Bad Faith, Extra-Contractual Liability, and First-Party Claims

The Firm counsels and defends many prominent, established insurance Carriers in a wide range of first-party claims involving the following lines of insurance: property & casualty, commercial general liability, commercial auto/motor carrier, financial lines, employment practices, life insurance, E&O, and D&O.  We have extensive background and experience in the following:

Defending insurance Carriers and their officers through trial and appeal in all manner of first-party claims, such as breach of contract, bad faith, deceptive insurance practices, abuse-of-process, and other high-stakes litigation involving insurers. 

Providing other counseling services to help insurers avoid litigation and minimize bad-faith exposure while also running an efficient and fair claims-handling operations.

We provide best practices seminars to educate Claims personnel on best claims handling practices and procedures in order to avoid the pitfalls of bad faith litigation.