NGC's insurance law litigation practice

Businesses and insurance carriers have turned to Nicola, Gudbranson & Cooper's insurance law litigation practice to resolve matters involving insured property and liability claims and disputes over insurance coverage in a variety of industries and circumstances.

Our lawyers have forged positive results in state and federal courts throughout Ohio. Their unique qualifications and experience enables our firm to evaluate and prosecute or defend these types of claims in a cost-effective manner. Further, our firm has lawyers who are experts in real estate, employment, securities and other areas where liability or property claims often arise.

Among types of cases we take on include:

  • Bad faith claims
  • Coverage analysis
  • Coverage disputes, including arbitration and litigation
  • Retrospective premium audits and assessments
  • Claims handling
  • Duties and responsibilities of insurers and insured
  • Defense of third-party claims

Richard G. Witkowski, practice area chair, has extensive experience representing insureds and insurance carriers in litigation involving insurance coverage, and has represented numerous insurance carriers over the past 20 years in defense of bad faith claims and claims for coverage. Rich is a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter and previously worked as an insurance risk manager at BP America Inc.

Contact Rich at (216) 621-7227, ( or any other attorney at Nicola, Gudbranson & Cooper to arrange for an initial consultation.