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Insurance Litigation & Coverage

Burch, Porter & Johnson has provided representation to insurance companies, their insureds, and self-insured companies throughout its more than one-hundred year history. The members of this group represent insurers large and small, including three of the nation’s largest general liability insurance companies. The firm counsels and litigates on behalf of clients in a wide variety of insurance-related matters, including:

  • Advertising injury, media and intellectual property claims
  • Life, Health and ERISA claims
  • Financial Institution and fidelity bonds
  • Casualty matters, including personal injury, wrongful death, accident and general liability
  • Bad faith claims
  • Benefits disputes
  • Class action defense
  • Environmental claims
  • Property damage claims
  • Medical and other professional negligence matters
  • Professional liability claims in the legal and accounting fields
  • Subrogation
  • Title insurance and real estate matters
  • Workers compensation
  • Examinations Under Oath

Members of this group have also represented insurance companies and covered parties in connection with insurance coverage disputes, drawing on decades of experience in interpreting the requirements and obligations imposed under all manner of insurance policies.

The firm has also represented insurance companies in connection with premium fraud issues in the workers compensation area, recovering millions of dollars in unpaid workers compensation premiums on behalf of several insurers, underwriters, and insurance pools.