Francine L. Semaya, Esq. is currently a legal consultant in insurance regulation, reinsurance, insurance insolvency and transactional matters. She concentrates her practice in reinsurance, insolvency and national and global insurance regulatory and reinsurance matters. She performs legal and compliance audits and serves as an expert witness. Ms. Semaya was named a “2009 Woman to Watch” by Business Insurance magazine.
Active in several professional organizations, Ms. Semaya is a past President of the International Association of Insurance Receivers, She is a longtime member of the American Bar Association’s Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS), where she has assumed various leadership roles including founding Chair and Chair of the TIPS Task Force on Federal Involvement in Insurance Regulation Modernization and Health Care Reform from its inception in 2004 through August 2014. Ms. Semaya is on the Board of Directors of Insurance Federation of New York, a member of the New York City Bar’s Insurance Law Committee, and a member of AIRROC’s publishing committee.
Ms. Semaya is a frequent lecturer and has authored numerous articles in both legal and insurance trade publications, and is often called upon to organize and chair seminars and programs of significance to the insurance industry.