Property/Casualty coverage is the backbone of the insurance industry, and Sioli Alexander Pino is proud to provide defense of property/casualty claims as one of its primary specialties. Our representation includes defense of first-party property claims, as well as defense of third party claims in a variety of casualty lines of business, including premises/ transportation liability, construction/construction defect, professional and product liability, toxic tort and workers’ compensation/employers’ liability claims.
The Sioli Alexander Pino property damage claim defense team represents insurance company interests during the initial claim and/or litigation phases in both commercial and residential first party property claims. Proper defense of the first party property damage claims requires experienced attorneys capable of spotting the myriad of issues arising in these claims, as well as the thorough investigation necessary to prevail in litigation or settlement discussions.
Our premises liability attorneys provide premises liability defense to property owners, property management companies and contractors/subcontractors in personal injury and wrongful death claims arising out of slip/trip and fall incidents, building/industry code violations, premises disrepair, construction, negligent security, and injuries due to the presence of toxic or dangerous substances.
Our firm provides advice to insurance companies on coverage issues for claims arising out of a variety of insurance policies, including commercial general liability, automobile, personal and commercial lines property, commercial automobile/trucking, professional liability, as well as regarding coverage issues and decisions arising out of excess, surplus lines, and reinsurance policies.
Sioli Alexander Pino defends construction and construction defect claims in state and federal courts, including those involving building defects, structural defects, breach of contract, road construction claims, design and material failure claims.
The Automobile/Trucking Litigation group at Sioli Alexander Pino offers representation in all areas of automobile and trucking defense litigation to insurance companies and their insureds, individual and commercial vehicle owners, self-insured companies, automobile dealerships, automotive retail and service establishments.
Bad faith is a specialized subset of insurance law focusing on claim handling on a first and third party basis. On a first party basis, if an insurance company is deemed to have handled a claim in bad faith, certain jurisdictions allow for payment of the insured’s attorney’s fees, as well as other damages, including potentially punitive damages.
Sioli Alexander Pino defends directors, officers and professionals such as attorneys, physicians, nurses, accountants, engineers, architects, title agents, and mortgage brokers facing claims that they violated professional or ethical standards or engaged in criminal conduct. Our lawyers are equipped to handle the unique and complex level of legal, ethical, and reputational issues that arise in these types of malpractice claims.
We represents an array of clients from manufactures, suppliers, and distributors in products liability litigation, including but not limited to product claims involving consumer goods, industrial equipment, and construction materials, as well as medical and pharmaceutical devices. Our tools and experience go beyond the scope of legal expertise, incorporating technical knowledge to address complex issues, and identify the scientific and/or industrial expertise needed for the defense of product
Sioli Alexander Pino attorneys have represented clients in a variety of toxic tort claims – where exposure to chemicals, environmental contamination, industrial products and the like are thoroughly examined to ensure that our clients best interest is rightfully represented and accountability is duly allocated. Each case is begun with an in-depth assessment of our client's situation, ensuing needs and a thorough investigation of their case.