Mr. Sokol provides in-house lectures and speaks at professional associations' sponsored seminars on a wide range of legal issues.
Mr. Sokol concentrates on the insurance industry and his practice includes the rendering of coverage opinions; representation of insurance agents and brokers; life insurance litigation; and resolution of bad faith disputes.
Mr. Sokol received a Juris Doctorate from Boston University School of Law in 1975 and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1972.
He is admitted to practice before the Court of the State of New York and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit as well as other jurisdictions throughout the United States on a pro hac vice basis.
Mr. Sokol provides in-house lectures and speaks at professional associations' sponsored seminars on a wide range of legal issues that confront the insurance professional and the insurance industry. He provides material on legal developments affecting insurance law and authored “Bad Faith in the Context of Life Insurance” published in New Appleman on Insurance Law, Volume 8, Life Insurance and Annuities (2013).
He is a rotating member of the Insurance Committee of the New York City Bar Association.