Insurance Coverage

  • Liability Insurance
  • First Party Claims
  • Bad Faith Claims
  • Insurance Coverage for Environmental and Toxic Torts

In the Gulf of Mexico, virtually every contract is supported by insurance. Through its representation of major domestic and international insurers, McAlpine & Cozad has authored hundreds of coverage opinions. The firm has litigated claims involving every major policy form, including commercial general liability (CGL); marine general liability (MGL); marine employers’ liability (MEL); Protection and Indemnity coverages; the standard Hull policy, and numerous ISO forms. McAlpine & Cozad has defended and pursued bad faith claims against insurers in Louisiana and Texas, including business interruption claims following Hurricane Katrina.