Rhonda Tobin is co-chair of the Litigation Section and a member of the firm's Managing Committee. She concentrates her practice in the areas of insurance and reinsurance coverage, insurance bad faith and extracontractual liability, directors and officers liability, professional liability, and complex commercial litigation.
Ms. Tobin's insurance coverage practice includes the arbitration and litigation of a broad range of coverage issues under commercial, professional, directors and officers, and miscellaneous errors and omissions policies, including claims for insurance bad faith or extracontractual liability. Her insurance coverage practice also includes substantial experience in property claims-related litigation, including high-profile insurance coverage litigation arising out of the September 11 catastrophe.
Ms. Tobin's reinsurance experience includes the arbitration and litigation of reinsurance disputes related to property and casualty and workers' compensation reinsurance.
Her professional liability defense work includes defending claims against lawyers, accountants, insurance agents and brokers, financial planners, and other professionals. Ms. Tobin's complex commercial litigation practice includes contract disputes, business torts, and unfair and deceptive trade practice claims. She also has experience defending class actions, including a large class action in Connecticut and a national class action brought in Rhode Island.
Ms. Tobin has been included on the Connecticut Super Lawyers® list in the areas of Insurance Coverage, Business Litigation, and Professional Liability Defense since 2008 (Super Lawyers is a registered trademark of Key Professional Media, Inc.). She is a Fellow in the highly selective American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel.