Bland & Sorkin, P.C. Innovative legal solutions for your business and insurance needs

Principal Attorney Profiles

Richard W.E. Bland

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Richard Bland’s practice is focused in the areas of insurance and business law. He provides advice to insurance companies, including traditional insurance companies, reciprocals, exchanges, mutuals, risk retention groups, captives, and alternative risk transfer vehicles. In addition, his practice includes the organization, licensure, acquisition, sale, capitalization and restructuring of insurance companies.

Richard also has considerable experience representing a broad array of other businesses and professionals.

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Scott J. Sorkin

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Scott Sorkin concentrates his practice in the areas of insurance regulation and corporate matters.  His practice consists primarily of the representation of insurance companies, including traditional insurance companies, stock companies, mutuals, reciprocals, exchanges, risk retention groups, captives, group self-insurance trusts, and other alternative risk transfer vehicles.  He also represents brokers, agents, management companies and other regulated entities and professionals.  He provides daily guidance to his clients on a number of regulatory, corporate, transactional, and insurance coverage matters.

Scott has considerable experience and regularly assists insurance clients with obtaining approval of their rates and forms and other regulatory filings, market conduct compliance, and resolving compliance issues with the Virginia Bureau of Insurance.  Scott’s practice also includes representing insurers in corporate and significant transaction matters, including organization and licensure, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and conversions, insurance company taxation, reinsurance, loss portfolio transfers, and corporate governance.

Scott also has considerable experience representing a broad array of other businesses and professionals in regulatory compliance, corporate matters and significant transactions, including business planning, mergers and acquisitions, business sales, physician contracts, employment, financing, real estate, non-competition agreements, tax-exempt bond financings, tax, and other matters.

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Insurance Regulatory Practice Captive Insurance Companies Stock Form of Insurance Company Property and Casualty Insurance Companies Life and Health Insurance Companies Reciprocal Exchange Form of Insurance Company Mutual Form of Insurance Company Enhanced Mutual Form of Insurance Company