Investigating, demanding, coordinating, handling and litigating appraisals and arbitrations. We have experience with the following matters in this area:
- Securing summary judgment upholding an appraisal award which an insured attacked on grounds of procedural irregularities.
- Compelling appraisal in actions where the insured has filed a breach of contract suit.
- Staying litigation pending the outcome of appraisal procedures.
- Removal of appraisers and umpires on grounds of prejudice and bias.