McKinney, Texas Lawyer Handling Insurance Disputes
An insurance policy is a contract between you and your insurance company. You agree to pay a premium in exchange for specific coverage. The paperwork you sign is an agreement requiring an insurance company to act in "good faith" regarding any future claims.
If your insurance company denies your claim without reasonable justification or inappropriately withholds benefits, you may be able to take legal action.
The Law Offices of J. Gregory Whitten in McKinney, Texas, represents individuals, families and businesses involved in insurance disputes. If your insurance company has acted in "bad faith" by denying claims that should have been covered, we can help. We offer the resources of a large law firm coupled with the level of personalized attention that only a small firm can provide.
Dealing with powerful insurance companies can be extremely difficult. You don't have to face the battle alone. Contact us to discuss your options for resolving your insurance dispute.
What Constitutes Bad Faith?
Any insurance company can commit an act of bad faith, including providers of auto insurance, homeowners' insurance and life insurance. Regardless of who committed the act, it is illegal.Insurance bad faith actions can include:
You don't have to face this battle alone.
- Failing to investigate a claim in a timely matter
- Intentionally delaying or withholding due payment
- Unjustly denying benefits on a valid insurance claim
- Refusing to settle a case
- Failing to reimburse you for your entire loss
- Using unreasonable interpretations of policy language
Securing the Benefits You Deserve
Insurance companies always look for reasons to deny your claim or pay out less than you deserve. Remember, they are a business whose primary objective is to make money. Every claim submitted threatens this objective.
To successfully resolve an insurance dispute, our attorneys will have to prepare and present a compelling case. Although each case is prepared as if it will go to trial, we do pursue negotiation or mediation when possible.
If you are involved in an insurance dispute or need help with a denied claim, please contact us to schedule an appointment with an experienced Insurance Dispute attorney.