Legal 500 Recognizes James Rubin as 2017 Elite Leading Individual

CHICAGO, June 1, 2017 – Butler Rubin founding partner James Rubin has been recognized in the 2017 edition of The Legal 500 United States as an “elite” Leading Individual in Insurance: Advice to Insurers: Reinsurance.

Rubin is a founding partner of Butler Rubin and co-head of the firm’s reinsurance litigation and arbitration practice. In addition to the Legal 500, he has been cited for excellence by Chambers USA, Leading Lawyers, Illinois Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, Lawdragon’s Leading 500 Lawyers, and Legal Media Group’s Top 25 American Insurance/Reinsurance Lawyers, among other accolades.

The Legal 500 US is an independent guide to “the pre-eminent firms in the world’s strongest and most competitive legal market.” Its recommendations reflect the views of thousands of corporate counsel who are interviewed by the publication’s editors. More than 250,000 corporate counsel have been surveyed and interviewed globally in the past 12 months. The Legal 500 is an independent guide, and firms and individuals are recommended purely on merit.

Formed in 1980, Chicago-based Butler Rubin assists clients nationally and internationally in complex business disputes, including antitrust law, class actions, defense of corporate directors and officers, labor and employment law, reinsurance, insurance, healthcare litigation, and insolvency.