Liability

Wolkin Curran’s insurance coverage practice litigates a variety of risks. Its reputation throughout the western states for construction defect coverage litigation is unsurpassed. Wolkin Curran has handled several hundreds of such cases, ranging in scope from small subcontractor issues on a single family home to the liabilities of builder/developers in homeowners’ class actions. Wolkin Curran’s track record in environmental matters is excellent. Its last two environmental cases went to verdict, and the verdicts returned were precisely along the lines submitted by Wolkin Curran’s clients. Wolkin Curran’s experience in asbestos litigation ranges from handling state court declaratory relief actions to reinsurance arbitrations with the London Market.

In the regular course of its insurance practice, Wolkin Curran has, in addition to the areas highlighted above, handled a variety of additional coverage issues, including D&O, first party property, auto and bodily injury coverage.

The insurance coverage group prides itself on its excellent reputation on large matters, having handled a multitude of eight figure coverage disputes. Wolkin Curran’s insurance coverage group also understands that small cases can present even more difficulties than large ones as they are often driven less by strict coverage concerns and more by personality and the desire to avoid disproportionate expense. It is then that Wolkin Curran’s ability to resolve matters through negotiation and alternative dispute resolution practice is underscored.