Honors and Awards

Linda Kornfeld Named a 2022 Leader of Influence: Litigators & Trial Attorneys by Los Angeles Business Journal

Los Angeles Business Journal

Blank Rome partner Linda Kornfeld, who also serves as co-chair of the firm's Insurance Recovery practice group, has been named a 2022 Leader of Influence: Litigators & Trial Attorneys by the Los Angeles Business Journal

This year's honorees include "the very best litigators and trial attorneys in the region" who are the "trusted advisors you want in your corner in court." In the annual supplement, each honoree is recognized with a brief profile that highlights details about their careers and recent successes they’ve achieved.

To view the 2022 Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Attorneys supplement, please click here.

Linda's honoree profile, as published in the Los Angeles Business Journal, is copied in full below.

Linda Kornfeld
Partner; Co-Chair, Insurance Recovery Practice
Blank Rome LLP


Linda Kornfeld, Blank Rome partner and co-chair of its nationally-recognized Insurance Recovery practice, is a member of the ultra-elite club of insurance recovery specialists. She is at the top of the highly competitive, male-dominated insurance policyholder bar – one of only six women ranked nationally by Chambers USA. Kornfeld has more than 25 years of experience representing corporate policyholders in high-stakes litigation, recovering hundreds of millions of dollars for her clients. She is well-known for her innovative approach, having often set precedents in court.

Kornfeld handles coverage matters that are frequently in the news, including data breaches, child sex abuse cases, wildfires, and other natural disasters. She and her team have reviewed hundreds of business interruption policies and developed nuanced arguments supporting coverage for businesses’ multibillion-dollar losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. She has developed some of the most cutting-edge legal theories favoring coverage for pandemic-related losses.