Ariane Baczynski focuses her practice on complex commercial disputes. She represents corporate policyholders in insurance coverage disputes involving matters such as management, product, and environmental liability claims. Ariane also represents financial institutions in securities litigation and class actions, recently focusing on matters involving RMBS indenture trustees.
As a leader in our insurance advisory and due diligence practice, Ariane successfully counsels clients on business and risk management issues. She advises clients with respect to negotiating and purchasing representation and warranty insurance, buy- and sell-side transactional due diligence, and annual insurance program renewals, including analyzing program and policy enhancements. Ariane has broad experience with all types of commercial insurance, including more than a decade of experience representing and counselling policyholders with respect to pursuing and resolving disputed claims.
Ariane maintains an active pro bono practice and serves on the Boston office Pro Bono Committee. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Ariane clerked for Jerome J. Niedermeier, Magistrate Judge of the US District Court for the District of Vermont.
Middlebury College, 1995, B.A., Cum Laude
University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, 2004, J.D.
Clerkship to Judge Jerome Niedermeier of the US District Court for the District of Vermont (2005 - 2006)
Awards and Affiliations
Up and Coming, Insurance, Massachusetts, Chambers USA (2021, 2022)
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Insurance, Law360 (2020)