Reed Smith is proud to announce that Amber Finch, a partner in firm’s Insurance Recovery Group and managing partner of its Los Angeles office, is being featured in Lawyers of Color’s Power Issue.

Rechtsanwälte: Amber S. Finch

Amber has used her litigation background to lessen liability and apply insurance coverage for a litany of clients from start-up businesses to middle market and Fortune 500. More recently, she represents companies in connection with business income interruption and property damage losses arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, and aviation businesses in connection with losses arising out of the Russia-Ukraine conflict.

Since joining the firm in 2011, Finch became a go-to lawyer for creating effective risk management solutions. She helps companies manage risk by negotiating broader insurance coverage on the front end, negotiating insurance and indemnity provisions in deal contracts, assisting with tender and collection on insurance and indemnity claims, and litigating insurance and indemnity disputes. She has significant experience in standard first-party and third-party insurance policies, as well as specialty policies, emerging industries and disruptive technologies.

Finch is a past president of the Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles, Inc. She is currently a board member the University of Southern California Gould School of Law’s Board of Councilors. She also served as an adjunct professor at the University of Southern California Gould School of Law.

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