Gary Gassman

Cozen O'Connor

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Cozen O'Connor



Gary practices in the areas of insurance coverage counseling and litigation with a concentration on D&O liability, professional liability, employment practices liability, commercial general liability and reinsurance.  He serves as national coverage counsel for a number of insurance companies in the management of D&O and professional liability claims and litigation.  Gary has represented insurers and reinsurers in domestic and international arbitration and in general business and compliance matters.  He also engages in insurance policy, application and endorsement interpretation and drafting and has conducted numerous claim, system and underwriting audits for various reinsurers.
Gary speaks at insurance coverage seminars throughout the country and is active in several legal organizations. He has taught legal writing as an adjunct professor of law and regularly publishes in the area of corporate governance, securities laws, and international and domestic D&O exposures and trends.  He also serves on his firm’s diversity committee.

Gary has chaired a number of ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section committees, is a graduate of the TIPS Leadership Academy, and current serves as a TIPS Council member. In August 2017, Gary will begin his term as TIPS Diversity Officer.


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