Richard H. Nicolaides, Jr.

Managing Partner

A top litigator for the insurance industry, Richard’s practice is focused on representing regional, national and global insurers in complex coverage disputes across the country.

Richard’s diverse experience includes evaluating and successfully resolving insurance coverage disputes arising under primary and excess property, commercial, and professional liability policies involving a wide range of exposures including:

  • Business interruption
  • Construction
  • Copyright, trade dress, trademark infringement, false advertising
  • Cyber/internet related
  • Disparagement/trade libel
  • Environmental
  • Mass tort
  • Manufacturing defects
  • Privacy invasion
  • Professional errors and omissions
  • Trade secret misappropriation
  • Transportation 

Richard’s litigation practice also includes representing insurers in claims handling and bad faith lawsuits.

In addition, Richard advises his clients on policy drafting, as well as claims handling practices. He frequently lectures to insurance industry professionals around the world on a variety of insurance-related topics.

"A successful engagement is one where our deep bench of skilled and experienced attorneys, through efficiency and collaboration, respond to what the client needs at that moment."