NU Online News Service, Feb. 23, 2004, 9:25 p.m. – A former Illinois insurance regulator has joined the Milwaukee office of Michael Best & Friedrich L.L.P. as a health care law partner.[@@]

Richard Seligman, who has spent 19 years as a partner in the Chicago office of Katten Muchin Zavis Rosenman L.L.P., once served as chief counsel to the Illinois Department of Insurance.

Seligman represents health insurers, insurance agents, benefits administrators and sponsors of self-funded health plans.

Seligman has a bachelor’s degree in economics and a master’s degree in risk management and insurance from the University of Wisconsin. He has a law degree from DePaul University, and he holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter professional designation.