Supreme Court New York Declares Travelers Wrongfully Disclaimed Coverage

In Admiral Indemnity Co. v. Travelers Insurance Co., Partners Nancy Lewis and Eric Leibowitz recently obtained summary judgment on behalf of Admiral against Travelers. The Court declared that Travelers had wrongfully disclaimed coverage to the mutual insured of Travelers and Admiral. As a consequence of the decision, the court ordered Travelers to reimburse Admiral for half of the legal fees incurred by Admiral, plus interest dating back to Traveler’s disclaimer. Partner Nancy Lewis wrote the motion papers and Partner Eric Leibowitz argued the motion.

A copy of the decision can be found here: