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Legal Services

Legal Services handles regulatory transactions, administers public hearings on agent and company license and enforcement issues, provides legal assistance to other divisions in the Department and supervises litigation.

Legal Services staff review corporate transactions filed with the Department, including changes of control, mergers, re-domestications, de-mutualizations and the investment activities of domestic insurance companies.

Support services to other Department divisions include drafting proposed statutes, amendments, rules and bulletins; providing legal advice on human resource issues; evaluating contract compliance; formulating departmental policies; administering public hearings; and drafting consent agreements, reports and recommendations and orders for the Director's approval and managing the Department's records retention program.

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The State of Ohio is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Ohio Department of Insurance
50 W. Town Street, Third Floor - Suite 300
Columbus, Ohio  43215
John Kasich, Governor | Mary Taylor, Lt. Governor / Director
General Info: 614-644-2658 | Consumer Hotline: 800-686-1526
Fraud Hotline: 800-686-1527 | OSHIIP Hotline: 800-686-1578