Rich J. Fidei
Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig, P.A.
Rich J. Fidei is a shareholder in Greenberg Traurig's Insurance Regulatory and Transactions Practice Group and Government Law & Policy Group in Fort Lauderdale and Tallahassee.
Rich focuses his practice on national insurance regulatory, transactional and compliance matters. He represents a wide variety of insurance entities, including insurance companies, health plans, reinsurers, producers, TPA’s and others in connection with any matter that involves a state department of insurance or federal insurance issue.
Rich is experienced in the formation, licensure and capitalization of insurers, business expansion activities, financial and market conduct examinations, reinsurance and alternate risk transfer mechanisms, product filings, NAIC and NCOIL public policy developments, as well as many other operational and regulatory issues applicable to insurance entities. He has also been involved in numerous merger and acquisition tranactions involving insurance groups over many years.
Rich is a member of a variety of insurance-related professional organizations and associations. Since 2010, Rich has served as the National Counsel for the Association of Insurance Compliance Professionals. He also serves as National Counsel for the International Assocation of Insurance Receivers. Rich serves in leadership roles for several national insurance trade associations and is a frequent national speaker and author on a variety of emerging insurance issues.
Rich is Rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell and is listed in the Top Lawyers Section of South Florida Legal Guide. He is currently listed among Best's Recommended Insurance Attorneys and in 2016 as a team member in BTI Power Rankings, which ranked Greenberg Traurig among “The 16 Strongest Firms for ‘Go-To- Outside Counsel’ Insurance Work.” Rich is also ranked in Chambers USA Guide and listed in Florida Super Lawyers in 2017.