For nearly 100 years, Schenck Price has been serving the insurance industry, and currently represents numerous insurance companies, including Farmers Insurance Company, Greater New York, Pennsylvania Lumbermens, National General, AIG, Chubb, State Farm, The Hartford, New Jersey Manufacturers and Travelers.
The Group provides guidance and advice to insurance companies and insureds on all aspects of insurance law including matters relating to third-party liability, first-party property, directors and officers, errors and omissions, professional liability and excess insurance coverage. Our lawyers frequently represent insurance companies in insurance coverage and declaratory judgment litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels, and defend insurance companies against bad faith and extra contractual claims.
TYPES OF SERVICES
- Insurance coverage disputes involving construction defects, environmental liability, mass and toxic tort, employment practices, product liability, recall insurance, professional liability, directors and officers liability, commercial general liability, errors and omissions; agent and broker malpractice; umbrella and excess coverage; surety and performance bonds; and insurance fraud i.e. asbestos, fire and other first-party claims
- Examinations under oath
- Claims handling assistance and review
- Litigating the applicability, interpretation, and enforceability of insurance policy terms, conditions, and exclusions
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