Honors and Awards

Kyle Brinkman and Omid Safa Named to Benchmark Litigation’s 40 & Under Hotlist

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Kyle P. Brinkman and Omid Safa, partners in the Firm’s nationally recognized Insurance Recovery group, have been named to Benchmark Litigation’s 40 & Under Hotlist 2020, which ranks attorneys aged 40 or younger who have been deemed the most promising rising talent in their respective litigation communities by peers and clients.

Now in its 13th year of publication, Benchmark Litigation identifies firms and attorneys who have displayed the ability to consistently handle complex, high-stakes cases in multiple jurisdictions, and who are consistently recommended within their business and legal communities for the quality of their litigation professionals and trial work.

About the 40 & Under Hotlist Honorees

Kyle Brinkman Headshot

Kyle P. Brinkman focuses his practice on representing corporate policyholders or their directors and officers in complex insurance coverage matters, from preemptive analysis of coverage for potential risks to advocacy, dispute resolution, litigation, and appeals. His clients have included regulated utilities, hospitality and entertainment industry companies, logistics companies, private equity firms, chemical, pharmaceutical, and other manufacturers, and individual directors and officers. He has been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers and a “New Generation Lawyer” by The Legal 500.

Omid Safa Headshot

Omid Safa represents policyholders in the financial services, manufacturing, technology, food and beverage, healthcare, defense, and sports/entertainment industries and dealt with claims under a wide array of insurance policies. In the last five years alone, Omid has helped clients secure insurance recoveries and judgments worth nearly $500 million. He has been named a “Rising Star” by Law360The National Law Journal, and Super Lawyers, as well as a “40 Under 40” by Washington Business Journal and “Next Generation Lawyer” by The Legal 500.