Hunt Ortmann is one of the foremost authorities on California construction law, contracts, dispute resolution and litigation offering additional legal services in the areas of business and commercial law, employment matters and labor law compliance, real estate, insurance and suretyship.
Proper analysis of insurance policies, whether they be comprehensive general liability policies, errors and omissions, directors and officers, professional services liability, employer’s liability, travel insurance, homeowners, auto or any other type of form, is an important aspect of our insurance practice. The correct coverage decision can save defense fees and indemnification costs, and limit the client’s exposure. In addition, proactive steps to address insurance-related issues often minimizes the need to resort to litigation in connection with claims. Hunt Ortmann stands ready to provide insurance policy analysis and monitor insurance claim issues in order to ensure proper handling, reduce cost and facilitate the optimal result.
The attorneys in our Insurance practice have handled claims spanning a diverse range of industries and issues, including drafting of policy forms and endorsements, excess insurance, first-party coverage including homeowner’s, property, and several lines of liability coverage including general liability, professional liability, environmental liability, business package coverage, and directors and officers liability, with specialized expertise in construction, environmental and toxic tort matters. Hunt Ortmann provides coverage opinions and consultations on subjects dealing with all lines of coverage.