Traub Lieberman Welcomes Three New Attorneys to Firm’s Chicago Office

Traub Lieberman is pleased to announce the addition of three new attorneys. The attorneys will be based in Traub Lieberman’s Chicago office and include partner: Dana A. Rice, and associates Adam P. Joffe and Abigail M. Afridi. All three attorneys joined Traub Lieberman from Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP.

“We’re deepening our bench, as our insurance coverage practice continues to grow. We’re very excited to have Dana, Adam and Abigail join the firm,” said Richard Traub, Founding Partner. “This new team brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that will serve as a catalyst in the practice’s continued expansion.”

The new attorneys include:

Dana A. Rice concentrates his practice on representing insurance companies in complex insurance coverage disputes involving claims throughout the United States. He handles all phases of coverage litigation, from the initial pleadings and discovery through dispositive motions and trial. Dana holds a J.D. from DePaul University College of Law, and a B.A from Michigan State University.

“Traub Lieberman is known throughout the insurance industry as a law firm that provides outstanding legal services, particularly in the areas of insurance coverage and bad faith litigation,” said Dana Rice. “The firm has enormous bench strength in these areas, making it an ideal fit for me and my team. We are extremely excited about the opportunity to add our over 25 years of experience representing insurers in complex coverage disputes to the firm’s national practice.” 

Adam P. Joffe focuses his practice in the area of insurance coverage. He councils and represents clients in complex coverage litigation involving a wide breadth of policy types. While in law school, Adam worked as an intern in the Department of Enforcement at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). He received his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law, and his B.A. from Washington University.

Abigail M. Afridi provides representation to insurance companies in complex insurance coverage disputes involving various types of policies, and is active in all phases of litigation coverage. She was recognized as an “Illinois Emerging Lawyer” by Leading Lawyers Magazine, 2017. Abigail received her J.D. from The John Marshall Law School, and B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.


About Traub Lieberman:

Traub Lieberman meets the diverse needs of the insurance industry, litigating in all manner of insurance coverage, as well as defending claims against insureds. The firm’s attorneys also defend financial advisors, counseling professionals, directors of corporations and product manufacturers. We serve multiple industries including: Architecture and Engineering, Automotive, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, Construction, Finance and Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality, Insurance and Risk Management, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences, Sports, Technology and Trucking. The firm has offices in New York (Hawthorne), New Jersey (Red Bank), Connecticut (Watertown), Illinois (Chicago), Florida (St. Petersburg and Palm Beach Gardens), and California (Los Angeles) in addition to a liaison office in London. For more information, please visit