Insurance Claim Attorneys in Gainesville, FL
The purpose of being insured is to be protected during emergencies and natural disasters. You sign to terms and conditions and make monthly payments. So when you are placed in a serious situation, you should be able to rely on your insurance company to assist you. Unfortunately, insurance companies do not always wish to give you the compensation that you are owed (or they may only provide you with a small portion).
Experienced business and contract attorneys can help you achieve successful insurance claims, and legally fight for you when insurance companies fail to act accordingly.
Insurance Claim Lawyers & Litigators
In the event that your business becomes flooded, you get into a car accident, or your business is at risk of being sued by an angry, unwarranted customer, you need insurance! Insurance is a way to protect you and your assets during unconventional or unpredictable times.
When something unfortunate occurs, you file an insurance claim. This formal request of coverage to your insurance company outlines your situation and your needs. After being filed, your insurance company will review and assess your request, verify that it is a legitimate need and that it aligns with the terms and policies of the contract, approve (or deny) your request, and disburse necessary funds to you. It seems simple but most insurance claims do not go as smoothly.
Things to Consider When Filing a Claim
Before filing an insurance claim, it is important that you take full responsibility and reasonable care for yourself and your assets. You should always behave in a way that maximizes your safety and well-being. If you are driving a company vehicle, follow appropriate traffic rules and speeding limits. Take necessary precautions with your customers by informing them of your policies and do not participate in underhanded tactics or otherwise schemes. Research the weather conditions and problems within your neighborhood before renting, purchasing or building office space. Stay knowledgeable with what is going on and invest in items (i.e. locks, curtains, flood preventers, etc.) to keep your business intact.
This way, if something unfortunate does come your way, you can rest assured that you did everything possible to prevent harm. This can show insurance companies that you are not at fault and they will be more likely to provide you with the coverage that you are owed.
Homeowner’s Insurance Claim Attorneys
If you have made a claim to your homeowner’s insurance company and they have denied coverage or refused to pay the value of the loss, you may be entitled not only to coverage, but perhaps to additional damages to compensate you for your insurer’s bad faith. The insurance claims attorneys at Warner Sechrest & Butts in Gainesville, FL, can review your situation and your insurance policy to evaluate whether or not you may be entitled to coverage for your loss.
Business Insurance / Commercial General Liability Insurance (CGL)
If you have made a claim against your business policy, or if a customer is making a claim and you believe your insurance company is wrongfully denying coverage or failing to defend you, the attorneys at Warner Sechrest & Butts can review your case. Even if there’s a chance you may not receive coverage for the claim, the insurance company may have a duty to pay for your legal defense.
Auto Insurance Claims
If you have made a claim to your auto insurance care provider after a serious automobile accident, and it is refusing to provide you with compensation on the grounds that you are responsible for your accident, an experienced personal injury attorney at Warner Sechrest & Butts can help you. Our lawyers can undergo thorough investigation, gather evidence and prove that other factors contributed to your car wreck and your injury. We can insure that you are protected and covered during this stressful time.
Gainesville Personal Injury & Business Contract Litigators
Warner, Sechrest & Butts is a personal injury law firm of distinction. We represent Gainesville, FL, and the surrounding North Central Florida region with a combined experience of more than 40 years. We are familiar with the excuses that insurance providers often give their clients when they do not desire to pay out money. Our experienced business lawyers will review your contract and advocate for you behalf.
After filing an insurance claim, you deserve proper compensation. Contact our trustworthy firm today to protect your interests and gain what you legally deserve.