Insurance Coverage & Defense

The team of attorneys at HunterMaclean has a proven track record of successfully navigating the complexities of insurance coverage and defense.


The team of attorneys at HunterMaclean has a proven track record of successfully navigating the complexities of insurance coverage and defense. With a practice that blends a comprehensive understanding of the insurance industry with experience in litigation, HunterMaclean is uniquely positioned to represent clients’ best interests.

Well-informed advocacy

HunterMaclean attorneys are knowledgeable on the workings of federal and state appellate courts, as well as administrative proceedings, arbitration panels, and all other dispute resolution proceedings. HunterMaclean lawyers are panel council for various insurers in a wide range of industries, possessing backgrounds in issues that include insurance defense, bad faith claims, construction defects, personal injury defense, and coverage disputes. Through it all, HunterMaclean litigators stay abreast of current trends affecting the insurance industry and the latest developments in insurance law.

Connections count

In the high-stakes arenas of litigation, HunterMaclean’s experience translates to significant resources. The Firm has deep roots in the business, legal and political community. These relationships benefit a broad array of clients, from Fortune 500 companies to self-insured entities.

HunterMaclean’s representation includes:

  • Insurance companies
  • Banks
  • Hospitals
  • Maritime companies
  • Manufacturers
  • Commercial motor carriers
  • Nonprofit corporations

HunterMaclean has a history of success in even the most complex insurance matters, bringing the Firm’s signature professionalism and attention to detail to each and every case.

Admiralty & Maritime

HunterMaclean’s admiralty and maritime practice group offers a variety of maritime-related legal services ranging from litigation and regulatory compliance advice to casualty investigations and environmental pollution claims.

Arbitration & Mediation

HunterMaclean’s arbitration and mediation practice group features a talented team of attorneys who have served as mediators and arbitrators and who also routinely represent clients in various dispute resolution settings…

Business Litigation

HunterMaclean’s business litigation attorneys handle a wide variety of complex business issues for corporate clients and individuals locally, regionally, and nationally.


HunterMaclean has successfully represented clients from all facets of the building and construction industry, including owners, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, design professionals, and bonding companies.


HunterMaclean’s employment practice group is best known for its expertise in working with and for employers, that is, businesses, nonprofits, governmental entities, and their management teams.

ERISA & Employee Benefits

HunterMaclean’s ERISA and employee benefits practice group advises public, private, taxable, and tax-exempt clients on a wide variety of employee benefit issues related to the design, documentation, and administration of…

Health Care

HunterMaclean’s skilled and experienced health care lawyers can effectively guide your organization through the dynamic and demanding health law landscape, offering comprehensive regulatory, transactional, and litigation services, coordinated with HunterMaclean’s full array of…


HunterMaclean’s litigation attorneys regularly represent clients in federal and state courts, administrative proceedings, arbitration panels, and other alternative dispute resolution tribunals.

Medical Malpractice

HunterMaclean’s medical malpractice group has been representing hospitals, professional practice groups, birthing centers, physicians, nurses, and many other types of medical care providers, as well as pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies, medical…

Professional Malpractice

HunterMaclean’s professional malpractice group has been representing accountants, architects, attorneys, dentists, engineers, financial advisors, insurance professionals, and physicians in professional liability matters for over forty years.

Real Estate Litigation

HunterMaclean’s real estate litigation practice group has formidable experience in resolving a wide range of real estate disputes involving sale contracts, partnership conflicts, commercial leases, property insurance, property tax assessments,…


HunterMaclean’s transportation group consists of attorneys with years of experience in handling a wide range of transportation clients, from over-the-road (OTR) trucking companies and railroads to maritime vessels and commercial…


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