Brent Vincent Joins Lathrop GPM's Tort, Insurance & Environmental Practice in Chicago


CHICAGO (May 7, 2024) — Lathrop GPM is pleased to welcome partner Brent Vincent to the Tort, Insurance & Environmental Practice Group in its Chicago office.

Vincent's practice focuses on insurance recovery and complex commercial disputes. His 25 years of experience includes successful litigation and resolution of insurance coverage disputes in jurisdictions all across the country, as well as expertise in toxic tort, bond default, Superfund and eminent domain cases. Vincent's clients range from multi-national corporations to small and mid-sized businesses to landowners and municipalities.

"Brent is an exceptional attorney and a natural fit for our market-leading insurance recovery practice and client base. Brent often achieves impressive settlements without litigation, but remains a skilled client advocate when these complex matters do go to court," said Mara Cohara, leader of the firm's Tort, Insurance & Environmental Practice Group. "As disputes continue to rise, we remain committed to growing our team in Chicago and other key markets with top talent like Brent. We're thrilled to welcome him to the firm."

"Lathrop GPM's national platform and reputation provide an exciting opportunity to grow my client base," said Vincent. "The unique depth of the firm's Tort, Insurance & Environmental Practice remains unparalleled, and allows clients to receive sophisticated support as they navigate the constantly changing insurance industry and regulatory environment. I look forward to working with this talented team."

Vincent's appointment comes amid a period of growth for Lathrop GPM. His addition marks the firm's eighth partner hire in 2024. Notably, Lathrop GPM recently announced the addition of partner Michael Piazza to the Investigations & White-Collar Defense practice in Dallas.

Vincent holds a B.A. from Washington & Lee University and a J.D. from Northwestern University.