Insurance Defense

The experienced litigators at Barrett McNagny have earned a reputation for providing high-quality and efficient representation to national, regional, and specialized insurance companies. Our attorneys have extensive experience in handling a wide range of insurance defense matters, including auto and home claims, personal injury, property damage, premises liability, coverage disputes, and bad faith. We also work with insurers on medical malpractice and worker’s compensation claims, intellectual property issues, and professional liability matters.

At both the trial and appellate levels, the attorneys comprising Barrett’s insurance defense group have handled thousands of cases with many favorable verdicts and judgments and numerous reported decisions in the State and Federal courts Whether a case proceeds through an alternative dispute resolution mechanism such as mediation or arbitration or whether it goes to trial before a judge or jury (and potentially to an appellate court,) our litigators are prepared to defend insured individuals and insurance companies in any forum.

Our Approach

Our attorneys work alongside an experienced paralegal team, whose members are skilled and efficient in handling insurance defense and coverage dispute cases. We understand that it is important to be able to contact someone when issues arise, and our team is committed to providing clients with a result-driven approach through professional service and communication.

For over 75 years Barrett McNagny has been listed by the A.M. Best Company as a “Client Recommended Insurance Attorney,” and our attorneys are members of a variety of organizations specific to the litigation area, including the Defense Research Institute and the Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana. Among our litigators are two Fellows in the America College of Trial Lawyers and partners in our insurance defense practice group who have spoken at state, national, and international seminars.

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H. Joseph Cohen Image of Kevin Fitzharris Benjamin D. Ice
Robert T. Keen Thomas M. Kimbrough Michael H. Michmerhuizen Lauren R. Minke
Patrick G. Murphy Image of James O'Connor Caleb W. Peery Picture Image of David C. Pricer
William A. Ramsey Image of Carta H. Robison Cathleen M. Shrader Rachel K. Steinhofer
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