Brian Reeve* is a partner in the Banking, Lending & Specialty Finance Group at Cassels and serves as Chair of the firm’s Insurance & Reinsurance Group. Brian’s practice focuses on the regulation and corporate governance of insurance companies. He has been a special advisor to both the Ontario and Federal Ministries of Finance on insurance matters. Brian has served on the boards of several Canadian insurance companies, as well as being the Chief Agent in Canada for a number of foreign insurers. He has frequently spoken and published papers on various matters relating to insurance and corporate law. Brian’s clients include property and casualty insurers, life insurers, reinsurers and insurance brokers. He has also advised on the formation of captive insurance companies as well as various types of self-insured and risk retention structures. Brian’s practice involves a variety of different types of work, including mergers and acquisitions, licensing of foreign insurers in Canada, distribution issues and product development.
Brian is listed as a leader in his field by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Best Lawyers in Canada, and Chambers Canada in which clients note that “he has connections around the world and is a very strategic advisor.”
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