Insurance Defense

At Ouellette, Deganis, Gallagher, & Grippe LLC, we represent insureds and insurance companies throughout the United States..  We have extensive experience in the  insurance industry and our Connecticut litigation attorneys are experienced and capable of handling complex property, coverage and personal injury claims. We are listed with A.M. Best’s Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys.

The insurance defense attorneys at Ouellette, Deganis, Gallagher, & Grippe LLC are committed to providing effective and efficient professional representation. The firm manages cases carefully to minimize expense while protecting  the interests of its clients. We coordinate our defense strategy with our clients, seeking cost effective yet aggressive solutions in all insurance defense matters. Our attorneys will take the time to investigate the facts and  make recommendations regarding early settlement opportunities. When settlement options are not feasible our attorneys have the trial experience needed to protect our clients.

We have successfully defended and represented some of the largest insurance companies in all types of insurance claims and subrogation matters, including:

  • Wrongful death claims
  • Construction defect claims
  • Catastrophic injuries
  • Motor vehicle accident injuries
  • Truck accidents
  • Special Investigations Unit defense
  • Property damage claims
  • Premises liability claims
  • Product liability claims
  • Dram Shop Liability claims
  • Dog Bite injuries
  • Bad Faith Claims
  • Declaratory Judgments
  • Coverage opinions

Our attorneys routinely advise clients on coverage issues associated with claims arising out of automobile, homeowners, commercial general liability and excess insurance policies. We regularly provide clients with coverage opinions concerning issues such as the duty to defend, reservation of rights, primary/excess issues, uninsured/underinsured coverage, applicability of policy exclusions and endorsements, and duties of the insured under the policy. We have also advised and represented insurance companies against claims of bad faith and breach of contract.

If your insurance firm is seeking quality, experienced and effective legal counsel, contact a member of our insurance defense litigation team.

Practice Areas

Our law firm handles the full range of litigation and personal injury matters representing both plaintiffs and defendants in the following matters: