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Circuit Court Of Cook County Again Rules That Policyholder Failed To Prove Primary Exhaustion In Asbestos Coverage Case

May 8, 2018 / Writing and Speaking

The Circuit Court of Cook County recently ruled that John Crane, Inc. did not demonstrate that its primary policies were exhausted and thus, any ruling regarding exhaustion of the umbrella and excess policies would be premature.

7th Circuit Finds Professional Liability Duty Not Required Based On Facts

April 11, 2016 / Writing and Speaking

The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, construing Illinois law, recently held that payments a law firm was ordered to make by an arbitrator for breach of fiduciary duty in connection with a contingent fee arrangement,

Kollross Wins Third Circuit Appeal For Legal Malpractice Defendants

June 26, 2015 / News

Clausen Miller Appellate Practice Group Co-Chair Melinda Kollross has won affirmance from the Third Circuit Court of Appeals of summary judgment entered in favor of several legal malpractice clients. The Court’s unanimous decision upheld the clients’

Clausen Miller Listed As One Of The 100 Best Law Firms For Female Attorneys

April 30, 2015 / News

Law360, a publication which covers law firms and recent legal developments, has ranked Clausen Miller as one of the 100 best law firms for female attorneys in its inaugural survey.

Law360 surveyed a total of 308 U.S firms across the country.

THE TRIAL MONITOR’S CORNER: “What Else You Got?”—Potentially Unpreserved Error

April 20, 2015 / Writing and Speaking

Trial attorneys are gifted specialists, experts at how to conduct a trial through repeated exposure and repetition. With increasing specialization in the legal field, however, they rarely have exposure to the various pitfalls or missteps that can result in unpreserved error on appeal.

Misrepresentation, Rescission Rights And An Innoncent Insured

March 24, 2015 / Writing and Speaking

The Illinois Supreme Court recently held that a material misrepresentation on a renewal application for a legal malpractice insurance policy gave rise to the insurer’s right to rescind the policy, even as to an innocent insured who was unaware of the misrepresentation.

Clausen Miller Names Two Attorneys To Partner And One New Shareholders

February 25, 2015 / News

Clausen Miller P.C. recently elected Chicago attorney Daniel R. Bryer and New York attorney Thomas D. Jacobson to Partner.

Daniel Bryer concentrates his practice primarily in the areas of professional liability, employment law,

  • 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