Cozen O’Connor: Cozen O’Connor Expands Insurance Practice, Chicago Office with Hiring of Kamraczewski

Cozen O’Connor Expands Insurance Practice, Chicago Office with Hiring of Kamraczewski

Monday, May 12, 2014

Chicago, May 12, 2014 — With the recent addition of Kevin P. Kamraczewski as a member, Cozen O’Connor has significantly added to the strength of its Global Insurance Group and its Chicago office, where he will be resident. Kamraczewski was formerly a partner at Dentons.

“As financial uncertainties around the world have impacted the insurance market, clients need the type of experienced, knowledgeable counsel that Cozen O’Connor has earned a global reputation for providing,” said Joseph A. Ziemianski, chair of the Global Insurance Group. “With Kevin’s broad experience in insurance-related counseling and litigation, he brings a tremendous depth and background to our firm and, adding to our internationally acclaimed coverage practice.”

Kamraczewski has spent 30 years representing insurers with complex coverage litigation matters around the United States. His practice includes class action litigation, commercial general liability, auto, umbrella and excess liability, directors and officers fiduciary, and other coverage matters. He has represented clients with large, complex disputes regarding financial and surety bonds and has handled many catastrophic claims for some of the country’s most devastating natural disasters, including Hurricanes Sandy and Katrina. His practice also involves environmental litigation and bankruptcy proceedings relating to the insolvency of chemical and asbestos companies.

Kamraczewski earned his J.D. from the University of Illinois and his A.B. with honors from the University of Chicago.

“From our office in Chicago, Cozen O’Connor represents clients across the Midwest, the United States and the world,” said Tia C. Ghattas, office managing partner. “We are pleased to welcome Kevin to our team, where he will enhance our presence.”

About Cozen O'Connor

Established in 1970, Cozen O'Connor has 575 attorneys who help clients manage risk and make better business decisions. The firm counsels clients on their most sophisticated legal matters in all areas of the law, including litigation, corporate, and regulatory law. Representing a broad array of leading global corporations and middle market companies, Cozen O'Connor serves its clients' needs through 23 offices across two continents.

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