WALLINGFORD, CT — Wallingford’s Jane Callanan has been named the Connecticut Insurance coverage Division’s new Normal Counsel, Commissioner Andrew N. Mais just lately introduced.
Callanan has an in depth background in insurance coverage regulation, together with expertise as an insurance coverage regulator, based on Mais.
“Jane is an outstanding addition to our management workforce, with a distinguished file and a robust concentrate on client safety,” Mais stated in a information launch.
Earlier than taking over her new position, Callanan was in personal observe with Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP as Particular Insurance coverage Counsel. She represented InsurTech firms and different insurance coverage licensees offering steering on insurance coverage gross sales and enterprise practices, revolutionary insurance coverage merchandise, and transactional issues, based on the information launch.
“Previous to that, she held management roles with The Hartford initially as a member of The Hartford’s Regulation Division the place she served as a enterprise lawyer for varied segments and groups inside The Hartford’s property and casualty operations,” the information launch states. “9 years later, Jane moved to a enterprise position inside The Hartford and led the workforce liable for overseeing $3 billion of Hartford insured claims dealt with by third celebration directors.
“Ms. Callanan’s expertise as a regulator started in 1995. She began her profession within the insurance coverage business when she first joined the Connecticut Insurance coverage Division as a Workers Lawyer offering authorized counsel to the Monetary Regulation and Client Affairs Divisions.”