The insurance group has extensive experience representing primary insurers, excess insurers, health, and claims management organizations in a complete range of matters involving first-party and third-party insurance coverage and bad faith issues. Our expertise includes insurance issues associated with advertising injury, asbestos, commercial disputes, construction defect, environmental, habitability, intellectual property, officers and directors liability, products, and sales practices.
We provide our clients with a full range of pre-litigation counseling services, including evaluating the legal and factual bases for policyholder and beneficiary requests for insurance coverage or benefits, as well as responding to such requests. Our services also include assessing and handling demands for independent counsel and providing written opinions on the existence and scope of insurance coverage, if any, and advising clients on practical alternatives to litigation. If litigation is necessary, we are there with substantial experience and expertise, both in federal and state courts.