Insurance Coverage/First Party Property Litigation
Representing insurance carriers in declaratory judgment actions, interpretation of policy provisions and exclusions, defense of bad faith litigation, comprehensive general liability insurance, excess and umbrella coverage issues, Florida PIP and UM/UIM coverage, rescission, subrogation actions, arbitration and trial of first-party claims, workersí compensation and employerís liability claims.
Although the core of Wadsworth Huottís practice is the representation of insurance companies and their insureds in personal injury litigation, it likewise provides representation and legal opinions on coverage issues and disputes. With the growth of corporate risk retention and self-insured programs, the firm also provides advice and representation to insureds, self-insureds, and insurers on all insurance issues including coverage and exclusions, denials of coverage and reservations of rights under Florida statutory schemes. The firmís lawyers are knowledgeable and have extensive experience on issues relating to excess and umbrella coverage.