Lee S. Siegel



Mr. Siegel joins Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. as a litigator in the Insurance Coverage Group. He brings 25 years of insurance coverage, bad faith, class action, and defense litigation experience with him. Admitted in New York and Connecticut, Mr. Siegel represents carriers in complex coverage and bad faith matters across the country.

Mr. Siegel previously worked at The Hartford, where he was Assistant Vice President in the Law Department. He provided real time coverage advice and litigation management to all property and casualty lines of business. Prior to that, Mr. Siegel oversaw coverage and bad faith litigation for Hartford Financial Products, including the company’s D&O, E&O, EPLI, Fidelity, Surety, and Cyber products. Mr. Siegel was renowned for his ability to manage large tower, multi-carrier D&O litigations, and is recognized as an expert in fidelity, computer and social engineering fraud, and cyber coverages.

Mr. Siegel began his career at one of Manhattan’s top medical malpractice firms, defending doctors and hospitals across New York City. He then turned his focus to insurance coverage, representing carriers in complex coverage and bad faith litigation nation-wide. He is a graduate of Indiana University, where he dual majored in history and political science. He received his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law, where he was Research Editor of the Law Review.

Court Admissions

Courts of the State of Connecticut
Courts of the State of New York
United States District Court
- Southern District of New York
- Eastern District of New York
United States 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals

Admitted to Practice

New York


Hofstra University School of Law (J.D., 1992)
Indiana University (B.A., 1989)

Professional Associations

Professional Liability Underwriting Society
Defense Research Institute
New York State Bar Association

Community Associations

Farmington Valley Jewish Congregation, Board of Directors