practice areas

Insurance Recovery & Indemnification

Our insurance and professional defense practice identifies and obtains coverage, advancement and indemnification for clients to eliminate, cover or reduce the costs of litigation. We have an extraordinary record of success at obtaining full or partial coverage for our clients through litigation or arbitration after the insurer or indemnifying party initially denied coverage.  Representative matters include:

  • Obtained a 2019 AAA award advancing legal fees for the US based former CEO of an international investment advisor charged by the SEC with violations of the Investment Advisors Act (Award).

  • Currently representing McGraw-Hill in a significant dispute against its carrier regarding coverage for series of copyright infringement claims.

  • Secured coverage for the criminal defense of an attorney indicted on federal fraud charges after the carrier’s initial denial of coverage.

  • Secured coverage for the civil defense of brokerage firm for tortious interference with contract claims after the carrier’s initial denial of coverage.

  • Obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of widow against a carrier disclaiming life insurance for a twenty-year policyholder.