6143 186th Street, Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
One Battery Park Plaza, New York, NY 10004, USA
Jeanette L. Dixon is managing partner of the New York office of Manning & Kass. Ms. Dixon received her BA in social science legal studies/English from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1992 and her JD from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law in 1995. Ms. Dixon joins the firm with more than 14 years of experience within the areas of insurance coverage and defense. Ms. Dixon practices in the areas of employment law litigation, health care liability, insurance coverage, professional liability defense litigation, lawyers professional liability, miscellaneous professional liability, real estate E&O, financial services E&O, directors and officers liability, insurance agent E&O, complex general liability, condo/homeowner associations law (D&O), public officials E&O, school leaders E&O, and media/technology law, including cyberliability. On June 2, 2013, Ms. Dixon appeared as a legal analyst on Fox News Channel’s America\'s News Headquarters with Gregg Jarrett, wherein she participated in a live panel discussion regarding the admissibility of audio evidence against George Zimmerman in the Trayvon Martin murder case venued in Florida. She was also an active arbitrator on behalf of the New York State Small Claims Court for numerous years. Ms. Dixon is admitted to the State Bar of New York and the United States Supreme Court. She is also a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporation Counsel and Claims and Litigation Management Alliance.
4921 Memorial Hwy, Tampa, FL 33634, USA
Mr. Dutton obtained his doctorate of law in 1984 from Ohio Northern University, Pettit College of Law, which is one of the oldest law schools in the United States. During law school Mr. Dutton was honored on the Dean’s List during his second and third years of legal study. While in law school Mr. Dutton also received a diploma from the Institute of Comparative and International Law located at Oxford University in Oxford, England. During Mr. Dutton’s course of study at Ohio Northern University, he was a member of the editorial staff of the Ohio Northern University Law Review. While on the Ohio Northern University Law Review, Mr. Dutton published The Court Vetoes the Legislative Veto: Immigration and Naturalization Service v. Chadha, analyzing a landmark United States Supreme Court decision on bicameralism, the separation of powers doctrine and the Presentment Clause of the United States Constitution. Mr. Dutton was also selected to the Order of Barristers for having exhibited excellence and obtained high honor through the art of courtroom advocacy. Mr. Dutton also served as a justice on the law school’s Moot Court Executive Board, and was the justice in charge of the First Year Appellate Advocacy Program. While in law school, Mr. Dutton also participated in four national moot court competitions, including the Fall National Moot Court Competition, the Phillip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition (Best Written Memorial), and the Benton Privacy Law Competition (Team Coach). Additional achievements by Mr. Dutton while in law school included the authorship and publication of articles on constitutional law which have been published nationally, selection as research assistant to Professor Paul Edwards, and participation on the faculty hiring committee. For Mr. Dutton’s outstanding academic achievement in law school, he was selected to Who’s Who Among American Law Students. Prior to law school, Mr. Dutton’s Bachelor of Arts degree and graduate work was in the field of international relations and international affairs at Florida International University in Miami, Florida where he was born. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Dutton was a firefighter and paramedic with the City of Miami Beach in Miami Beach, Florida. While there Mr. Dutton became one of the first certified paramedics in the State of Florida. He also received a Certificate of Compliance for State Firefighter awarded by the State Fire Marshal’s Office. While serving as a paramedic, Mr. Dutton was also selected to the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team for the City of Miami Beach Police Department where he received training from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Army Special Forces in Urban Warfare. Mr. Dutton also received training in fire prevention and enforcement of fire codes and building codes during his education and experience as a firefighter. Professional organizations in which Mr. Dutton is a member include the American Bar Association, Defense Research Institute and the Florida Defense Lawyers Association where he serves as its Continuing Legal Education Chairperson. Mr. Dutton is a charter member of the Medical Claims Defense Network and has served on its board of directors.
1350 Aldrich Road, Lincoln, NE 68510
Insurance Regulatory Law Ann Frohman specializes in insurance regulatory law, bringing almost three decades of experience in designing an advocacy approach for corporate client needs when it comes to seeking insurance department approvals on applications, filings, reporting and corporate matters. In addition, as a former insurance commissioner and state insurance department general counsel, Ann Frohman maneuvers the insurance regulatory system with a national practice providing representation on matters before the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on model law and policy. At the forefront of the issues, Ann has deep networks in insurance regulation to bring perspective to client expectations and timelines by bridging political, regulatory and communication barriers.
745 Fort Street, 1550, Honolulu, HI 96813
Mr. Gallagher attended University of Notre Dame School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 1980. After law school, Mr. Gallagher went on to take the Hawaii and the Illinois State Bars and is admitted to practice in both states. Mr. Gallagher’s area of practice primarily are insurance defense and insurance law litigation; however, Mr. Gallagher also has jury trial experience brain damage claims, psychiatric claims, personal injury, insurance fraud, premises liability and commercial general liability claims. Mr. Gallagher is associated with many professional organizations and associations including the Hawaii State Bar Association and Illinois Bar Association (inactive). He is also on the Board of Directors of the Hawaii Defense Association and is also a member of the Hawaii Federal District Court Bar Association. He is also a member of the Defense Research Institute and serves as a member of the Insurance Law Committee of the Defense Research Institute.