Robert Kole

Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP

Rob Kole is a partner in the Insurance & Reinsurance Group of Choate, Hall & Stewart. He has argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First, Second, Fifth, Ninth and Eleventh Circuits, as well as various state appeals courts, in connection with insurance and reinsurance disputes. Rob has successfully litigated opioid coverage cases via trial, summary judgment and federal and state appellate review.

Rob’s practice focuses on reinsurance arbitration, litigation and complex claim analysis on behalf of cedents and reinsurers, and insurance litigation, arbitration, alternative dispute resolution and coverage analyses on behalf of insurance companies, involving pharmaceutical products, asbestos, hazardous waste, toxic tort, workers compensation, catastrophe bonds, D&O, E&O, personal and advertising injury, property and hurricane-related losses.   In 2017, Rob was elected as a Fellow of the “American College Of Coverage And Extracontractual Counsel.” Rob is listed as a leading lawyer for insurance in Chambers USA. He is recognized in The Legal 500 as a leading lawyer for Insurance and has been elected to the 2017 World’s Leading Insurance and Reinsurance Lawyers by Who’s Who’s Legal.