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Partner - John C. Hockenbury

John C. Hockenbury


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John Hockenbury is a partner in the Insurance and Reinsurance practice group, where he focuses his practice on directors’ and officers’ liability insurance and other complex professional liability insurance coverage issues, including handling claims under private equity and hedge fund policies. John has a significant amount of experience in claims monitoring, mediation and arbitration of coverage disputes and product development in the professional liability area. John also assists clients in drafting specialized policies and endorsements.


  • Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers: Employment: Insurance (2005, 2008-2009); Insurance: Insurer (2012-2017)
  • Listed as a Washington, D.C. Super Lawyer®: Insurance Coverage (2013-2015); Professional Liability: Defense (2013)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Maryland Bar Association
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society

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  • George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1986, cum laude
  • Moravian College, B.A., 1973

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia
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