AREAS OF PRACTICE
Business litigation representing both local, and national entities in disputes over trade secrets, unfair competition, product liability and defects, and insurance coverage issues.
Construction Defect Litigation
Litigation including construction site and highway accidents, and construction defect litigation.
Personal Injury/Product Liability
Litigation involving personal injury arising out of auto accidents, construction site accidents, automobile and/or truck component defects, tire defect, motorcycle accidents, unsafe products, and uninsured motorist cases.
Litigation and advice regarding insurance coverage issues for both the insurer and the insured, including bad faith issues, duty to defend, indemnity reservation of rights issues, waiver and estoppel issues, Cumis counsel issues, and alternative dispute resolution strategies.
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Richard Bertolino, one of the firm’s partners, has served as an arbitrator and judge pro tem for over fifteen years. He is currently offering mediation services in uninsured and under-insured motorist cases as well as matters involving third party disputes, including but not limited to personal injury cases, construction defect matters, and insurance coverage issues. Our office has conference rooms which are available to accommodate these services.