Mitchell L. Lathrop, C.Arb., FCIArb
has over 45 years of experience in the practice of law, and specialized knowledge in Insurance, Reinsurance, and Lawyers' Professional Responsibility
. For the past 30 years, Mr. Lathrop has served as a Mediator, Arbitrator and Expert Witness
in his fields of expertise. A seasoned trial lawyer, he brings his many years of practice to alternative dispute resolution.
Mr. Lathrop is admitted to practice in California, New York and the District of Columbia, as well as before the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second, Fifth, Ninth, Tenth, District of Columbia and Federal Circuits. He is also admitted in the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Central and Southern Districts of California, the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of New York, the Eastern District of Michigan, the Southern District of Texas, and the District of Columbia. Mr. Lathrop is a former Presiding Referee of the California State Bar Court.
Mr. Lathrop, Chartered Arbitrator and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, is available as a neutral or counsel for domestic and international arbitrations. He serves on the National Panel of the American Arbitration Association and is a Distinguished Neutral of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR), and a Certified Arbitrator of the AIDA Reinsurance and Insurance Arbitration Society - US (ARIAS-US). Mr. Lathrop is a member of the London Court of International Arbitration and also serves on the panels of arbitration organizations in Australia, Austria, Dubai, Egypt, India, Japan, Maylasia and Switzerland.
Areas of Expertise
- Reinsurance Law - Property and Casualty insurance
- Life, Accident and Health Insurance
- Treaty and Facultative Reinsurance
- Environmental Insurance
- Coverage Issues
- Lawyers' Professional Responsibility
Mitchell L. Lathrop
Whether you represent the insurer or the insured, the potential costs can run into the millions if your client is found liable. To help you effectively represent your client, this comprehensive, two-volume treatise will walk you through the complexities of environmental insurance coverage.