Insurance Claims

We are the Ones to Call

The law firm has decades of experience in the investigation, preparation and trial of insurance coverage disputes among policyholders, insurers and reinsurers for both insurers and policyholders. Preparation of coverage opinions; representation at alternative dispute resolution proceedings such as arbitrations, mediations and summary jury trials; and litigation in state and federal courts throughout Texas.

The law firm advises clients regarding claims for bad faith, for breach of the duty of good faith and fair dealing, for breach of the Unfair Claim Settlement Practices Act and the Texas Prompt Payment of Claims Act (Chapter 542 of the new Texas Insurance Code, formerly parts of Articles 21.21 and 21.55 of the old Texas Insurance Code), for alleged violations of the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act (DTPA), and Stowers claims over the duty to settle.

Types of Insurance Disputes We Have Handled

Lawyers’ Professional Liability 

Directors’ and Officers’ Liability 

Comprehensive General Liability 

Commercial General Liability

Business Interruption Insurance

Hurricane Claims


Real Estate Agents’ Errors & Omissions 

Insurance Agents’ Errors & Omissions 

Workers’ Compensation 

Excess and Umbrella Policies 

Equipment Breakdown Policies 

Health Insurance Policies 

Disability Insurance Policies

Business Overhead Expense Policies

ERISA Disputes 

Fidelity Insurance

Non-Profit Organization Policies 

Homeowners Policies 

Equine Mortality Policies 

Life Insurance Policies 

Annuity Policies 


All consultations are strictly confidential.

A no-nonsense technician; a grinder’s mentality. Mr. McCorquodale handles trials and appeals. Sandy has been bringing his unique combination of experience, skill, humor, and attitude to clients here in Texas for more than 35 years with a core belief that a straightforward, honest analysis and execution will always trump over tough talk and empty promises.

He represents clients throughout Texas in lawsuits involving personal injuries, wrongful death, traumatic brain injuries, financial disputes, insurance coverage, lawyers’ professional liability, accounting malpractice, contract claims, employment claims, hurricane claims, workers’ compensation claims, explosion claims, fraud and misrepresentation, fiduciary liability under ERISA, securities fraud, directors’ and officers’ liability, claims under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, franchisor- franchisee litigation and other matters. He represents clients in individual lawsuits, mass action lawsuits and class action lawsuits. He handles lawsuits in state and federal courts across the State of Texas and before the Division of Workers’ Compensation.