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Policyholder Coverage Disputes

Recent Decisions

Victory: $41 million verdict

On May 12, 2017, the jury awarded a verdict for approximately $41 million in Prime Natural Resources, Inc. v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyds, London, No. 2015-51137, In the 129th District Court of Harris County, Texas. The firm appeared as trial counsel to assist lead attorney John Zavitsanos of AZA in a suit arising from an insurer denying coverage for an offshore oil rig damaged in Hurricane Rita. The jury awarded not only full compensatory damages, but additional damages for unfair insurance practices.



Firm News 

John Sullivan, Moderator, and Randy Roach, Panelist, at the 14th Annual Advanced Insurance Law Seminar on June 8-9, 2017.
John Sullivan will be the moderator, and Randy Roach will be a panelist for the course entitled "Strategic Insurance Considerations for Corporate Policyholders" at the 14th Annual Advanced Insurance Law Course being held at the Hyatt Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio, Texas on June 8-9, 2017 sponsored by the State Bar of Texas and Insurance Law Section. For more information, please click here.


Bob Cunningham published an article entitled "McGinnis v. Phoenix Insurance Co.: Just What is the Texas Supreme Court Thinking" in the Fall 2016 issue of the Journal of Texas Insurance Law, the official publication of the Insurance Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. To obtain a copy of the article, click here.