Insurance Defense

Experienced litigators for complex and routine liability cases
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Insurance Defense In Allentown, PA

At Gross McGinley, LLP, our experienced team of insurance defense attorneys provide legal guidance and unrivaled litigation services for all aspects of risk encountered by primary and excess carriers and their insureds. In addition to counseling clients on a range of coverage matters, our litigation attorneys handle disputes on behalf of insurance carriers at all levels of federal and state courts.

What to know about insurance defense:

Do your attorneys have a wide range of knowledge when it comes to insurance law?

Does your team stay current with ever-changing insurance regulations and laws?

Which types of insurance defense cases do your attorneys handle?

Does Gross McGinley’s insurance defense team represent clients in motor vehicle accident cases?

What is class action lawsuit defense?

How do insurance defense appeals work?

Why choose Gross McGinley for insurance defense litigation services?

     

 

Our Insurance Attorneys Handle A Wide Range Of Issues

Insurance law includes myriad issues relating to insurance policies, claims, subrogation and compliance. Our clients include insurance companies, self-insured private businesses, nonprofits, and government entities. These organizations benefit from our years of experience analyzing issues, risks, and exposures that could result in litigation. Our lawyers are experienced negotiators who are well-versed in mandatory and voluntary alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation and arbitration.

     

 

We Stay Up-To-Date On Developments In Insurance Law

The insurance industry is heavily regulated. Providing exceptional legal counsel requires staying current with developments in insurance law. Our litigation attorneys in Allentown possess in-depth knowledge of existing applicable legal standards and monitor changes in legislation, regulations, and legal decisions that impact compliance, exposure, and other issues.

     

 

Types Of Insurance Defense Cases We Handle

Our lawyers represent insurance carriers and their policyholders in matters such as:

  • Casualty and property
  • Motor vehicle liability
  • Premises liability
  • Product liability
  • Professional liability
  • Insurance coverage
  • Subrogation and recovery
  • Construction Litigation
  • Dram shop/liquor liability
  • Civil rights litigation
  • Toxic and mass tort litigation
  • Trucking and transportation litigation
  • Appellate Advocacy

Our experienced team at Gross McGinley, LLP takes a collaborative approach and works closely with clients to map out the best insurance defense strategies for both complex and routine liability cases.

     

 

Common Types Of Insurance Litigation And Defense

Auto Accident Claims

Our insurance defense attorneys are well-versed in traffic and insurance laws related to motor vehicle claims. For example, Pennsylvania’s Motor Vehicle Financial Responsibility Law (MVFRL) and all of the issues related to that statute are complex. To receive compensation for special damages after a car accident, an injured person must have full tort coverage on their vehicle. We know how to defend against issues involving liability and damages in multi-vehicle and truck accident claims as well. These cases are much different from typical car accident claims and require the knowledge of lawyers experienced in trucking industry regulations on state and federal levels.

     

 

Class Action Lawsuits

From product liability to consumer fraud, businesses face all kinds of potential pitfalls that may lead to a class action lawsuit.  Our defense attorneys have successfully defended various insureds, both directly and through their insurance carriers.  Our seasoned attorneys are intimately familiar with the complexities of this type of insurance defense litigation and have defended class action lawsuits and mass tort claims in state, federal, and appellate courts. Often, we frequently resolve matters before they go to trial through arbitration or by defeating class certification.

     

 

Insurance Defense Appeals

Our team of litigation attorneys in Pennsylvania has the skills and resources necessary to effectively represent insurers in complex appeals. Our attorneys regularly handle appellate matters such as:

  • No-fault insurance claims
  • First-party insurance claims
  • General liability coverage disputes

Common types of claims and lawsuits that involve these issues include property damage claims, employment practices liability, business interruption, premises liability, motor vehicle claims, construction accidents, and other types of personal injury claims.

Our experience in insurance law and litigation also enables us to effectively determine when appeals are warranted. Our insurance litigation attorneys represent insurance companies in all types of appeals and disputes, including subrogation and indemnity issues, exaggerated claims of insurance fraud, allegations of bad faith, and priority issues.

     

 

Why Choose Our Insurance Litigation Attorneys?

For more than 40 years, Gross McGinley, LLP has provided creative legal solutions to provide the best possible outlooks for our clients. Our collaborative, forward-thinking teams work collaboratively to share their knowledge and experience, provide exceptional representation, and guide clients through legal challenges every step of the way.

Our dedicated attorneys and legal professionals strive to cultivate solid relationships built on a foundation of trust, integrity, and respect. We stay on the cutting edge of new legal, legislative, and business protocols and develop strategic legal solutions that meet your short- and long-term goals. You can count on our responsive team to provide the personalized legal services you need and deserve.

Schedule A Consultation With An Insurance Defense Attorney

At Gross McGinley, LLP our Allentown lawyers are dedicated to protecting your interests and achieving positive outcomes for all our clients. To schedule a consultation with an insurance defense attorney, contact us online or call us at 610-820-5450 today.

Insurance Defense Team

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Jessica Amill

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Leana Anderson

Paralegal
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Trisha Billig

Paralegal
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Michael J. Blum

Senior Counsel
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Robert M. Campbell

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Samuel E. Cohen

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Adrian K. Cousens

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Jessica L. Harlow

Senior Counsel
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Constance K. Nelson

Senior Counsel
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Nicholas Sandercock

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Howard S. Stevens

Partner

Frequently Asked Questions

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