Insurance Defense

Insurance Defense

At present, the Firm is approved defense counsel for a number of insurance carriers providing defense litigation services with respect to:

  • Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA);
  • Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA);
  • Automobile insurance defense;
  • Civil Rights Act of 1964;
  • Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA);
  • First Amendment issues;
  • NYS Civil Service Law matters;
  • Human Rights Law;
  • Premises liability; and
  • Title VII.
Towne, Ryan and Partners, P.C.’s attorneys Claudia Ryan, James TowneSusan Bartkowski and others have a broad range of experience providing insurance defense representation to numerous insurance carriers and self-insured clients.

During the past few years alone the firm argued numerous matters before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals on various labor and civil right related cases.  Firm members continue their extensive practice in both state, federal, trial and appellate courts on behalf of employers and municipalities and their insurance carriers.