Payne & Fears LLP has built a solid reputation for counseling clients, resolving coverage disputes, enforcing coverage rights, and recovering insurance proceeds exclusively on behalf of policyholders throughout the nation.  

Our experienced attorneys have represented policyholders efficiently and successfully in a broad spectrum of matters, from complex litigation against more than 50 insurance companies to simple disputes between one policyholder and one insurer.

Our attorneys have collectively recovered tens of millions of dollars on behalf of policyholders from insurance companies under numerous kinds of policies for a variety of different claims, including:

  • Intellectual property/business torts
  • Business interruption claims
  • Pollution liability exposure 
  • Construction defects 
  • Employment practices
  • First party property damage
  • Directors and officers liability
  • Professional liability
  • Reinsurance
  • Hospital liability

Payne & Fears LLP attorneys have significant experience representing policyholders in federal, state and appellate courts throughout the United States.  By working closely with our clients to determine their individual circumstances, we have successfully employed a broad range of dispute resolution techniques and forums including mediation, arbitration, mini-trials, jury trials, and other hybrid proceedings. Additionally, Payne & Fears LLP attorneys are committed to staying current about new developments in this ever-changing area of the law, allowing us to utilize creative arguments to maximize insurance benefits for our clients.