Don’s practice focuses on coverage and bad faith litigation, and coverage analysis of claims arising out of all types of liability and property policies. He has worked in-house at two major insurance companies and has tried bad faith cases to verdict. He counsels claims professionals at all levels regarding complex claims, large exposures, claims-handling practices and procedures, and litigation management practices. He also provides advice to underwriters drafting manuscript policies and new forms.
Don has been practicing for over 40 years, and analyzes claims and cases arising out of a wide variety of commercial and personal lines policies, including the following: Commercial general liability; First party property (personal lines and commercial); Excess and umbrella (commercial and personal umbrella); Professional liability, including architects and engineers, realtors, insurance brokers, accountants, broadcasters, and publishers; Workers compensation, Coverages A and B; Directors and officers; Entertainment and media liability; Owners, landlords and tenants; Homeowners; and Auto (both liability and property coverages, personal lines, commercial fleet, and inter-modal). Don has also led and participated in a range of seminars and presentations, both for claims professionals and attorneys.