Insurance and Surety Representation
Tom Gardner, Doug Kewley and Lee Kohler have represented professional liability insurers and their insureds in claims made against design professionals. Additionally, under general liability insurance policies, our attorneys have defended contractors, subcontractors and manufacturers in construction defect claims. Attorneys in the Firm have also represented design professionals, contractors and subcontractors against insurers who failed to timely provide a defense on a covered peril.
Tom Gardner, Doug Kewley and Lee Kohler have represented payment and performance bond sureties in defending lien and bond claims made against the surety arising out of the alleged default of the principal (contractors and subcontractors). Additionally, our attorneys have represented owners, contractors and subcontractors against sureties who failed to timely perform in the event of a default or to timely pay amounts due under a construction contract.
Tom Gardner, Doug Kewley and Lee Kohler have rendered advice concerning insurance coverage and draft risk management provisions in construction contracts, subcontracts and master service agreements.