The Public Law Practice Group represents numerous insurers and related entities in regulatory affairs before the Ohio Department of Insurance and other state departments of insurance across the country.

Benesch’s regulatory practice is built on a solid foundation. We believe education is the most important aspect of our services. We advocate on behalf of the client to bring their perspective to the regulatory process. In turn, we educate the client to assist with regulatory compliance. Through our experience we have established strong working relationships with regulators throughout Ohio and the country. Benesch has represented numerous companies in a regulatory capacity, including health insurers, managed care organizations, title insurance companies, medical professional liability insurance companies and other entities.

Benesch has represented clients in the following matters:

  • Regulatory representation of large, multi-state insurers
  • Licensing of insurers and other entities
  • Formation of domestic property and casualty companies
  • Mergers and acquisitions among managed care organizations
  • Liquidation or dissolution of insurers and similar entities
  • Admission of assets
  • Investigation of marketing and sales practices
  • Insurance Department legislation and regulations

Our legislative representation includes:

  • Technical expertise in drafting bills, resolutions and amendments
  • Expert testimony that provides meaningful input and an understanding of the political environment
  • Effective advocacy materials
  • Over 100 years of combined experience and relationships with legislators and executive branch officials
  • Insightful research and analysis of legislative issues
  • Successful coalition building
  • Complete management of Political Action Committees from the initial start-up to on-going compliance requirements