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Max H. Stern

Max H. Stern

Practice areas:

Litigation, Insurance, Lawsuits & Disputes

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Licensed since 1991

  1. Insurance: 40%
  2. Litigation: 40%
  3. Lawsuits & Disputes: 20%

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Contact Info

Duane Morris LLP

One Market, Spear Tower
Suite 2200
San Francisco, CA, 94105-1127

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199105/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Listed as Leading Lawyer for California Insurer RepresentationChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2010
Northern California Super Lawyer, InsuranceSuper Lawyers2010
Listed as Leading Lawyer for California Insurer RepresentationChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2009
The Best Lawyers in the Bay AreaBay Area Lawyer Magazine2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHancock Rothert & Bunshoft1999 - 2005

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Business Trial LawyersMemberN/A
Bar Association of San FranciscoMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Coverage Journal (ABA)Keep it Cool: Potential Coverage Defenses to ''Global Warming'' Lawsuits2009
Mealey's Litigation Report: Insurance"Latest Case Law On Coverage Issues Affecting Professional Liability And Directors & Officers Insurance" 2007
Mealey's Commentary Review: Emerging Insurance DisputesLatest Case Law on Coverage Issues Affecting Professional Liability and Directors & Officers Insurance2005
CoverageWhen Government Creates New Privacy Rights, Do Insurers Pay?2005
The RecorderCumis Conundrum2005
Mealey's Litigation ReportsLatest Case Law on Coverage Issues Affecting Professional Liability and Directors & Officers Insurance2004
Mealey's Litigation ReportsRecent Developments In Coverage Issues Affecting Claims-Made Policies2003
Mealey's Litigation ReportsInsurance Coverage Issues in California Mold Litigation2003
Claims MagazineCurbing the Bad-Faith Setup2002
Mealey's Litigation ReportsThe Dart Not Thrown: A Response to the California Supreme Court's Invitation to Establish an Evidentiary Standard for Proof of Lost Insurance Policies2002

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Princeton UniversityN/AAB1988

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Litigation Section of the Barristers Club"Insurer Litigation Management Guidelines: Ethical Obligations and the Tripartite Relationship"2008
Ethics Training for the Insurance Professional Seminar"The Rules of the Road for Claims"2006
Association of California Insurance Companies Annual General Counsel Seminar"Preservation of Documents: Where We Are and Where We're Going"2006
Bridgeport Continuing Education's 17200 Litigation in California Seminar17200 as a Component of Broader Business Litigation Strategies2004
Bridgeport's Third Annual Mold Insurance Litigation ConferenceSuits Against Insurers: Claims and Defenses2004
Bridgeport Continuing Education's Third Annual Managing Mold Liabilities ConferenceRecovery of Damages by Policyholders2003
National Business InstituteEmerging Issues in California Indoor Air Quality and Toxic Mold Litigation2003