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Wiley Rein's Insurance Practice Expands with the Addition of Litigator Benjamin Eggert

January 2, 2009

Wiley Rein LLP is pleased to announce that Benjamin Eggerthas joined Wiley Rein as a partner in its prominent Insurance practice.  Mr. Eggert, whose practice focuses on complex insurance coverage litigation, provides strategic advice to clients on a broad range of insurance coverage issues, including professional liability, general liability and bad faith matters.  He litigates matters in federal and state trial, intermediate appellate and supreme courts in jurisdictions nationwide.  Mr. Eggert comes to Wiley Rein from Ross, Dixon & Bell's Washington, DC office. 

Professional Liability Practice chair Daniel J. Standish commented, "We are delighted to welcome Ben to Wiley Rein.  In joining our team, Ben adds considerable depth to our extensive capabilities and our ability to provide exemplary counsel to insurers.  He is a top-notch addition to the group."

Mr. Eggert received his J.D. and his undergraduate degree, with distinction, from the University of Virginia.  He can be reached at 202.719.7336 or beggert@wileyrein.com.