Insurance Defense

The attorneys at McKellar, Tiedeken & Scoggin, LLC are routinely sought out and relied upon to represent a large base of clients at the request of and on behalf of their personal and liability insurance companies.  A significant part of our practice is devoted to defense of personal injury claims, general commercial liability, professional liability and malpractice. The cases that our firm defends involve a wide range of claims unique to states like Wyoming that are home to significant energy, mining and resource development, drilling, extraction industries, oil, gas, coal and outdoor recreation services.

The firm is called upon and retained by many industry leading insurance companies to represent and defend Wyoming and foreign corporations regarding claims stemming from and arising out of catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, drowning, motor vehicle accidents, oil and gas field accidents and explosions, drilling rig accidents, heavy equipment, railroad accidents, railroad fires and explosions, property fires, forest fires, industrial fires, school districts, school liability, slip and fall, burns, amputations, recreation accidents, construction defects, construction accidents, carbon monoxide exposure, premises liability, commercial general liability, insurance coverage and coverage opinions, bad faith claims, professional negligence, toxic tort claims, wrongful termination, discrimination, equal employment opportunity claims (EEOC), employment claims, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, CERCLA and RCRA environmental litigation.

When representing an individual or company on behalf of an Insurance Company we understand the importance of keeping the insured and the insurer apprised of events throughout the litigation process. It is our goal to deliver a cost effective yet thorough and aggressive defense and representation. We provide the knowledge and skills to independently and realistically evaluate each claim and provide straight forward and honest consultations regarding litigation and settlement. Our Attorneys are experienced and well equipped to take your case through discovery, mediation and all the way to trial and appeal whenever necessary to achieve the right result.

The Firm is frequently called upon to provide opinions and defense of insurance bad faith claims, and policy coverage opinions.  Our attorneys understand and appreciate the sensitive nature of bad faith claims and works hard to defend against bad faith allegations.  Our clients can count on a strong, vigorous defense and as well as advice on strategies and opinions regarding accident documentation and claim and lawsuit prevention.  

Our firm represents clients state wide in locations throughout Wyoming including Cheyenne, Casper, Douglas, Gillette, Sheridan, Buffalo, Cody, Lander, Riverton, Worland, Tens Sleep, Greybull, Powell, Rawlins, Rock Springs, Laramie, Pinedale, Pine Bluffs, Jackson, Afton, Alpine, Saratoga, Wheatland, Newcastle, Evanston, Lusk, Torrington, Glenrock, Thermopolis, Wind River Indian Reservation and the counties of Laramie, Natrona, Albany, Campbell, Fremont, Park, Sheridan, Sweetwater, Uinta, Big Horn, Washakie, Carbon Converse, Crook, Goshen, Hot Springs, Johnson, Lincoln, Niobrara, Platte, Sublette, Teton, Weston and all cities and towns in between and throughout Wyoming.

The Firm represents Insurance Companies, individuals, entities and corporations -- including, Oil Field and Gas Field Companies, Workover Rigs, Construction Contractors, Construction Workers, Railroads, Mines, Doctors (MD), Physicians Assistants (PA-C), Nurses (RN), Realtors, Attorneys, Truck and Bus Drivers, Tour Companies and Providers, Recreation Providers, School Districts, Teachers, Principals, State Workers, Juvenile Detention Facilities and Operators, Trucking Companies, Heating Cooling / HVAC contractors; Electricians, Plumbers, Families, Unions, Injured Workers, Home Owners, Retailers, Commercial Companies, Car Dealerships, Employers and Employees.


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