Insurance Agent Malpractice
The Law Offices of Kevin M. Siegel has experience dealing with mistakes and careless errors made by insurance agents. We handle these cases in an aggressive manner and don’t allow the insurance companies to unilaterally dictate how the matter should be resolved. As a former insurance company attorney, Kevin Siegel knows all the tricks and schemes that insurance companies engage in to save themselves money at your expense.
Insurance agent malpractice is committed when an insurance agent acts in a negligent or careless manner. Specifically, the individual failed to act in accordance with accepted standards of the profession. There are many forms of insurance agent malpractice, which include but are not limited to:
- Improper claims filed
- Misrepresentation of coverage
- Billing fraud
- Failure to reveal policy terms
- Conflicts of interest
- Failure to activate insurance
Agent errors are most often caught when an insured individual files a claim that is denied by the carrier. But for the carelessness of the insurance agent there would have been conversage for the claim.
Having a competent attorney on your side to help you navigate the often confusing and overwhelming issues that arise after an insurance agent make a mistake is vitally important. An attorney will serve as your advocate and can assist you in resolving the calamities created by the insurance agent/company and, if necessary, filing a lawsuit to compensate you for your losses due to the incident.
If you or someone you know believes they have suffered harm at the hands of an insurance agent/company or simply has questions which need to be answered, contact an attorney from the Law Offices of Kevin M. Siegel today for a free insurance agent malpractice consultation.