Mike Lewis has over twenty-one years' experience in the legal industry, primarily dealing with insurance issues. As a practicing attorney, he has advised clients in the London insurance market over the past fifteen years concerning insurance coverage and underlying claim issues arising from areas including professional liability, securities class actions, ERISA, bankruptcy, SIPC, financial industry and regulatory investigations. Prior to establishing his own firm, Mr Lewis was a Partner in Duane Morris LLP. Prior to Duane Morris, Mr Lewis was associated with Seward & Kissel in New York and Robinson & Cole and Silver, Golub & Teitell in Stamford Connecticut. Mr Lewis is admitted to practice law before the state bars of New York and Connecticut and various federal district courts. Mr Lewis is a graduate of the United States Military Academy (West Point), B.S.; and the Columbia University School of Law, J.D. Prior to becoming a Lawyer, Mr Lewis served as an officer in the United States Army.
Managing Director, CF1AR
Mark Turner, has over eighteen years' experience in the UK insurance industry. Starting his career with SBJ Global Risks, before moving to Besso Insurance Group in the year 2000, Mr Turner has previously specialized in Professional Liability and placement of Insurance for U.S. law firms. Departing Besso as a Director in 2015, Mr Turner brings his professional experience and commercial expertise to the MGU as head of North American distribution. Mr Turner continues to travel extensively throughout the U.S. and also serves in an advisory capacity for a network of U.S. law firms and commercial clients in procurement of London Market Insurance services.
Head of Financial Lines
Michael has over eighteen years' experience in the London insurance market. Beginning his career as a graduate at JLT Risk Solutions Ltd, broking positions included Credit insurance, Fine Art & Specie, Professional Indemnity and Warranties & Indemnities. Broking roles also held include an AVP position at Marsh FINPRO, broking Commercial D&O and Financial Institutions product lines in the UK, international and North American markets. Michael's underwriting career began at Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe, where he held the position of Senior Financial lines Underwriter, underwriting Commercial D&O and Financial institutions products in the UK and international markets. Michael joined the Financial Lines team of Nexus Underwriting Ltd in October, 2010 holding the position of Head of Financial Institutions prior to leaving in 2015.