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 and casualty, commercial general liability, commercial auto/motor carrier, financial lines, employment practices, life insurance, errors and omissions, and directors and officers. 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 operation.
- 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.
Bad Faith, Extra-Contractual Liability, and First-Party Claims Leadership
Jacqueline M. Montejano, Chairman of Bad Faith, Extra-Contractual Liability, and First-Party Claims