Espey & Associates, PC is on professional liability panels of several prominent insurance carriers. Additionally, we are frequently retained directly by companies involved in professional liability litigation. We have defended and tried to verdict several very large cases against insurance agents and brokers including one of the largest professional liability cases ever tried to verdict in Harris County.
Trial Success Examples
Defended Construction Company in Suit Related to Negligent Hiring Practices
Jurisdiction: Bexar County, Texas Issues/Disposition: This case involved the representation of a major construction company that was being sued by a prominent San Antonio businessman for the negligent hiring of off duty police officers. The plaintiff sought damages in...
Defended Client Against Multiple Causes of Action Alleging Damages of Nearly $100,000,000
We defended one of the largest insurance brokers in the country against another large insurance company who alleged it had paid millions of dollars in false claims because of our client’s employees’ creation of fraudulent policies. Plaintiff sought to recover more...
Breach of Contract Suit Alleging Fraud Against Our Clients
Jurisdiction: Harris County, TexasIssues/Disposition: Plaintiff alleged breach of contract and fraud against our clients, a subsidiary of a world-wide insurance intermediary, for selling accounts to Plaintiff which Plaintiff alleged were terminated by our client...