Daniel A. Cotter

Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP

DANIEL COTTER is a Partner at Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP, where he is Chair of the Insurance Regulatory and Transactions practice group. Prior to that role, he was Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary of Fidelity Life Association, and before that Dan was in private practice, the last two years in a firm he co-founded. His clients included a number of insurers and reinsurers. He spent 14.5 years in-house at insurance organizations, where he focused on insurance, regulatory, compliance and transactional matters. Dan served as President of The Chicago Bar Association for the 2014-2015 bar year and is former Chair of The Young Lawyers Section of The CBA. Dan is an adjunct professor at The John Marshall Law School, and has taught Insurance Law, Accounting for Lawyers and SCOTUS Judicial Biography. Dan graduated summa cum laude from The John Marshall Law School and received his B.A. in Accounting from Monmouth College, magna cum laude. Dan is a frequent writer and presenter on various substantive topics and has spoken at various industry events.