Insurance vs. Reinsurance: 40/60%
Treaty vs. Facultative Reinsurance: 60/40%
Peter Bickford is an independent arbitrator and counselor to the insurance and reinsurance markets with over 40-years of industry experience. He has been an executive officer of both a life insurance company and of a property/casualty insurance and reinsurance facility (the New York Insurance Exchange) for which he had line responsibility for the contract and claims operations; was also the founder of a small boutique insurance and reinsurance law firm; and subsequently was the co-chair of the insurance corporate and regulatory group of a nationally recognized law firm. He has written and spoken on many insurance and reinsurance topics, primarily relating to regulatory and solvency issues. Peter has been an ARIAS-US certified arbitrator since 1997, a certified Umpire since 2009 and a certified neutral arbitrator as of 2020.