ELLEN M. DUNN is co-leader of the firm’s Insurance Litigation group and has 25 years of experience representing life, health and property casualty insurers in litigation, regulatory investigations, administrative hearings and compliance matters, including privacy and data security. She has extensive experience with internal investigations, policyholder and shareholder class actions, insurance insolvencies, complex contractual disputes and commercial arbitrations.
Ellen regularly represents insurers before state insurance departments and in investigations and inquiries by state attorneys general, particularly in connection with market conduct and other compliance issues.
Formerly co-head of another global law firm’s U.S. Litigation practice, Ellen also served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the Banca Nazionale Del Lavoro (Iraqgate) investigation for the U.S. Department of Justice.
Ellen has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America for her work in Insurance Law since 2018.
Admissions & Certifications
- U.S. Supreme Court
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
- U.S. District Court, E.D. of New York
- U.S. District Court, S.D. of New York
- New York
- The University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1992
- Princeton University, A.B., 1985 (cum laude)