Jack Vales


Jack Vales is co-leader of Dentons’ US Reinsurance practice.  He represents insurers and reinsurers in complex proceedings before arbitration panels and courts. Jack also counsels insurers on business and regulatory matters, with the support of Dentons’ global insurance team. Jack’s capabilities and experience have won him recognition in Chambers USA, Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers in America, with Chambers USA noting that clients describe Jack as “very analytical, organized, detail-oriented and a zealous advocate.”  Prior to entering private practice, Jack served four years in the US Army JAG Corps, where he successfully tried several cases to verdict as a trial counsel with the Army’s 10th Mountain Division.


Session Information:

Thursday, May 6th | 1:05 – 1:35 PM

General Session | Virtual Arbitrations: Temporary Solution or the New Normal (Part 1)
Second of a two-part panel, this session will look at virtual arbitrations from the how to effectively conduct a virtual arbitration, including
best practices and common pitfalls. Whether you are a Zoom neophyte or a Skype expert, this session will have something for everyone.

Moderator: Jack Vales, Dentons
Panel: Andrea Giannetta, Enstar US
Erika Lopes-McLeman, Dentons
Andrew Nadolna, JAMS