Braden, Hinchcliffe & Hawley's Coverage and Coverage Litigation Department has established itself as an esteemed legal presence in the insurance industry. It draws upon its broad base of experience to thoroughly analyze, investigate, defend and assist our insurance clients in their underwriting and claims practices.

Our attorneys provide the highest level of service to our clients--both domestic and international--through our legal expertise and vigorous yet cost-effective representation. We understand the need for one-on-one communications with clients while serving their varied needs with:

  • Coverage Opinions, Declinations and Reservation of Rights
  • Insurance Counseling
  • Prosecution and Defense of Declaratory Relief, Subrogation and Contribution Actions
  • Defense of First-Party and Third-Party Bad Faith Claims

In addition, our attorneys are well-equipped to provide a myriad of program-management solutions that enable clients to reduce risk and exposure to litigation. BHH's coverage team takes on the administrative and management duties for the insurer, including evaluating the claim, appointing and monitoring defense counsel, and providing insightful strategies for the expeditious and cost-effective resolution of the claim.

Braden, Hinchcliffe & Hawley maintains an active continuing education and training program to enhance our coverage attorneys' technical expertise, practical legal skills and sensitivity to the pragmatic needs of the insurance industry. In addition, we maintain an active involvement in industry reform efforts, industry trade groups, insurance product development and industry trade analysis.