Honors and Awards

Linda Kornfeld Named to Benchmark Litigation’s Top 250 Women in Litigation 2022


Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that partner Linda Kornfeld, who serves as co-chair of the firm’s nationally recognized Insurance Recovery group, has once again been recognized in Benchmark Litigation’s list of the Top 250 Women in Litigation, now in its eleventh year of publication.

According to Benchmark, the attorneys on this list “have earned their place amongst the leading women litigators by participating in some of the most impactful litigation matters in recent history as well as by earning the hard-won respect of their peers and clients.”

To view Benchmark Litigation’s list of the Top 250 Women in Litigation, please click here.

Linda's attorney profile, as published in Benchmark Litigation, is copied below.


Linda Kornfeld Partner and Vice Chair of Blank Rome’s policyholder-only Insurance Recovery Practice, has more than 25 years of experience representing corporate policyholders in high-stakes litigation. Using strategic, creative approaches in her trial and appellate practice, Linda works with clients to recover of hundreds of millions of dollars in insurance assets, serving as strategic adviser to senior executives and in-house counsel on mitigating risk and maximizing insurance recoveries. Linda has distinguished herself in a highly competitive, male-dominated field as one of the leaders in insurance recovery law; she is one of five women in California, and one of only six women nationwide, ranked by the distinguished ranking publication Chambers USA.

Linda handles matters that are frequently in the news, ranging from cyber security, data breaches, and privacy issues, losses due to infectious diseases, and those resulting from wildfires and other natural disasters, to employee fidelity, construction defects, asbestos, and product liabilities. While some attorneys fight every fight, Linda is known for cutting through disputes, building consensus, and solving intricate problems to find favorable resolutions for her clients. She is well-known for her innovative approach, having on multiple occasions set precedents in court that have created new law.

For many years, Linda has enjoyed mentoring other women, and she is a sought-after speaker, media resource, and writer on women’s issues and complex litigation issues.

To view Linda's full Benchmark Litigation profile, please click here.