Maryann Taylor’s practice concentrates on reinsurance and regulatory matters, including coverage, transactional and dispute resolution. She has over 20 years of reinsurance arbitration experience involving a broad array of coverages, such as workers’ compensation and occupational accident, professional liability and all forms of property and casualty business. Ms. Taylor has arbitrated and litigated claims ranging from the validity of the acts of 9/11 as vandalism, to fraud and misrepresentation claims giving rise to rescission, as well as environmental, asbestos and clergy sexual misconduct claims and claims involving allocation and occurrence issues.
On the reinsurance transactional side, Ms. Taylor has drafted and participated in negotiations of diverse types of treaty wording, facultative, fronting and retrocession agreements, loss portfolio transfers and managing general agents agreements.
Complementing her reinsurance background, Ms. Taylor has counseled accident and health and property and casualty company clients in insurance regulatory matters ranging from formation and licensing, compliance matters, mergers, acquisitions, surplus lines status and tax issues.
Association of Insurance and Reinsurance Run-Off Companies
Vice Chair of Publication Committee
Association of Professional Insurance Women
Pro Bono Counsel
Amercian Bar Association
Alternative Dispute Resolution Commercial and Business Litigation Insurance Auditing Services Insurance Bankruptcy Practice Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation Insurance Regulation and Compliance Reinsurance
Two World Financial Center
225 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10281
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
Montclair State College 1985, B.S.
Hofstra University School of Law
1991, J.D., Hofstra Law Review