Representative Cases: Insurance Disputes / Abuse Cases

Insurance Disputes / Abuse 

·         Insurance Bad Faith Pre-Trial Settlement (Altoona, Blair County)
Settlement obtained for a client who was injured in a car wreck caused by an underinsured motorist. After recovering the limits of insurance coverage from the other driver, a claim was made to my client's own automobile coverage for additional benefits. When his company unreasonably delayed full and fair payment of coverage purchased by my client, additional monetary damages were recovered against my client's insurer for bad faith in mishandling and delaying his claim.

·         Insurance Bad Faith Settlement for Non-Payment of Medical Benefits (Altoona, Blair County)
Settlement during litigation in a bad faith claim. My client's insurance company tried to stop paying medical benefits coverage purchased by my client, the insured. In addition to past and future medical expenses, the recovery included punitive damages, interest, attorneys' fees and costs of litigation.

·         Fire Loss and Insurance Bad Faith (Clearfield, Clearfield County)
The homeowners' insurance company for my clients tried to avoid paying damages for fire losses by blaming members of the family for causing the fire. Investigation revealed that the insurance company targeted my clients and failed to properly investigate other causes, including an electrical problem, resulting in the recovery of the fire loss damages as well as punitive damages.

·       Insurance company refused to pay benefits to a women injured as a result of an auto collision.  (Altoona, Blair County) Case settled before trial.

·        Insurance company refused to pay benefits to its insured following his involvement in motor vehicle collision.  Law suit filed.  Case settled before trial.  (Duncansville, Blair County)

  • ·        Bad Faith Insurance Claim (Blair County)
    Insurance company tried to avoid paying medical bills to reduce its obligations to pay other benefits.  Recovery made after suit was filed for all insurance benefits, payment of all legal fees and punitive damages.

     In addition to insurance bad faith and insurance abuse, I have handled many other types of cases including car accidentsmotorcycle wreckstruck collisionsanimal bitesclergy abuseslip and fall accidents, wrongful death and many more.

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     Contact my Blair County bad faith insurance law office to talk to a Pennsylvania insurance abuse attorney. Personal injury cases are always handled on a contingency fee basis. This means you will not be charged attorneys' fees unless I have recovered money damages for you.  I offer home, evening, and hospital visits if you are not able to come to our Blair County office.