PRLog - June 16, 2014 - MIAMI -- Ronald L. Kammer, the Partner-in-Charge of the Coral Gables/Miami office of the national law firm of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP and co-leader of the firm’s Specialty Litigation Department, has been elected as a Fellow to the American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel (ACCEC) by its Board of Regents.
Ronald L. Kammer
Established in 2012, the ACCEC is composed of preeminent coverage and extracontractual counsel in the United States and Canada, representing the interests of both insurers and policyholders. The College is focused on the creative, ethical and efficient adjudication of insurance coverage and extra-contractual disputes, peer-provided scholarship, professional coordination and the improvement of the relationship between and among its diverse members. Through its Board of Directors and its working committees, the College shall engage in a wide range of activities designed to promote those goals, in addition to improving the civility and the quality of the practice of insurance law.
Kammer focuses on the representation of insurers nationally. He has been involved in many significant cases that interpreted an insurance company’s duty to defend and indemnify, breach of policy conditions, claims involving bad faith and unfair and deceptive trade practices, as well as coverage obligations for construction defect, pollution, trademark and patent infringement claims. Kammer regularly provides advice to insurance carriers and policyholders on issues involving policy interpretation, claims handling practice and procedures, and the drafting of insurance policy provisions. Kammer also practices in general civil litigation including commercial litigation.
Kammer currently serves as National Co-Chair of the American Bar Association's Trial Evidence Committee and is a past National Co-Chair of the American Bar Association’
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a full-service national law firm providing coordinated legal services across the United States, as well as regionally and locally. Hinshaw lawyers represent businesses, governmental entities and individuals in complex litigation, regulatory and transactional matters. Founded in 1934, the firm has approximately 500 attorneys in 22 offices located in Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, Rhode Island and Wisconsin. For more information, please visit: www.HinshawLaw.com.