07-09-2020 | Blogs, BW News, Insurance Regulatory and Compliance

BrownWinick Adds Insurance Regulatory and Compliance Practice

By: BrownWinick

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BrownWinick is pleased to announce the addition of attorney Maureen Henderson to our Des Moines, Iowa, office. Maureen has more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry. She most recently served as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer of Traditional Life at Global Atlantic Financial Group Limited. At BrownWinick, Maureen’s practice will focus on the development of compliance programs for insurers and design of oversight systems of sales distribution and third-party administrators.

Maureen spent the first decade of her legal career in private practice in Connecticut and New Hampshire. In 1998, she became Director of Claims at The Hartford before serving as Assistant Vice President of Compliance at Hartford Life for four years. Maureen then served as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at Aviva USA, where she designed and built the enterprise-wide compliance organization.

“We are thrilled to have Maureen join BrownWinick. She brings tremendous expertise and relationships from the insurance industry,” said Chris Sackett, BrownWinick Managing Partner. “Her knowledge and application of insurance laws and regulations combined with her practical business experience in the life insurance space are unparalleled.”

Maureen is well-known as a trusted expert in the insurance industry’s legal and compliance community and among numerous states insurance regulators. Maureen has served on several committees for the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) and served on the Board of Directors of the Compliance & Ethics Forum for Life Insurers (CEFLI) for ten years. To learn more about Maureen, click HERE