Allen E. Sattler, Non-Equity Partner

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Mendes is one of the largest firms in the country entirely devoted to the practice of insurance law.

Allen joined Mendes in 2006.  His practice is focused on insurance and reinsurance litigation and arbitrations.  Allen has represented insurance companies located in the United States and Europe.  His coverage litigation experience includes issues pertaining to pollution, professional liability, transportation, specie, and property coverage disputes.  When coverage has been accepted by the insurer, Allen has represented assureds in the defense of disputes through the process of mediation and litigation, on issues involving general liability, health care liability, construction liability, labor law liability, premises liability, and automobile liability.  Allen also has extensive experience with representing reinsurers in the London Market on arbitrations and litigation involving a broad range of subject matters and issues, including with respect to reinsurance disputes of underlying asbestos matters, pollution matters, and child abuse personal injury claims.
Allen also spent several months on secondment in London with a Lloyd’s syndicate, where he worked alongside the in-house legal team, the claims team, and with various underwriters.
Allen earned his Juris Doctor at Saint Louis University School of Law, during which time he excelled academically and pursued a myriad of opportunities to develop his career and litigation experience.  He was involved with Public Law Review, Moot Court, and Trial Advocacy.  He also performed two judicial internships, one with United States District Court Judge Michael Mihm in the Central District of Illinois, and the other with the Honorable Roy Richter in the Missouri Court of Appeals.
Allen is licensed to practice law in New York State, and is a member of the American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, and ARIAS.