For decades, Macdonald Devin has been a trusted source of sound counsel and comprehensive guidance for the insurance industry. Our insurance attorneys fully grasp the day-to-day and long-term challenges faced by insurers and stay abreast of the constantly changing legal and regulatory landscape in which they operate. Along with finely honed advocacy skills, our comprehensive understanding of insurance coverage issues and claims litigation allow us to craft and implement robust defense strategies which minimize risk and exposure.
Knowledgeable and Experienced Insurance Coverage Attorneys
We have earned a reputation as counsel of first resort for insurance companies. Our lawyers are respected for their industry knowledge as well as their coverage experience and are frequently called upon to provide insight and direction in matters with complex issues.
Representative insurance coverage experience includes:
- Commercial General Liability
- Umbrella and Excess Policies
- Auto Liability
- Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Claims
- Products and Completed Operations
- Construction Defects
- Builder’s Risk
- Inland Marine
- Professional Liability
- Director’s and Officer’s
- Employment Practices
- Environmental & Toxic Torts
Macdonald Devin’s attorneys are also experienced in handling extra-contractual and bad faith claims that so often accompany a coverage dispute. Macdonald Devin has been successful in providing the prudent counsel needed by its clients to resolve these matters.
Respected and Trusted Insurance Industry Counsel
We take pride in the trust placed in us by insurance carriers when seeking counsel to handle their most complex matters. We are also proud to have represented numerous excess carriers, evaluating substantial claims and lawsuits, as well as monitoring the defense and actions taken by the primary insurer. Our lawyers are experienced in monitoring significant litigation on behalf of excess carriers, including ensuring that the primary insurer on the risk is providing an effective defense and sufficiently protecting the excess layer.
We are constantly seeking new and more effective ways to resolve these claims with the best possible results for our clients. We understand the special relationships that exist between insurers, their policyholders and defense counsel, and work to provide efficiency, clear and consistent communication, and seamless collaboration in these representations.
Please contact us to learn more about the representation and services we provide in insurance matters.