Skilled Insurance Defense Representation
Insurance companies are facing lawsuits on almost a daily basis. Whether these actions are from the company’s insureds or parties who have sustained losses due to the negligence of an insured, settlements can cost a company hundreds of thousands of dollars. To minimize the impact on their business, insurance companies need to enlist experienced and aggressive legal counsel that can protect the company’s interests.
At The Tarantino Law Firm, LLP, in Buffalo, New York, we confidently handle a wide variety of cases for insurance companies. We are accomplished trial attorneys who provide companies with general liability insurance defense as outside counsel. Many of our lawyers have extensive litigation and trial experience in both federal and New York state courts. They utilize their skills in writing discovery and trial motions, post-trial motions, and appellate briefs, as well as analyzing insurance coverage issues and writing insurance coverage opinion letters. Our firm can tailor the services we provide to meet the insurer’s specific needs on a certain case or overall.
Types Of Insurance Defense Matters
While we have vast knowledge and insight into many insurance defense issues, our lawyers and staff focus their attention on the following types of cases:
- Construction accidents and premises liability: Whether a worker was hurt on a construction site or a visitor was injured in a slip and fall on someone else’s property, construction accident and premises liability defense needs to be carefully structured and handled.
- Motor vehicle accidents: Many insurance companies are facing lawsuits and claims involving injuries and property damage arising from car accidents. These cases can become complicated very quickly and need the prompt attention of skilled counsel.
- Product liability: When a product is allegedly defective, lawsuits may be filed by numerous parties who claim to have been injured. Insurers may bear the brunt of the costs of these suits, if their insureds turn to them for payment on the claims.