San Francisco, CA. A Los Angeles Superior Court recently ruled in favor of United National Insurance Company in a lawsuit alleging breach of contract and bad faith by its insureds. United National successfully defended and counter-claimed based on the insureds’ misrepresentation and concealment of material facts at the time they sought to add an apartment building to an existing policy
Nixon Peabody LLP served as legal counsel for United National. The team was led by San Francisco Business Litigation and Insurance/Reinsurance Partner Gregory Schopf and San Francisco Litigation & Dispute Resolution associate Kathleen Kizer. The team also included San Francisco partner Walter Johnson, Los Angeles partner Thaddeus Stauber, Los Angeles associate Margarita Gevondyan, paralegal E-Van Lock and litigation technology specialist Natalie Franke.