Jamie is an associate in the Insurance and Reinsurance practice group at Troutman Sanders. His practice is focused on representing insurers in state and federal court cases involving both liability and property policies and “bad faith” claims. He also regularly counsels insurers on policy interpretation issues and develops strategies for insurers involved in pre-litigation coverage disputes.
Obtained summary judgment in favor of liability insurer (affirmed by Illinois Appellate Court) in coverage dispute involving the defense and primary indemnity obligation for an underlying personal injury suit.
Successfully represented liability insurer seeking equitable indemnity for settlement of personal injury claim asserted against a common insured. Trial court granted liability insurer’s motion for judgment on pleadings and awarded full indemnity.
Obtained dismissal of multiple suits filed by insureds against insurance producers for alleged errors and omissions in procuring insurance coverage.
Obtained dismissal of tort claims against client (affirmed by Illinois Appellate Court) based on exculpatory release.
As lead trial attorney, secured favorable jury verdict for client in breach of contract action. Public Service
Member, Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Associate, Troutman Sanders LLP, 2011-present
Associate, Leahy, Eisenberg & Frankel, 2007-2011