Amy Blumenthal to Present at CLM Focus Conference in ChicagoNews | September 13, 2021
Amy Blumenthal, a partner and insurance litigator in Kutak Rock’s Philadelphia office, will present at the CLM Focus conference in Chicago in a session titled “Challenges and Duties for Design Professionals During COVID-19 and Catastrophic Events” on Tuesday, October 19 at 4:30 p.m. CDT.
The CLM Focus conference offers a specific attention to various content designed to address the most pressing professional needs. A wide range of important issues will be covered during the interactive sessions where attendees both in-person and virtually will participate alongside a cohort of like-minded professionals.
Ms. Blumenthal will address common questions in the field concerning construction and its delay due to COVID-19 requirements. Additionally, she will discuss the direction needed to be given to insureds before a catastrophic event and the duties insurance professionals have when there isn’t an actual contract that delineates the duties. Speakers joining Ms. Blumenthal on the panel include Samantha Gottlieb of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, Gary Strong of Gfeller Laurie LLP and Guy Hollingsworth of Hanover Insurance Company.
Amy Blumenthal actively represents insurance companies in coverage-related litigation, and contractors in construction-related disputes and personal injury defense matters. She is also experienced in handling employment discrimination matters and in counseling clients relative to employee discipline and performance management. In addition, Ms. Blumenthal has been involved in the national defense of clients on mass tort claims, including asbestos and benzene matters.