Bad Faith

Reilly, Janiczek, McDevitt, Henrich & Cholden has the experience to assists insurers with coverage and bad faith issues, including pre-suit and litigated matters.   We regularly counsel insurers on good faith handling of cases where there are coverage issues, time demands, demands with conditions and unusual factual scenarios.  We produce opinion letters that present informed recommendations to our clients. This enables our clients to make reasoned and fair decisions concerning their policyholders. Our attorneys are experienced with interpretation and litigation of all types of property and casualty, professional malpractice, comprehensive general liability, homeowners, officers and directors liability and accident policies.

In addition to providing coverage opinions to our clients, we also consult with our clients regarding the language contained within their policies and apprise our clients of developments in statutory and case law to keep them up to date on insurance regulation changes. Our attorneys have handled many declaratory judgment actions and have successfully defended clients against bad faith claims. We are also often contacted by clients seeking advice concerning handling decisions as it applies to coverage issues so as to avoid potential bad faith claims.