3 July 2017Analysis

Multinational law firm hires former NAIC president

Law firm Dentons has named John Huff, a former president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), as a partner within its insurance regulatory practice.

Huff has over 25 years of industry experience, having most recently served as director of the Missouri Department of Insurance.

He has driven growth in captive insurance markets and has regulatedm ore than 450,000 professionals through 40 commissions.

"John Huff's substantive government background and international leadership within the insurance industry will immediately complement the extraordinary depth of our highly ranked insurance sector team," said Mike McNamara, US CEO of Dentons.

"His reputation and strong professional and personal connections across the insurance industry both in the US and globally will be a tremendous asset for our clients."