Alexander E. Potente

Sedgwick LLP

ALEXANDER E. POTENTE is Partner, Sedgwick LLP. Alex Potente is a trial lawyer who represents insurers and reinsurers in complex commercial insurance litigation matters. His coverage-litigation practice focuses on disputes pertaining to general liability, D&O, and professional liability policies, specifically extra contractual coverage for claims arising from long-tail environmental, advertising and product defect litigation. He is currently representing a major national insurer in its cyber-liability and privacy-related business tort matters. He also represents various insurers in connection with ongoing environmental remediation and contamination claims across the U.S. Mr. Potente has also represented parties in litigation arising from construction, patent infringement, employment and unfair competition disputes. .Mr. Potente previously served as the Managing Director for Housing and Development and Assistant County Attorney for Eagle County, Colorado in the Vail Valley, where he oversaw land-use transactions and development projects, managed litigation and managed the County’s Housing and Development Authority to facilitate development of affordable housing.