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Public Agencies

California Municipal Agency / Labor
We represent a large California municipal agency seeking insurance coverage under its public officials’ and employment practices liability policy for the cost of defending and settling multiple labor grievances and wrongful termination claims, arising from a series of reductions-in-force. Read More
California Municipality
We represented a major California municipality seeking insurance coverage under its public officials’ errors & omissions liability policy for the cost of defending and settling multiple lawsuits alleging police misconduct.  Read More
Environmental Insurance Programs
We helped structure and negotiate a portfolio environmental insurance program covering all Port of Oakland properties and operations.  We also advised on and negotiated an environmental insurance program for the development of the former Oakland Army Base for rail and other Port operations. Read More
Liberty Mutual Ins. Co. v. The California Automobile Assigned Risk Plan
We represented an assigned risk plan for commercial trucking risks in litigation regarding the servicing carrier’s responsibility for an extracontractual liability claim, which the plan contended was the result of the servicing carrier’s gross negligence in connection with the handling of the claim.  The claim against the plan was settled shortly before trial and on the eve of a critical motion, at a substantial discount.  Liberty Mutual Ins. Co. v. The California Automobile Assigned Risk Plan, Case No. C-11-1419-MMC (N. D. Cal.). Read More