Drew Eckl & Farnham is proud to announce that Paul W. Burke has been chosen by his peers as one of the “World’s Leading Lawyers” in the 2015 Insurance and Reinsurance Expert Guide, which is the international legal market’s leading guide to the top legal practitioners advising on insurance and reinsurance law.
Expert Guides methodology consists of sending over 4,000 questionnaires to senior practitioners or in-house counsel involved in each practice area in over 80 jurisdictions, asking them to nominate leading practitioners based on their work and reputation. The results are analyzed and screened for any bias, then discussed and refined with advisers in legal centers worldwide.
Paul W. Burke has been practicing law for 30 years and has extensive experience in commercial and civil litigation including first party insurance coverage, creditor litigation and cargo litigation. Mr. Burke serves clients in sophisticated businesses throughout the southeast. He helps clients navigate conflict resolution with his extensive experience in jury trials in both state and federal courts and appellate courts throughout the southeast. He has taken and defended hundreds of depositions and on several occasions, has served as an expert witness in insurance coverage litigation. He is a frequent speaker for the ABA and PLRB and has also presented across the country for the National Institute of Restoration for the building industry.
Mr. Burke earned his CPCU in 2001 which is a professional designation in property-casualty insurance and risk management held by just over 1% of those in the insurance industry. He has been selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer in the area of insurance coverage.