Liberty Claims Law Firm At Liability Coverage Limit

Law360, New York (October 23, 2012, 4:27 PM EDT) -- Liberty Surplus Insurance Corp. Inc. sued Weinberg & Richmond LLP in Illinois federal court Monday, saying the defunct law firm has exhausted its $5 million in professional liability coverage because separate lawsuits brought by a bankrupt restaurateur and its owners count as one claim.

Boston-based Liberty Surplus said the policy it issued to Weinberg & Richmond, which has a $5 million limit per claim and a total cap of $10 million, has already been exhausted through settlements of litigation brought by Restaurant Development Group Inc.'s Chapter...
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Case Information

Case Title

Liberty Surplus Insurance Corporation, Inc. v. Weinberg & Richmond, LLP et al

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

110(Contract: Insurance)


Honorable Robert M. Dow, Jr

Date Filed

October 22, 2012

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