Andrea R. Shiffman Associate




Andrea Shiffman has experience defending insurance companies in the areas of general liability, including commercial and retail, and asbestos and environmental exposures. She focuses her practice on complex insurance coverage matters and is experienced in reinsurance matters. Andrea has represented certain underwriters at Lloyd’s of London in various aspects of insurance business such as claims analysis and coverage disputes. 

Andrea also counsels carriers in many capacities, reports on coverage issues, and drafts coverage opinions and coverage position reports. Her experience defending personal injury claims and manufacturer, premises and homeowner liability claims enhances her knowledge in the field. She also has significant experience handling assault and slip-and-fall cases and claims arising under maritime law. 

Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Andrea worked as a claims analyst in AIG’s Toxic Tort Department where she defended asbestos manufacturers, distributors and premises owners.