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Insurance Law Practice Group

Shidlofsky Law Firm PLLC Austin, Texas

The Insurance Law Practice Group represents corporate policyholders that are in disputes with their insurance companies, provides advice to plaintiffs in complex litigation on how to best maximize an insurance recovery, and provides risk-management consultation in connection with contractual risk transfer issues.

The Insurance Law Practice Group has handled a wide variety of first-party and third-party insurance claims in state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate court levels. The Insurance Law Practice Group is committed to practical and pragmatic solutions, and has been recognized in national publications such as Best Lawyers® and Chambers USA for its coverage practice.

Mediation Practice

Shidlofsky Law Firm PLLC Austin, Texas

In addition to his insurance coverage practice, Lee H. Shidlofsky has a niche mediation practice that specializes in multi-party construction defect disputes and insurance coverage matters.

In the context of construction defect disputes, Lee has successfully mediated numerous school district, hospital, condominium, and general construction defect claims. These claims oftentimes include complex coverage, additional insured and contractual indemnity issues that need to be resolved along with the defect dispute. With respect to coverage matters, he has mediated a variety of first-party and third-party insurance claims, both contractual and extra-contractual, as well disputes among insurers.

Although a policyholder lawyer, Lee became a mediator at the request of insurers who wanted a mediator that understands insurance and would take coverage issues into consideration when facilitating a settlement.

More information about Lee’s mediation practice, including fees for mediation, can be found on his mediation information sheet below.

Fee & Mediation Information