John Heintz has joined the Washington, DC, office of Dickstein Shapiro LLP as a partner in its insurance coverage practice.
Heintz was formerly chair of the insurance recovery and litigation group at the Washington, DC, office of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP.
With more than 30 years of experience, Heintz is experienced in complex litigation and handling a wide range of work, including coverage for asbestos, lead and environmental contamination, directors’ and officers’ liabilities, and medical product liability claims. He also has represented clients in securing coverage for first-party claims arising from September 11 and hurricane cases, class-action discrimination, and medical products liability matters.
Commenting on his new firm, Heintz says: “Dickstein Shapiro’s insurance coverage practice has a reputation for legal excellence, deep bench strength, and a distinction among general practice firms for its commitment to policyholders.”
He features in The International Who’s Who of Insurance & Reinsurance Lawyers.