Jones Day partner Richard DeNatale named as Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

Richard DeNatale, a partner in Jones Day's Insurance Recovery Practice, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation (ABF). Mr. DeNatale was nominated by his peers in his area of practice and was elected by the ABF's Board of Directors. Membership in the Fellows is limited to one percent of the lawyers admitted to practice in the United States.

Mr. DeNatale is one of the nation's leading attorneys in the field of cyber insurance. He has been retained to handle insurance claims for more than 80 cyberattacks, data breaches, and ransomware incidents, including some of the largest in history. He frequently advises clients on ways to strengthen their cyber insurance coverage, and is the author of the chapter on cyber insurance for a reference guide on data breach investigations.

Based in Jones Day's San Francisco Office, Mr. DeNatale has more than 25 years of experience handling a wide range of coverage disputes and litigation for corporate policyholders in the technology, retail, energy, health care, and manufacturing sectors. He is also a veteran trial lawyer who has tried more than 15 cases and won jury verdicts on coverage and bad faith claims

Founded in 1952, the ABF is a non-profit organization and research institute for the empirical study of law in the United States. The Fellows of the ABF is a global honorary society of lawyers, judges, law faculty, and legal scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the profession and service to society.

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