Angela R. Elbert - Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

Angela R. Elbert

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Angela R. Elbert counsels clients on complex risk management and insurance issues and helps them obtain the maximum recovery possible when claims arise. She focuses her practice on advising entities and boards of directors on a wide variety of risk management issues, including indemnification agreements, negotiating insurance with the most favorable terms available in the marketplace, financial insolvency concerns and insurance aspects of corporate transactions and other business contracts.

She has significant experience in handling complex insurance coverage litigation, other commercial litigation, mediations and arbitrations, with an emphasis on representing policyholders in insurance coverage disputes nationwide involving virtually every line of insurance.

Angela’s clients and peers describe her as “fantastic” and a “leading light” whose “breadth of knowledge is matched only by her commendable work ethic.” Further, she is noted to be “a very tough litigator, but reasonable at the same time. She works hard to find solutions to problems and is very knowledgeable in this area.” (Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business). Additionally, in 2013, Illinois Super Lawyers named her a Top 10 Super Lawyer, and she appeared on the magazine’s cover in 2014.

Additional Information

Court Admissions U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (Trial Bar)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • Hanover CollegeBA 1993Indiana University School of Law-BloomingtonJ.D. 1996
    American Bar Association, Insurance Coverage Litigation CommitteeChicago Bar Association Art Institute of Chicago Auxiliary Board Step Up Women’s Network Coalition of Women’s Initiative in Law Firms American College of Coverage & Extracontractual Counsel

    Client Comments

    "Angela Elbert is a very skilled lawyer that handles a case with a high level of integrity. Her approach to a case is always balanced between costs and results."

    -Kevin Blansett
    Quaker Window Products Inc.

    "In the complex world of Insurance Law -- she's hot!"

    "Angela walks the walk and talks the talk. She not only does her job, but is active in other organizations promoting her work. She is great to work with."

    -Terry Sampson
    Art Institute of Chicago

    Office Location

    Two North LaSalle Street, Suite 1700
    Chicago, IL 60602-3801
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Insurance Law