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5 Mistakes Young Insurance Defense Attorneys Make

Law360, Los Angeles (May 27, 2016, 6:06 PM EDT) -- Young lawyers thrust into the the high-stakes business of representing insurance companies in coverage disputes can be prone to simple mistakes that prove costly for the client, including misidentifying the correct state law in a case and skimming the policy.

Here, seasoned insurer-side attorneys discuss common errors that young practitioners in the field make and how they can be avoided.

Giving Directions To The Wrong State

Young insurance lawyers may not always conduct a sufficient analysis on which state's law applies to a coverage dispute, which could lead to litigation being filed in the wrong state. Seasoned attorneys note that making...

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