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FREEHILL PREVAILS AT TRIAL ON $1.2M CLAIM FOR INSURANCE COVERAGE

October 3, 2018 On September 30, 2018 Judge Azrack of the U.S. District Court form the Eastern District of New York issued a decision finding insurance coverage under a policy of hull and P&I insurance and awarding our client recovery of its full claims, totaling. $1,197,195.64. In Atlantic Specialty Insurance...
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CLIENT ALERT: U.S. EXTENDS DEADLINE FOR RUSAL WIND-DOWN PERIOD

September 27, 2018 In our Client Alert of April 12, 2018, we reported that on April 6, 2018, the United States Office of Foreign Asset Controls (“OFAC”) designated 12 Russian companies, including United Company Rusal PLC (“Rusal”) to the U.S. Specially Designated Nationals List (“SDN List”). Rusal is one of...
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FREEHILL OFFERS ASSOCIATE POSITION

Freehill, with a growing maritime and non-maritime personal injury defense practice, seeks an associate with litigation experience to work in both personal injury defense and in the firm’s general maritime practice. Valued experience includes taking/defending depositions, writing briefs, arguing motions and participating in trials. Candidates must be admitted in New...
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FREEHILL PARTNER JAN GISHOLT ELECTED

In June 2018 Jan Gisholt was elected to the position of Vice-Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Norwegian Seamen’s Church in New York. A Board member for the past six years, Jan previously held the position of Treasurer.