Insurance Liability Defense Litigation

Led by managing partner, James Wakefield, our litigators have an exceptional reputation for winning in cases that go to court for insurance defense litigation. We take pride in our ability to evaluate a case and to counsel clients on defense strategies and tactics that lead to timely, cost-effective results. Integral to our success is the deployment of “lean teams” that draw upon the abilities of our skilled attorneys, paralegals, outside experts with proven trial experience, and attorneys from the firm’s other disciplines to create practical solutions for any kind of issue, regardless of complexity.

Cummins & White has an enviable track record in handling insurance defense litigation on behalf of insurance carriers and their insureds, individuals, and self-insured entities. Our lawyers are highly trained in the mechanics of arbitration, mediation and the courtroom, and enjoy impressive reputations for the settlements they engineer and the defense verdicts they earn in the following areas:

  • Professional liability
  • Premises liability
  • Errors & Omissions
  • Automobile liability
  • Public transportation
  • Manufacturing
  • Products liability
  • Construction defect
  • Personal injury litigation

Cummins & White lawyers work closely with our insurance and self-insured clients to safeguard their interests. Importantly, we position our clients so that they always have the advantage in any situation or challenge, and we take pride in our ability to resolve the complex issues which confront them in both the interpretation of insurance policies and litigation.