Andrew Bryant brings over twenty years of litigation and investigations experience in both the insurance industry and government positions to the Bryant Legal Group. Andy’s work at the firm concentrates in the representation of individuals in health & disability insurance claims and the representation of medical providers in commercial healthcare insurance reimbursement litigation and investigations.
Andy represents individuals in an array of insurance claim matters, including long and short term disability claims, group or individual health insurance claims, mental health claims, life insurance and accidental death claims. Andy is very familiar with the insurance claims and appeals processes and leverages this knowledge to his clients benefit to achieve positive results on disputed insurance claims.
Andy also represents medical groups in managed care contract disputes and payer/provider reimbursement litigation. At Bryant Legal Group and in his former role within the insurance industry, Andy has investigated matters involving complex medical insurance claim questions and issues. As a result of his efforts, Andy has successfully obtained significant claims payments and settlements on behalf of his individual and medical provider clients.
Andy began his career as an Assistant State’s Attorney prosecuting cases in the high-volume court rooms of Cook County, Illinois. As a front-line prosecutor, Andy personally prosecuted thousands of cases, including all types of violent crimes such as first-degree murder cases, significant financial crimes, and complex criminal drug conspiracy cases. Andy’s time in the State’s Attorney Office included several years as the lead State prosecutor for the Chicago Strike Force, a cooperative task force between the United States Attorney’s Office and Federal & State law enforcement agencies. Andy was recognized and awarded on multiple occasions by community groups and law enforcement for his work representing the people of Cook County.
Prior to joining the Bryant Legal Group, Andy worked in the claim investigations unit at a large national insurance carrier where he consulted and advised on claim and medical billing investigations. In his claims investigations consultant role, Andy reviewed claim files, investigative reports, medical files, and other claim evidence in developing investigative strategies and advising on appropriate claim resolution. Andy’s work also included acting as liaison with state regulators and in that role he developed an extensive background in the rules and regulations governing insurance claim practices.
In addition to being a licensed attorney, Andy is also a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).
Andy brings his strong work ethic and common-sense approach to tackling legal issues both large and small to clients of the Bryant Legal Group. Please feel free to contact Andy directly to discuss your case today.