Pete Lahn, Sr. Vice President of Legal, Secretary and General Counsel

Pete Lahn started at Grinnell Mutual in the Legal Department in 1995. He has 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, ranging from auto underwriting to claims handling and corporate governance and compliance.

Lahn’s areas of responsibility include the legal, government affairs, risk management and special investigation departments. His team is responsible for a wide range of corporate legal work, including corporate governance; employment and employee relations issues; contract development and review; compliance counseling; and intellectual property. Lahn also serves on the company’s Senior Leadership Team, Executive and Administrative/Investment Committees and the Iowa Guaranty Association Board as well as chairs the Mutual Insurance Association of Iowa’s Guaranty Association Committee.

Lahn holds degrees from the University of Illinois and the University of Baltimore School of Law, and is admitted to practice in Iowa, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. He is a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel and is also a co-author of the Minnesota Commercial General Liability Insurance Policy: Annotated.