Defend litigation involving cyber breach.
Insurance Bad Faith
Represented a large public company client in dozens of lawsuits initiated by a mammoth insurance company who was attempting to intimidate the client into walking away from significant policy benefits. We were able to turn the tide on the insurance company by weaving together from the evidence a compelling story of a pattern and practice of bad faith claims handling conduct. Once the insurer realized that we were going to able to tell a compelling story at trial, and the risk of huge punitive damage award was real, a favorable settlement was reached.
Primary day-to-day supervision of an insurance coverage lawsuit involving a carrier’s duty to defend its in insured, a national builder, in over 70 underlying construction defect actions. Resulted in a multi-million dollar settlement to the insured.
Defended dozens of contentious lawsuits by a major insurance carrier seeking to shirk its obligation to defend its insured and/or to seek reimbursement for policy benefits already paid. These actions ended favorably to the insured.