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Robinson+Cole Litigation Section co-chair and Managing Committee member Rhonda J. Tobin was selected by Business Insurance for inclusion in its 2020 “Women to Watch” recognition, which showcases an outstanding group of female executives in the insurance and risk management sector.

Now in its 15th year, the awards honor 50 women annually from around the globe who have been selected through a rigorous nomination process focusing on expertise, leadership qualities and achievements. Ms. Tobin was chosen from hundreds of nominations to be featured in a winner profile published in the December issue of Business Insurance, along with recognition during the publication’s virtual Women to Watch Conference and Awards Ceremony on December 10, 2020.

Ms. Tobin has represented insurance companies for almost 30 years in litigation of disputes involving insurance and reinsurance coverage, insurance bad faith and extracontractual liability, and professional liability. She is one of six Connecticut attorneys named as a Fellow in the American College of Coverage Counsel, the preeminent association of lawyers who represent the interests of insurers and policyholders. Ms. Tobin has also been listed as one of the Top 250 Women Litigators in the United States and a Local Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation. In June, Ms. Tobin was selected by the Hartford Business Journal for inclusion in its 2020 “Women in Business” recognition. She was among 15 honorees who demonstrate business success, confidence in themselves and their organizations, and a strong track record of professional leadership.

The Business Insurance is a singular, authoritative news and information source for executives focused upon insurance, risk management, risk transfer and risk financing. The publication’s Women to Watch awards program highlights the achievements of female leaders in the insurance sector to celebrate their success and promote gender diversity in the industry.

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