Nick Reuhs is an attorney in the firm's Litigation Group, where he concentrates his practice on insurance coverage disputes, risk management, professional liability matters and general business litigation.
Nick regularly advises clients in insurance coverage matters, managing claims and advocating policy construction that maximizes the available insurance recovery.  Nick has represented clients insurance disputes involving a wide variety of losses and exposures, including traditional tort liabilities, property damage, business interruption losses, securities fraud, business torts, employment practices liabilities, environmental losses, technology errors and omission, data and privacy breaches and public employee/official liabilities. He also provides policyholders with counseling on pre-loss issues, ranging from assessments of coverage for particular risks to help with securing favorable coverage terms at policy inception or renewal.
Nick has also served as outside counsel to other law firms in malpractice, risk management, law firm management and professional responsibility matters. He is the co-chair of the ABA's Section of Litigation Conflict of Interest Sub-committee and regularly speaks on professional liability and professional responsibility issues.
As part of his risk management practice Nick has experience with data protection/privacy matters, compliance with Federal safety regulations and environmental response matters. Nick also has more general experience representing clients in business torts, contract disputes, and professional liability claims.
Nick received his juris doctorate with honors from the University of Maryland School of Law. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Indiana University.
Prior to joining the firm, he was an attorney in the Washington, DC office of a national firm.
He is admitted to practice in state of Indiana, the Commonwealth of Virginia and the District of Columbia, as well as the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern District of Virginia, the District of Columbia, the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana and the District of Maryland. Nick is also admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
Firm Publications
Published In
  • Nicholas Reuhs & Stephen Peters, The Ethics of Dealing with Insurance Companies (2014)
  • Nicholas Reuhs, Claims Avoidance and Risk Management for Intellectual Property Lawyers (2014)
  • Nicholas Reuhs, et al., Ethics for Solo/Small Practitioners (2013)
  • Nicholas Reuhs, The Law of Lawyers Liability (Virginia Chapter) (2012)
  • Nicholas Reuhs & Pamela Bresnahan, Legal Ethics for Media Lawyers: Current Issues, Commutations Law in the Digital Age Vol I (2012)
  • Nicholas Reuhs & Elizabeth Mykytiuk, Ten Notable Conflicts Of Interest Rulings From The Last Year (Or So)(2011)
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