Knowledgeable Insurance Law Counsel

The knowledgeable attorneys at Duggan Pawlowski & Cooke LLP know insurance coverage and insurance defense. Our team has an extensive tort and insurance defense practice, providing full litigation representation in state and federal courts, in mediations, arbitrations, and in appeals. We offer coverage evaluations and advice to counsel and insurers, along with representation in declaratory judgment actions and bad faith disputes. The firm represents leading insurance carriers and risk management administrators, as well as corporate and individual insureds in various tort litigation matters.

Our team has extensive trial experience and will tenaciously represent you or your insured's case in both New York and Pennsylvania.

Trial-Tested Insurance Defense

We work with insurance companies and self-insured entities to defend injury claims in a broad context, including:

  • Motor vehicle litigation
  • Slip-and-falls
  • Premises liability cases
  • Wrongful death claims
  • Transportation and trucking accident defense
  • General negligence claims

Our firm has a proven track record of success defined by well-honed skills and cost-conscious practicality. Due to the potentially high cost of litigation, we work to resolve conflicts outside the courtroom when appropriate through mediation, arbitration, and other alternative dispute resolution programs. We expertly manage claims by utilizing technology and appropriately staffing each case with the client's bottom line in mind.

Strong Coverage Litigation Representation

We offer a comprehensive understanding of insurance interests, including complex multiparty coverage disputes and bad faith claims. Duggan Pawlowski & Cooke LLP offers skill and experience in representing domestic and international insurers in coverage disputes. Our expertise extends to policy interpretation, contract law, fraud and misrepresentation, and bad faith litigation. Our team will carefully examine the facts of the underlying loss, the policy(ies) at issue, and the applicable law to develop a solid strategy aimed at achieving your best possible results.

We litigate insurance coverage disputes involving:

  • Fraud, concealment, and misrepresentation
  • Homeowners, renter's and landlord's policies
  • Commercial general Liability
  • Construction claims
  • Automobile coverage
  • Bad faith claims
  • Commercial liability claims
  • Declaratory judgment actions
  • Umbrella coverage and excess disputed claims

Complex Insurance Cases? We Can Help.

Schedule a consultation today at our convenient Buffalo, New York, offices. Call 716-575-7870 or email us using this easy information request form.