INSURANCE COVERAGE AND LITIGATION
The Insurance Coverage and Litigation Practice is headed by Partners with extensive experience and success in defending tort litigation for a broad client base representative of well known liability insurers, self-insured corporations, third-party administrators and individuals. We also handle cases involving primary, excess, umbrella and reinsurance issues, and provide coverage analyses and opinions as well as representation for insurers.
Our litigation attorneys have extensive experience in analyzing claims and in executing cost-effective legal strategies for timely resolution of such matters. They are also well versed in arbitration and mediation, to resolve cases expeditiously. Our firm defends cases in the five boroughs of New York City as well as the suburban communities of Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Rockland, Orange, Ulster, Sullivan, Nassau and Suffolk Counties; throughout the State of Connecticut; and in local Federal District Courts. We have also successfully handled and argued cases before all state and federal appellate courts.
We provide defense in a wide variety of matters including: Asbestos; Bad Faith; Brownfields; Construction Defects; Construction Site Liability (claims under New York’s Labor Law); Defamation; Environmental/Toxic Torts; Errors and Omissions/Directors and Officers; General Liability; Motor Vehicle Liability; Municipal Liability; Premises Liability; Products Liability; Professional Liability (Attorneys, Physicians/Healthcare, Architects and Engineers); and Property Damage.