Sarah Hertz Maisel Promoted to Partner in Tressler's Insurance Practice Group

  • Jun 4, 2023, 09:52 PM
Sarah Hertz Maisel Promoted to Partner at Tressler

Tressler is pleased to announce that attorney Sarah Hertz Maisel has been promoted to partner. Sarah joined Tressler's Chicago office as an associate in 2020 and is a member of our award-winning Insurance Practice Group.

“I am delighted and honored that my colleagues at Tressler LLP have asked me to join the partnership. It has been a privilege to work alongside some of the finest lawyers, and I am proud of the uniquely talented team I work with," said Sarah Hertz Maisel. "I am immensely grateful to the firm for its support, and to my family, friends and colleagues for their continued encouragement. I look forward to continuing to serve our clients in this new role.”

Sarah focuses her practice on a wide range of insurance coverage analyses and litigation.  She represents insurance companies in complex coverage litigation pending throughout the country in both state and federal courts.  These actions involve various coverage lines, including commercial general liability, professional liability, management liability, excess exposures and extracontractual liability.  She also has significant experience in defending underlying claims including handling matters through mediation, arbitration and trial.

Prior to joining Tressler, Sarah was an associate at a global law firm where she gained experience representing domestic and international insurers in complex coverage disputes involving sexual misconduct allegations. Sarah also previously acted as defense counsel for a wide range of clients, including Fortune 500 corporations, involved in complex commercial and toxic tort litigation.

Sarah is a magna cum laude graduate from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. During law school, she held several law clerk positions and also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Judge Raul Vega, Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois in the Domestic Relations Division. Sarah obtained certificates in both Advocacy and Child and Family Law. 

In her spare time, Sarah enjoys traveling, concerts, running, and spending time with her husband and young son (pictured below). Sarah and her family enjoy visiting the many excellent restaurants that Chicago has to offer, and traveling to a ranch in northern Michigan where they spend time horseback riding. 

Sarah Family
Sarah and her husband, Pete, and son.

Tressler is proud to congratulate Sarah Hertz Maisel on this great achievement. Sarah can be reached at or by phone at (312) 768-2281. 

About Tressler LLP

Headquartered in Chicago, with eight offices located in five states, Tressler LLP is a national law firm comprised primarily of attorneys who devote their practice to the representation of the insurance industry in coverage analysis and resolution, litigation, underwriting consultation, product development, claims management and reinsurance.

In addition, Tressler has one of the most experienced and multi-faceted government law practices in Illinois, and has attorneys who represent clients in commercial litigation, defense litigation, corporate transactions, employment law and litigation, intellectual property and condominium and common interest community association law.

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