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Melinda S. Kollross Named to Prestigious DRI Amicus Committee 

January 31, 2023 / News

This highly discerning committee files briefs in select cases that present issues of extraordinary importance to civil litigation defense lawyers, their clients and the civil justice system.

Super Lawyers Honors Five Clausen Miller Attorneys on 2023 List

January 24, 2023 / News

All five attorneys are repeat winners of the award.

Irene Thaler and Kelly Vogt to Discuss Damage Assessment and Mediation in Property Insurance Claims at WIND Conference in Orlando

January 19, 2023 / Events / News

Irene Thaler will speak on “The Art of Estimating” and Kelly Vogt will present on “Mediation Pro Tips: Negotiation Hacks for Overcoming the Impossible.”

Alert Regarding Preservation of Error for Appeals in Federal Court: SCOTUS Set to Decide Whether a Party Must Reassert a Purely Legal Argument Rejected at Summary Judgment in a Post-Trial Motion to Preserve That Issue for Appellate Review

January 17, 2023 / News

We wish to alert all our friends in the insurance and defense industry that the United States Supreme Court will decide a significant issue regarding appellate preservation of error in federal court, and the steps that should be taken now to ensure that all errors have been preserved in any current federal litigation.

Florida Eliminates One-Way Attorney’s Fees Statute in Bid to Stabilize Insurance Market

January 11, 2023 / News / Writing and Speaking

By Michael J. Raudebaugh

Introduction

In December, the Florida Legislature held another special session – the second one of 2022 – in an attempt to further stabilize the beleaguered insurance market.

Insured Entitled to Pursue Federal Damage Claim Based on State Liability Finding

December 6, 2022 / News / Writing and Speaking

By Don R. Sampen, published, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, December 6, 2022

The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently held that, following a declaratory action in state court finding that an insurer breached its duty to defend,

Dennis Fitzpatrick Elected for 10th Term as Clausen Miller President and CEO

December 2, 2022 / News

Clausen Miller is proud to announce the re-election of Firm President Dennis D. Fitzpatrick, who will serve his 10th term in the role.

Paul Esposito and James Weck Team Up in Big Illinois Supreme Court Win for Condominium Property Managers

November 29, 2022 / News

Clausen Miller trial attorney James Weck and appellate attorney Paul Esposito battled their way through the Illinois court system to secure victory for condominium property managers statewide.

Appellate Court Holds Title Insurers Not Subject to Complete Defense Rule

November 23, 2022 / News / Writing and Speaking

By Don R. Sampen, published, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, November 22, 2022

The 1st District Appellate Court recently held that, unlike most liability insurers, a title insurer that covers some but not all claims against an insured has no obligation to provide a defense for both the insured and uninsured claims.

UM Coverage Mandated for Pedestrians, Despite Policy Language to the Contrary

November 9, 2022 / News / Writing and Speaking

By Don R. Sampen, published, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, November 8, 2022

The 1st District Appellate Court, in a case of first impression, recently held that an insured under an automobile liability policy who,

  • Chicago

    Illinois 60603

    10 South LaSalle Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    T: 312.855.1010 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • New York

    New York 10005

    28 Liberty Street 39th Floor

    New York, New York 10005

    T: 212.805.3900 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Mission Viejo

    California 92691

    27285 Las Ramblas

    Suite 200

    Mission Viejo, California 92691

    T: 949.260.3100 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Florham Park

    New Jersey 07932

    100 Campus Drive

    Florham Park, New Jersey 07932

    T: 973.410.4130 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 973.410.4169 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Michigan City

    Indiana 46360

    200 Commerce Square

    Michigan City, Indiana 46360

    T: 219.262.6106 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partners: Paige M. Neel, Kimbley A. Kearney

  • Appleton

    Wisconsin 54914

    4650 W. Spencer Street

    Appleton, Wisconsin 54914

    T: 920.560.4658 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 920.968.4650 Office Managing Partner: Patrick L. Breen

  • Stamford

    Connecticut 06902

    68 Southfield Avenue

    2 Stamford Landing Suite 100

    Stamford, Connecticut 06902

    T: 203.921.0303 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Matthew J. Van Dusen

  • Tampa

    Florida 33609

    4830 West Kennedy Boulevard, One Urban Center

    Suite 600

    Tampa, Florida 33609

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • San Francisco

    California 94111

    100 Pine Street

    Suite 1250

    San Francisco, California 94111

    T: 415.745.3598 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Houston

    Texas 77019

    2929 Allen Parkway

    American General Center, Suite 200

    Houston, Texas 77019

    T: 346.229.4612 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Ramy P. Elmasri

  • Boca Raton

    Florida 33434

    7777 Glades Road

    Suite 405

    Boca Raton, Florida 33434

    T: 561.765.5305 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick