I was born and raised in rural Mid-Missouri. After high school I entered the Navy where I served our country for four years. I graduated at the top of my naval class. After leaving the... more
I was born and raised in rural Mid-Missouri. After high school I entered the Navy where I served our country for four years. I graduated at the top of my naval class. After leaving the Navy, I used my skills at TransWorld Airlines (TWA). I then returned to college, after starting my family, in 1995. I graduated with a degree in Business Management and started law school in 1998. While in Law Sc... view profile
Insurance law covers the policies insurance companies offer and the rates they charge. Personal insurance standards include auto insurance, health insurance, homeowners insurance, life insurance, and disability insurance. Business insurance standards usually include commercial liability insurance, errors and omissions insurance, malpractice insurance, and business interruption insurance. Each of these policies covers losses from different types of risk, and both the losses and the risks are carefully defined. It can take an insurance lawyer just to determine if your loss resulted from a risk you were insured for. Sometimes insurance companies deny claims, acting in what is legally called “bad faith.” Insurance lawyers can determine if your insurer is treating you fairly and sue for you if the company is acting in bad faith.