We are a team of dedicated insurance lawyers. Backed by real-world insurance industry experience, Powell, Kugelman & Postell offers professional legal services to domestic, foreign and alien insurers in the admitted and non-admitted markets. We provide coverage opinions, liability claim value analysis including early resolution strategy and subrogation reviews on a nationwide basis. We litigate insurance coverage disputes in New York and New Jersey and defend policyholders in general liability and professional liability lawsuits in those states, proudly representing and advocating for many professionals in the insurance industry including retail agents and brokers, surplus lines agents, third party administrators and attorneys.
The insurance litigation team at Powell, Kugelman & Postell have a comprehensive understanding of insurance policy forms through their work in the insurance industry and years of providing legal services for those in the insurance market. Both Joanna Crosby, Esq. and Joseph M. Powell are licensed as insurance producers in the State of New Jersey. Mr. Powell obtained his chartered property and casualty underwriting designation (CPCU) in 1998. Maureen LePochat, Esq. holds insurance adjuster licenses in twenty-one states. Aisha Postell, Esq. has worked on secondment in the claims departments in London for Certain Underwriters at Lloyds. We are frequent lecturers for the New Jersey Surplus Lines Association, New Jersey Bar Association Law Division, and provide accredited insurance presentations to individual insurer clients enabling them to obtain continuing education credits for their various licenses. When you hear Powell, Kugelman & Postell, think Insurance Law.