Edward Hayum

Of Counsel

New York

(212) 908-1232

(212) 509-9492

Edward Hayum concentrates his practice in high value and complex litigation, general corporate litigation, and appellate practice work, frequently handling matters that are both technically and legally complex.

Edward routinely counsels clients in matters involving the entire gamut of corporate litigation issues, both substantive and procedural, and with regard to appellate issues and strategy.  He regularly handles appeals in both state and federal courts.

Edward received his Bachelor of Science degree from the City College of the City University of New York in 1963, a master's degree from Harvard University in 1964, and his J.D., summa cum laude, from New York Law School in 1985, where he was a Notes and Comments Editor on the Law Review.




Winter 2009 [Insurance Coverage Observer]

January 29, 2009

In this issue, we identify key coverage developments from the year 2008. We summarize recent court decisions dealing with coverage for toxic torts, environmental losses, construction defect and property losses. We also address new decisions in the areas of insolvency and reinsurance.

Insurance Coverage Observer [Winter 2008]

February 26, 2008

In this issue, we consider a number of emerging issues and also identify key developments in coverage in 2007. We summarize new court decisions dealing with toxic torts, environmental coverage, insolvency and regulatory issues, and construction defect. We feature a key construction defect coverage case in Illinois with important implications. We address global warming in the context of directors with officers liability coverage. Finally, we discuss the emerging areas of fax blast and food contamination, and the impact of the reauthorization of TRIA.

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  • New York Law School, J.D., summa cum laude, 1985
  • Harvard University, M.A., 1964
  • City College of New York, B.S., 1963
  • New York
  • New York Court of Appeals
  • New York Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court -- Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court -- Southern District of New York
  • American Bar Association