Cahn Litigation Services is frequently called on by lawyer clients to locate expert witnesses that can support matters involving insurance, representing the plaintiff or defendant. Cahn Litigation Services has placed insurance expert witnesses in matters including directors and officers insurance, representations and warranties claims, omissions insurance, FINRA, insurance policy drafting, insurance rates, general liability insurance, insurance software, malpractice insurance, property insurance, casualty insurance, professional liability insurance, bad faith, insurance claim fraud, appraisals, personal injury, reinsurance, and risk management – as examples. The chosen expert often has experience at an insurance company, as an insurance agent or insurance broker, and/or has in-depth knowledge of the insurance industry.
In an insurance litigation support scenario, an insurance expert witness expert can expect testimony in court, as well as other expert witness services such as depositions, expert opinion, expert testimony, expert report, and related consulting activities.
In high profile cases, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, previous expert witness testimony experience is often a requirement. An insurance expert witness needs to not only have expertise, a testifying expert should possess the ability to explain technology and evidence to lay people, including a judge and jury. In addition, the attorney team may seek an insurance industry expert for pre-litigation consulting work.
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Insurance experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give attorneys a sense of the Insurance landscape.
This expert's primary responsibilities as chief executive of an independent insurance consulting firm include providing consulting and expert witness services in insurance and coverage matters. This expert has the knowledge and experience to qualify as an expert in D&O policies, carrier behavior issues, bad faith claims, excess and reinsurance carrier responsibility. This expert is the former Commissioner of Insurance for a State, a member of the Insurance Committee of a State Legislature, and one of only 400 certified reinsurance arbitrators in the country. This expert is well published and is a frequent presenter at industry and academic conferences. This expert has significant experience as a testifying expert.`
This expert is the Managing Director of a major Forensic Services practice, specializing in claims consulting for corporate clients. Specializing in bringing clarity, certainty and rapid closure to complex problems on behalf of clients, this expert works with claims teams, insurance brokers and counsel to advise on high level claim strategy, develop approaches to communications with insurers, claimants and other major stakeholders, and help determine the most efficient and effective path to resolution of disputes and settlement of insurance claims. This expert spent time working as a loss adjuster in and has worked in the US as a broker and consultant, helping large corporate clients with claims resolution and disaster response.
This expert founded and heads an insurance consulting firm that focuses specifically on Directors & Officers, and Errors and Omissions policies. This expert is also considered to be an authority on standard of care, bad faith claims, duty to pay, and carrier responsibility. This expert has worked extensively with surplus and excess policies and has been a member of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society. This expert has held executive positions in insurance agencies or consultancies. This expert has strong experience providing litigation support services in insurance matters and has written expert reports, given deposition testimony and provided trial testimony when required.
Director of a nationally recognized consultancy specializing in Business Consulting and Accounting, this expert brings to the table many years of experience in forensic accounting/investigation, economic damages, insurance and litigation support services, as well as business valuations. This expert also has a long history of consulting on insurance damage claims including limited partnerships, intellectual property, trademark valuation, and shareholder and partner disputes. This expert's practice spans various service segments in regions throughout the United States. This expert has consulted on thousands of economic damages, construction delay, lost income, bodily injury, wrongful death, employee dishonesty, construction, and other insurance claims exceeding hundreds of millions of dollars in the United States and abroad. This expert also has prepared numerous business valuations of privately held companies as a whole and as partial interests. This expert's expertise also includes forensic accounting, fraud investigation, and litigation support services including assistance in case analysis, preparation for trial, and expert witness testimony.
This expert is an internationally recognized expert on insurance, insurance claims handling, insurance coverage, insurance fraud, and insurance bad faith. With many years of practical insurance claims experience, this expert assists clients in resolving insurance problems faced by lawyers representing insurers, lawyers representing policyholders, insurance claims management, insurance claims personnel, and those they seek to serve. The experience and skill of this expert as a consultant and expert witness can make the difference before a jury, other trier of fact, or mediator. With comprehensive knowledge of insurance and insurance claims handling, this expert understands and can explain how insurance claims should be resolved. This expert the recipient of an award for significant contributions to the claims sector of the insurance industry through education, professional development and perseverance.