ABOUT

Anderson Coverage Group LLC is a boutique law firm in Chicago that protects and enforces the rights of policyholders nationwide in insurance coverage disputes.  Partners David Anderson and Dennis LaGory have over 50 years of combined experience in insurance coverage law, most of it in BigLaw.  We provide cost-effective, smart solutions to policyholders in a wide array of insurance coverage contexts. In addition to representing our clients in coverage litigation and alternative dispute resolution, we provide pre-litigation advocacy and counsel our clients on insurance coverage and risk management issues. These include coverage denials, the duty to defend and the right to independent defense counsel, insurance procurement and renewals, policy wording, additional insured issues, notice issues, the drafting of insurance requirements and indemnity clauses in client contracts, and the insurance coverage implications of corporate acquisitions.  Unlike most of our competitors, we never have conflicts.

 

  • Contractual indemnity claims

  • Defective construction claims

  • Directors & officers liability claims

  • First party property claims

    • Commercial property claims, including business interruption

    • Builder’s risk claims
  • Professional liability errors & omissions claims

    • Architects and engineers

    • Attorneys

    • Construction managers

    • Corporate turnaround and restructuring consultants

    • Doctors, physician groups, and other healthcare professionals

    • Labor unions and labor leaders

    • School leaders & educators

    • Securities brokers/dealers

    • Trustees

  • Cyber security, data breach, and biometric privacy claims

  • Product liability claims

  • Employment practices liability claims

  • Business tort and consumer class action claims

  • Environmental and toxic tort claims

  • Insurance broker errors & omissions claims

  • Residual value commercial leasing claims

  • Sexual abuse claims

PRIMARY AREAS OF COVERAGE LAW

 

ATTORNEYS

DAVID H ANDERSON
FOUNDER & PARTNER

David H. Anderson is a highly-experienced commercial litigator who represents policyholders in insurance coverage disputes. David also provides pre-litigation advocacy and counsels clients on a wide range of insurance coverage and risk management issues. These include coverage denials, the duty to defend and the right to independent defense counsel, insurance procurement and renewals, policy wording, additional insured issues, notice issues, the drafting of insurance requirements and indemnity clauses in client contracts, and the insurance coverage implications of corporate acquisitions. David is a frequent writer and speaker on insurance coverage-related issues.  He is a Fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel and holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Risk Management (ARM) professional designations. David received his B.S. from Northwestern University and his J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law.  

DENNIS G LAGORY
PARTNER

Dennis G. LaGory concentrates his practice in complex insurance coverage litigation.  Recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers USA, Dennis “is hailed by peers and clients as an excellent insurance coverage attorney and a superb writer.” Dennis is a Fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel. He regularly advises clients on coverage issues arising in connection with long-tail claims, directors and officers liability, professional liability and builders risk policies.  Dennis also serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Illinois College of Law, where he teaches insurance coverage law.  Dennis received his B.A. from Wayne State University and his J.D. (summa cum laude) from the Salmon P. Chase College of Law.  

 

CONTACT

2032 W Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL  60618​

Email: dave@andersoncoveragegroup.com
Tel:  773-661-2303

Fax: 773-250-7474

 
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