Property Insurance

Representation of carriers on first and third party catastrophic loss claims from hurricanes, tornadoes, microbursts, and earth movement as well as building component failures. Expertise on the interplay between construction, engineering, and design principles on the scope of property damage caused by catastrophic events.  Experience in determining business income and extra expense loss including calculating the period of time for repairs.  Extensive work with experts including geotechnical engineers, structural engineers, MEP engineers, metallurgists, meteorologists, cost estimators, and architects. Particular focus on forensics, discovery, and use of appraisal on complex coverage cases.  Handling of common law and statutory bad faith claims. Extensive experience in dealing with subrogation matters. Targeted, energetic and early investigation and evaluation utilized to define the issues and identify those issues requiring expert opinions.