Insurance coverage litigation success

Represented policyholder in coverage litigation where client sought a declaratory judgment and damages against two insurers that issued $117 million in primary and excess commercial general liability insurance coverage. The Georgia Court of Appeals affirmed the trial court’s partial ruling for policyholder and reversed that portion of the trial court’s ruling adverse to the policyholder. The Court of Appeals ruled that the policyholder is entitled to its full primary coverage from the primary insurance carrier and upon exhaustion of primary policies will have access to excess policies issued by the excess carrier for the same period.