Jared R. Danilson | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Jared R. Danilson
Jared R. Danilson

Jared R. Danilson


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Jared is a member of our US M&A practice, which is currently ranked Band 1 for Corporate/M&A in both the latest Chambers USA and Legal 500 guides, the two leading independent law firm ranking publications.

His practice has focused on counseling clients through a variety of corporate and strategic transactions and related regulatory matters in the insurance industry. He advises insurance companies and insurance holding companies on a variety of transactions and related matters, including:

- Mergers and acquisitions involving insurers and HMOs
- Indemnity and assumption reinsurance, and renewal rights transactions
- Strategic alliances and joint ventures involving insurance business
- Investment activities of insurers
- Form A and other insurance holding company system issues
- Non-controlling and minority investments in insurance holding companies
- Corporate governance requirements

Jared also spends significant time advising clients on the strategic design and implementation of captive insurance programs, including risk management, reinsurance arrangements and domicile analysis.

Bars and Courts

  • Indiana State Bar


  • JD, Notre Dame Law School
  • MBA, Rockhurst University
  • BS, Rockhurst University


  • English


Anthem, Inc. acquisition

Jared is representing Anthem, Inc., one of the nation's largest health benefits companies, in its US$54.2 billion agreement to acquire Cigna Corporation, a combination that will create a premiere health benefits company with critical diversification and scale to lead the transformation of health care delivery for consumers. Jared is leading the state regulatory approval process on behalf of Anthem.

Sale of pharmacy benefits management business

Jared represented a national health benefits company in the US$4.675 billion sale of its pharmacy benefits management business.*

Acquisition of Medicaid managed care company

Jared represented a national health benefits company in its acquisition of a leading Medicaid managed care company.*

National crop insurer acquisition

Jared represented a national crop insurer in its acquisition of another top ten national crop insurance company.*

Long-term care company acquisition

Jared represented a long-term care company in the acquisition via reinsurance of a national book of business.*

Medical and travel insurance administrator sale

Jared represented an international medical and travel insurance administrator in its sale to a private equity buyer.*

Acquisition of Medicare Advantage and senior care provider

Jared represented a national health benefits company in its acquisition of a leading Medicare Advantage and senior clinical care provider.*

Sale of a commercial health insurance business

Jared represented a health benefits company in the sale of its Texas and Illinois commercial health insurance business via renewal rights.*

Life and annuity underwriter

Jared represented a life and annuity underwriter in the cession of its fixed annuity business.*

Multiple multi-million dollar joint venture investments

Jared represented an insurance holding company in multiple multi-million dollar joint venture investment transactions.*

* Matters prior to working for White & Case.


  • On the Horizon: Application of the Insurance Holding Company System Regulatory Act to Captive RRGs, The Risk Retention Reporter, December 2010, (Co-author)
  • RRG Corporate Governance Status Update, The Risk Retention Reporter, August 2010, (Contributor)