Elected Member

Barry S. Levin

San Francisco, CA
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Washington University
Northwestern University School of Law

Mr. Barry Levin is a partner at Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP - San Francisco, and a member of the Litigation Group.

Mr. Levin’s practice focuses on complex litigation with a special emphasis on insurance recovery matters; and he is known in the market as a “very bright, very savvy” coverage lawyer, according to the 2013 Chambers USA Guide to America's Leading Lawyers for Business.

Mr. Levin regularly represents corporate insureds in a variety of coverage matters and has significant experience in handling large environmental and toxic tort claims.

Mr. Levin served as trial counsel for Johns-Manville Corporation in its coverage litigation involving asbestos-related bodily injury claims, as well as for Syntex (U.S.A.) Inc. in connection with coverage for the cleanup of dioxin contamination in Times Beach, Missouri.

Mr. Levin counsels and litigates in a variety of insurance areas, including directors and officers liability, copyright and trademark, antitrust, securities, construction, fidelity losses and first-party claims.

Mr. Levin is a frequent lecturer in the area of insurance coverage and law firm management. Prior to joining Orrick, Mr. Levin was a shareholder at Heller Ehrman LLP. 

Areas of Expertise
Toxic Torts (Torts Law)
Construction Law (Contracts Law)
Insurance Law
Securities Law
Copyrights (Intellectual Property)
Antitrust Law