Fred W. Reinke, a partner in Mayer Brown’s Washington DC office, is the US head of insurance litigation for the firm’s global Insurance Industry Group. Legal 500 2012 recommends him for complex litigation and class actions and specifically identified Mayer Brown’s US insurance litigation practice as one of the leading insurance litigation groups in the country.
Fred handles complex international commercial and class action litigation, particularly on behalf of major European insurance/reinsurance companies and financial institutions. He counsels clients on insurance and reinsurance coverage disputes, governmental and internal corporate investigations, class action defense, banking and other financial transaction-related litigation, civil antitrust litigation, personal jurisdiction defense and appellate matters. He also has conducted numerous internal corporate investigations and guided directors of public and private companies on corporate governance matters and investigations involving various governmental entities, including the SEC, the Department of Justice, the Department of Labor and the Department of Commerce.
Fred has extensive experience in advising and representing French and German companies and banks on a wide array of legal issues in the United States. He is fluent in German.