Insurance Coverage

Ogloza Fortney + Friedman represents policyholders across industries in insurance coverage disputes involving CGL, E&O, D&O and other business insurance policies.  We regularly advise clients pre-litigation, work with clients in obtaining coverage, and when necessary, represent clients in breach of contract and bad faith actions in litigation and arbitrations.

We also regularly partner with larger firms when their clients are having difficulty obtaining insurance coverage in an underlying litigation matter, when those firms cannot be adverse to insurance carriers.

Representative engagements include:
  • Successfully obtained insurance coverage on behalf of a director and officer of a start-up company in litigation filed by one of the company’s investors.
  • Representing hospital management companies and their executive in a bad faith and breach of contract against several insurance carriers related to claims made by a creditors’ committee.
  • Negotiated significant settlements in related breach of contract/bad faith actions on behalf of health care client involving commercial liability and employment practices liability coverages.
  • Representing well-known restaurant and bar owner in CGL insurance dispute stemming from a building fire.