Insurance Law

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The need for independent and specific legal services exists in many situations involving conflicts between the insurer and its insured, and, with more frequency, conflicts involving other insurers. The insurance industry also confronts an increasing number of highly complex and potentially serious third-party claims.

SLHS’s insurance law services include:

  • Defense of personal injury claims and other civil litigation
  • The legal relationship between primary and excess insurers
  • First party coverage, disputes to include interpretation, duty to indemnify and defend, exclusions, waivers and reservations of rights
  • Litigation involving complex subrogation issues
  • Alternative dispute resolution and claims arbitration
  • Directors’ and officers’ liability, general liability
  • Errors and omissions
  • Property coverage
  • Environmental insurance coverage