Your company deserves a fair recovery for insured losses. Understanding the scope of insurance coverage for complex business claims, however, can be mind-numbing. The practical advisors of DRM's Insurance Coverage Group have the necessary experience and resources to challenge and resolve loss and liability claims.
We advise business and individual clients on the scope of their insurance coverage and how to maximize their insurance recovery. We understand such claims, because we also advise insurers on the scope of coverage provided under business policies. Our experience includes negotiating and litigating issues involving claims for costs of defense and indemnity insurance recovery for:
and for a number of other claims. We also have extensive experience working with captive insurers and risk retention groups, and have handled captive insurers’ coverage disputes with reinsurers.
Our seasoned insurance attorneys defend and prosecute declaratory judgment lawsuits, bad faith actions, contract and extra-contractual recovery claims. We determine coverage questions with reference to the laws of all states. Representative matters for policyholders include litigation across the US, including claims for coverage for:
While our insurance coverage team predominately represents policyholders, they along with the insurance defense group also work with traditional and captive insurance carriers, and each group draws on the focused knowledge of the other and the numerous other experienced litigators in the firm to advise on issues and staff larger cases.
For clients who want to curb their exposure to expensive and resource-draining claims, our attorneys can assist with proactive advice on the scope of insurance coverage, payment of claims, bad-faith claims handling and coverage questions under a variety of policy forms and with reference to varying state laws.