NANCY R. KORNEGAY

Of Counsel

In addition to an active policyholder advice and litigation practice, Nancy regularly writes and speaks on insurance coverage topics with a focus on D&O and securities-claims coverage issues and fidelity claims. Before founding Trahan Kornegay Payne, Nancy was a founding partner of Brown & Kornegay. Prior to that, Nancy practiced at Vinson & Elkins from 2001 until 2008.

BOOK CHAPTERS

NEW APPLEMAN INSURANCE LAW PRACTICE GUIDE, CHAPTER 8A (Brown, David H. and Nancy R. Kornegay, ed. 2014), published by Lexis Nexis Matthew Bender

PUBLICATIONS | PRESENTATIONS

  • August 2018 “The Ins and Outs of Business Interruption Insurance” article for PropertyCasualty360.com an ALM periodical
  • February 2017 “Deja Vu All Over Again – Related Claims and Notice Issues Under E&O and D&O Policies” panelist and author at ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section’s Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee (ICLC) 25th Annual Midyear Meeting
  • 2015-2016 American Bar Association Professional Officers & Directors Liability Newsletter Editor
  • 2013 “Insurance Law Basics: Nuts & Bolts of Coverage” presentation at Houston Bar Association, Houston, Texas
  • 2012 “Notice of Claims in Claims-Made Insurance Policies” Strafford Live National Webinar
  • October 2011 “Professional Liability Insurance and Malpractice Issues for Entertainment Lawyers” Texas Bar Association Entertainment Law Institute
  • March 2011 “Applications for D&O Policies: Can What You Don’t Know Hurt You?” ABA Section of Litigation, Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee CLE Seminar

HONORS | ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© (2015 – 2018) listing in the field of insurance law
  • Named to Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business in Insurance law (2013 – 2016)
  • Selected to Super Lawyers© Rising Stars list (2010 – 2011)
  • Fellow of the American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel (2016 to present)

EDUCATION

  • J. D., University of Houston Law Center, 2001, with honors
  • Editor in Chief, Houston Law Review, 2000 – 2001

BAR | COURT ADMISSIONS

  • State Bar of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
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