Ronald Lepinskas


  • Ronald Lepinskas
  • Phone: +1 312 499 0136
    Fax: +1 312 873 3890

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    190 South LaSalle Street, Suite 3700
    Chicago, IL 60603-3433

Ronald M. Lepinskas is a highly experienced litigator with experience in the areas of reinsurance coverage, class action defense, general liability, securities law, RICO actions, accounting disputes, mass torts, intellectual property, antitrust, Section 1983, environmental pollution, and business torts.

Mr. Lepinskas previously served as Global Casualty & Liability Claims Manager for General Re Corporation, where he oversaw professional lines, general casualty lines and workers’ compensation involving thousands of claims valued at several billion dollars.

Mr. Lepinskas received his J.D. degree, with honors, from the University of Chicago Law School, where he served on the Law Review and was also a Patiño Fellow. He is also a summa cum laude graduate of Dartmouth College.

Areas of Practice

  • Reinsurance Coverage

  • Class Action Defense

  • General Liability


  • Illinois


  • University of Chicago Law School, J.D., with honors, 1993
    Law Review
  • Dartmouth College, B.A., summa cum laude, 1989


  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Partner, 2018-present

  • Vocke Law Group
    - Partner, 2016-2017

  • General Re Corporation
    - Global Casualty Claims Manager, 2014-2016

  • DLA Piper
    - Partner, 2008-2014

  • Lord, Bissell & Brook
    - Associate/Partner, 1999-2008

Professional Activities

  • Illinois Bar Association

  • American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel
    - Past Member

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Panelist, "Legal Trends Panel – Major Changes that will Impact the Insurance and Reinsurance Industry,"  RAA Re Underwriting Seminar,  Warwick Hotel, New York, September 6, 2018

  • “Regulatory Activism and its Impact on the Insurance Industry,” CLE Presentation to Swiss Re, Armonk, New York, April 18, 2018

  • Speaker, "Disruption through the Value Chain," Executive Roundtable Seminar & Board of Governors Meeting, Dana Point, California, February 11-13, 2018