Rick Rosenblum

Senior Counsel

Rick Rosenblum has built a three-plus decade career of courtroom and legal counseling success on integrity, strategic vision, service, and teamwork. Organizations, businesses, and individuals have relied on Rick’s unique combination of bold, innovative leadership to successfully manage their most complex and significant challenges.

Rick led a multi-million dollar law practice at an AmLaw 100 firm developing strategies and managing risk for domestic and international public and private companies, with particular emphasis in the insurance and reinsurance sectors. Rick has litigated cases ranging from fiduciary claims to professional liability claims to construction to insurer receivership disputes to environmental quota share reinsurance arbitrations. Rick also served as partner-in-charge of an AmLaw 100 firm’s San Antonio office, as well acting as the Firm’s deputy general counsel, where he managed claims against the Firm, demonstrating his partners’ respect for his professional judgment and expertise. Rick has successfully tried over two dozen cases before juries, courts, and arbitrators, with billions of dollars at issue. Rick’s work has garnered recognition over multiple years from Chambers, Best Lawyers, and Super Lawyers, as well as Who’s Who in Insurance and Reinsurance.


Representative Experience
  • Designed and Implemented risk management/outside counsel program for a major domestic multi-state food services company, resulting in a savings of several million dollars of annual expense
  • Lead attorney for two major personal lines insurers in more than 350 high-risk lawsuits in South Texas Trial Counsel for foreign reinsurer in $300 million reinsurance arbitration with domestic ceding insurer
  • Co-Counsel in eight figure will contest
  • Counsel to heir of eight figure estate in guardianship proceeding
  • Trial Counsel in $1 billion dispute representing major life insurer accused of defrauding municipal employees of state municipal risk pool
  • Trial and Appellate Counsel for major insurer in putative ERISA class action
  • Co-Trial Counsel Representing Ceding Company in $40 million reinsurance arbitration
  • Represented manufacturing company in a multi-million dollar unfair trade practice arbitration
  • Represented Major Logistics Company in a multi-million dollar coverage dispute
  • Co-Trial Counsel representing law firm in legal malpractice action
  • Co-Trial Counsel representing Am-Law 100 law firm in legal malpractice action
  • Mediated Hundreds of disputes as party counsel
  • Co-counsel in eight-figure bad faith action arising from insurer’s denial of coverage for law firm involved in Deepwater Horizon accident
  • Texas State Bar
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • United States District & Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas
  • United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States Supreme Court
  • 1988 – J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
    • Locke Purnell Mock Trial Champion
    • Law School Judicial Board
    • 1988 All-University Intramural Champion-Basketball
    • 1987 All-University Intramural Champion-Softball
  • 1985 – B.S., Magna Cum Laude, Texas A&M University
    • University Honors Program Fellow 1984-85
    • Student Government Judicial Board
    • Several Academic Honor Societies
  • SAMMinistries (2011 to present)
    • Board Chair, Chair of Strategic Planning Committee, Board Secretary
    • Interim CEO (April 2020 to September 2020)
  • Street2Feet
  • United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County
  • State Bar of Texas Pattern Jury Charge Committee
  • Rebecca Creek Distillery, LLC, Board of Directors
  • Quarry Kingdom Development, Chairman of Board (May 2015 to May 2021)