Kentucky is one of less-than-a-handful-of states recognizing both first- and third-party bad faith claims against insurance companies. Third-party claims, in particular, often pose unique and complex claims handling issues for professional liability insurers in the defense of their insureds. Whether it be in consulting insurers in active cases whenever claims of bad faith are threatened, or affirmatively defending them against such claims once they are actively asserted, Gazak Brown, P.S.C. has extensive experience advising and representing professional liability insurers in this challenging area of the law. Let the attorneys of Gazak Brown, P.S.C. assist your company and claims specialists in navigating these difficult waters.
Beyond representation and consulting on issues of bad faith, the attorneys of Gazak Brown, P.S.C. are often called upon to interpret policies and provide coverage opinions, to represent insurers in declaratory judgment actions in which various policy-based disputes have arisen, and to advise excess carriers as to their potential exposure and other obligations in any given case.