Whether he is representing large companies or corporate directors and officers, Joseph is committed to helping his clients maximize the value of their insurance assets. He works to develop a clear understanding of their goals and expectations and then hones legal strategies to achieve them. Joseph's clients rely on him to assess and evaluate their insurance programs, negotiate with insurance companies to obtain practical results, and when necessary, effectively and efficiently litigate coverage disputes.
Joseph's efforts for his clients have resulted in significant recoveries under several types of policies, including commercial liability, directors and officers liability, errors and omissions liability, cyber policies, fidelity policies, and property policies. Clients value his strength in developing facts and evidence to highlight inconsistent positions by insurers and support bad faith claims against insurance companies that have failed to honor their obligations.
In addition to insurance coverage negotiation and litigation, Joseph also advises clients regarding prospective insurance placement, counsels businesses on improving their processes for notifying and responding to their insurers, and provides key guidance on transferring insurance assets in corporate mergers and acquisitions.