Deidre B. Derrig

Deidre Derrig is corporate counsel with Allstate Insurance Company in Northbrook, Illinois. She joined Allstate in 1989 and provided legal services to the company’s Reinsurance Division, which was sold in 1996 to SCOR Reinsurance Company. After serving as an assistant vice president and associate general counsel at SCOR, she returned to Allstate in 1999. Since 2006, Deidre has been involved with the negotiation, placement, and execution of Allstate’s Catastrophe Reinsurance Program. In that role, she has gained experience in catastrophe reinsurance bonds, side-car arrangements, and fully collateralized catastrophe reinsurance placements. She is also involved with regulatory oversight of the program, including statutory reinsurance credit issues.