Albany Insurance Defense Attorney

Attorneys With Experience And Insight, providing top-notch representation to insurance companies and their insureds,

The attorneys of Powhida Stern PLLC specialize in the area of civil litigation. Collectively, they have been representing both plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury, property damage and other negligence cases throughout New York state for over thirty years. They are skilled and well versed in these practice areas so that insurance carriers can be assured that their clients are being provided with the representation they need and deserve.

Insurance companies and individuals trust Powhida Stern PLLC because they treat each case individually and customize strategies based on the specific issues our clients face. Based on our extensive experience working for both private clients and insurance carriers Powhida Stern PLLC understands these matters as well as our clients. Our insight has been invaluable for insurers, their customers and other clients in disputes that involve:

  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Premises liability claims
  • Product liability claims
  • Dog bites/animal attacks
  • Labor Law
  • Construction accidents
  • Construction defects involving owners, designers, contractors, and subcontractors
  • Specialty risk liability, including commercial and comprehensive general liability
  • Catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death
  • Municipal liability
  • Property damage and fire loss claims
  • Real estate and title insurance
  • Asbestos and other consumer product claims
  • Dram shop liability
  • Civil Rights claims, including claims involving 42 U.S.C. §§ 1983 and 1988
  • Defamation, including Libel and slander
  • Tortious interference with contracts and/or prospective contracts
  • Workers' compensation
  • Coverage claims, including insurance and reinsurance coverage opinions, underinsured and uninsured motorist coverage

Combining Aggressive Representation With Compassion

The attorneys at Powhida Stern PLLC understand the value of finding common ground through effective dispute resolution techniques, and have therefore helped many clients, including individuals and small and mid-sized businesses avoid costly litigation. However, they also understand that not all cases are settled through negotiation and recognize the importance of litigating some cases to their final conclusion in court.

Contact Powhida Stern PLLC in Albany by calling 518-417-2995 or toll free 800-638-8596. You can also schedule an initial consultation through the convenient email contact form. The firm also provides translation services to address the needs for those whose primary language is Mandarin Chinese or Japanese.