Greg E. Mitchell - Frost Brown Todd LLC

Greg E. Mitchell

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 859-244-7548

Greg is a member of Frost Brown Todd LLC and practices in the corporate/commercial area. His practice is concentrated in the areas of commercial and corporate transactions, insurance regulatory matters and insurance insolvency, international regulation and trade (export/import, customs, licensing and technology transfer, sale of goods, foreign investment, structuring of international sales and manufacturing operations, distributorships and joint ventures) and workouts/restructuring.

Greg heads the Firm's insurance regulatory practice group, which provides a variety of insurance related legal services, including representation of national insurance carriers in regulatory compliance and licensing matters, including life and health, MEWAs, self-insurance funds, unauthorized insurers and conversions. He regularly attends meetings of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners and his work has been cited numerous times in Mealey's publications.

Prior to joining the predecessor to Frost Brown Todd LLC, Greg was associated with the high-technology/international trade practice group of Buchanan Ingersoll, P.C. and with American Export Group International Services, Inc., a Washington D.C. / Baltimore based export corporation doing business mainly in Western Europe and the Middle East.

Insurance Industry Practice

Greg is a member of the Federation of Regulatory Counsel and he also chairs the Insurance Regulatory practice group of Multilaw, an international association of law firms located in 150 commercial centers throughout the world.

University of KentuckyBA 1982George Washington University School of Public and International AffairsNorthern Kentucky University, Salmon P. Chase College of LawJ.D. 1987
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationFederation of Regulatory Counsel, Inc.INSOLNational Society of Professional Insurance InvestigatorsInternational Association of Insurance ReceiversAssociation of Insurance Compliance ProfessionalsSociety for International AffairsFayette County Bar AssociationKentucky Bar AssociationAmerican Bar Association

Case History

Insurance Business Experience:
  • Development and approval of national insurance products and programs, including distribution, marketing and compensation systems.
  • Formation and authorization of various types of risk bearing entities, including domestic and off-shore captives, risk retention groups, risk purchasing group, captive/risk retention groups, life and property and casualty insurers, as well as group and self-insurers.
  • Insurance producer licensing, business entity licensing and limited lines licensing and design of regional, national and international insurance product distribution systems.
  • Holding company system filings and licensing, as well as preparation of insurance management and outsourcing agreements.
  • Market conduct, special target examinations and other type of investigations by state and federal regulators.
  • Counsel for over 120 former members of the Kentucky workers’ compensation group-self insurance fund, AIK Comp in Rehabilitation.
  • Counsel for numerous insurers affected by the liquidations of Reciprocal of America, Legion and Reliance, as well as other domestic and off-shore insolvencies.
  • Lead counsel on the liquidation and related litigation of the National Business Association Trust/National Benefit Administrators, Inc., a Kentucky unauthorized insurer doing business in 22 states.

Insurance Insolvencies:
  • American Chambers Life Insurance Company
  • AIK Comp
  • Frontier
  • Legion/Mutual Risk Management Ltd
  • Reciprocal of America/The Reciprocal Group
  • First Virginia Re
  • Doctors Insurance Reciprocal Group
  • Mutual Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd
  • Reliance
  • Numerous issues for various parties to the insolvency proceedings of admitted carriers and other risk bearing entities, including captives

In the News:

State Offers Deal to End Companies' AIK Comp Obligations
Business First (September 18, 2009)

Office Location

Lexington Financial Center, Suite 2800
250 West Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507-1749
United States

Practice Areas

Insurance Law (Bad Faith, Captive Insurance Companies, Compliance, Corporate Policy Holders, Coverage, Insurance Insolvency, Regulatory, Transactions)