Casualty & Insurance Defense Litigation
Our casualty & insurance defense litigation department has been retained by insurers, construction contractors and design professionals to defend claims of every nature ranging from the simple to the highly complex, including:
- Personal injury claims,
- Property damage claims; and
- Third-party liability claims
Our services are designed to: (1) expeditiously identify issues and parties, so as to, where applicable, tender the defense and indemnity to relevant and other indemnifying parties as soon as reasonably possible based on reviewing the law and contracts; (2) ascertain the applicable CGL insurance and hold-harmless provisions; (3) ascertain the salient facts through interviews of witnesses and inspection of the accident site; (4) identification and retention of appropriate, capable third-party experts; (5) commence declaratory judgment proceedings to protect, preserve and further the insured’s interests; (6) report to insurance carriers and clients on the studied and calculated assessments of the alleged liability and damages and opine on potential exposure; (7) conduct all pre-trial discovery proceedings; and (8) try cases to jury verdict.