Sub-Practice Areas

  • Coverage
  • Subrogation, contribution and reimbursement
  • Bad faith litigation
  • First party property claims
  • Errors and omissions claims
  • Molestation claims
  • Public officer claims
  • Risk management
  • Employer liability policy claims
  • Bodily injury claims
  • Subsidence claims






Palumbo Lawyers has a wide-ranging insurance practice and a proven track record in successfully handling a variety of complex insurance matters.  Clients are often confronted with complicated, protracted disputes involving considerable coverage and economic implications.  The firm represents clients in litigation, arbitration and transactional matters involving the assessment of coverage, declaratory relief, subrogation, contribution, reimbursement, bad faith, and first party claims under both primary and excess insurance policies, including employers’ liability, professional lines, commercial general liability and OCIP/CCIP (‘wrap”) policies. We work with clients to achieve their risk management goals by preparing and/or evaluating their contracts to insure compliance with policy terms and to obtain optimum coverage consistent with their risk programs.

The firm’s expertise in the pursuit of all mechanisms of risk transfer sets us apart in the defense of claims. Our vigorous efforts through investigation and contract analysis have proven successful in maximizing direct coverage and minimizing expenditures. Our in-depth evaluation of technical and complex coverage issues is fundamental to our clients’ success in a wide variety of insurance-related claims including: third-party; multi-layer coverage disputes; application of coverage under OCIPs and CGL policies; Employers Liability policies, and E&O policies; coverage disputes and determinations related to conduct by public officials; coverage for personal injury claims at construction jobsites and public spaces; and coverage for property damage related to soils movement.