Businesses large and small purchase insurance to protect against catastrophic losses and to obtain coverage and a funded defense for third-party disputes. Individuals, particularly those with significant holdings and assets, governments, and municipalities rely on insurance to protect against insolvency and financial ruin. When faced with large first-party and third-party claims, policyholders across the spectrum turn to Diamond McCarthy’s experienced insurance recovery team to obtain for them the benefits that they are owed under their policies.
Diamond McCarthy’s lawyers have achieved results that created new and reported law in complex third-party coverage disputes. We have successfully brought claims against insurers where they wrongfully failed to provide coverage for first-party claims. Oftentimes these coverage disputes can be resolved without resorting to litigation, an area in which Diamond McCarthy excels.
The firm’s insurance recovery team has the capacity and experience to represent clients in all manner of coverage disputes, but has extensive capabilities working with director’s and officer’s policies in complex corporate disputes. Other areas include policies in the following areas:
- Entertainment and media policies
- Surety and fidelity policies
- Business interruption claims
- Errors and omissions policies
- First-party property and construction policies including WRAP
- COVID-19 claims
- Environmental insurance coverage including asbestos and chemical exposure claims