Sara M. Thorpe


Sara has more than 20 years’ experience advising, litigating, and trying lawsuits for domestic and London-based insurers in a wide range of complex, high-stakes insurance contract, “Buss” recovery, “cumis” arbitration, and “bad faith” matters. 

Her insurance coverage experience includes evaluating and addressing disputes with policyholders and among insurers and in many areas, including:  

  • Environmental liabilities
  • Asbestos and other toxic tort coverage
  • Primary and excess exhaustion and priority issues
  • Professional liability claims
  • Bad faith allegations
  • First party property

In addition, Sara provides insurance company claims training and assists with policy drafting. She regularly speaks and writes for national insurance-related trade organizations. 

“Let's look at the big picture and options, and then let's solve your problem.”