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Bullivant Highly Recommended as a Leading Firm in Chambers USA 2020 Survey

Thursday, April 23, 2020
Contact: Irina Belova
Director of Marketing & Business Development, 503.499.4481

Bullivant attorneys Andrew Downs and Thomas Hutchinson have been recognized as ranked lawyers in the latest edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2020). Andrew Downs is ranked in California in the area of insurance law and Thomas Hutchinson is ranked in Oregon in the area of general commercial litigation.

The Chambers guide, described as the most renowned legal directory in the world, showcases the proficiency of the nation's attorneys across a variety of practice areas. According to Chambers, Bullivant is known for our "established presence on the West Coast representing insurers in high-value disputes, including umbrella and excess liability and extra-contractual litigation. Strong expertise in builder's risk, auto insurance and first-party property claims as well as a niche specialty in marine insurance. Also adept at advising insurers on regulatory matters. Experienced advocates in trial settings, as well as in mediation and arbitration."

The guide calls out Bullivant Houser Bailey PC as a firm whose "lawyers are not only knowledgeable but also personable" and "meet our expectations and deliver positive results."

In California, Downs continues to be identified as a key individual for the eleventh consecutive year. Clients said in this edition that Downs "provides excellent practical advice and appreciates strategy." According to Chambers, Downs "is highly sought after by carriers for his capabilities in a number of areas, including construction liability and bad faith claims."

In Oregon, Hutchinson is recognized by his clients as being "a prepared and thoughtful attorney." "Hutchinson leverages his background in accounting when representing clients from the financial services sector in business litigation," reported Chambers.

About Bullivant Houser Bailey PC

Bullivant Houser Bailey PC represents clients nationwide who rely upon our success as trial lawyers, our practical business advice and our expertise in insurance coverage. While we practice out of offices in the western U.S., our reputation is respected nationally, where we have managed client needs across many jurisdictions. Our clients tell us that our legal talents are matched by the service we provide them. Learn more at www.bullivant.com.