Articles & Publications

Resnick & Louis, P.C. – Attorneys at Law

Resnick & Louis, P.C. was founded in 2012 by Mitchell J. Resnick and Lena M. Louis, both of whom are highly respected attorneys in the legal and business communities, with over 40 years of collective experience. Together they have developed a team of diverse and experienced attorneys who are licensed to represent clients in various jurisdictions.

Browse articles and publications that are written by and featuring the attorneys of Resnick & Louis.

If you are interested in contacting an attorney for an interview or article, please contact Stacie O’Brien at sobrien@rlattorneys.com

 


Partner Announcement- Congratulations Emily K. Dotson

Resnick & Louis, P.C. is pleased to announce that attorney Emily K Dotson has been named Partner at the firm. Emily is an experienced attorney practicing law in Arizona, New Mexico, and Florida. Emily’s practice is primarily focused on multi-party complex civil litigation in the areas of insurance law, personal injury litigation, construction law, construction defect, and general civil litigation. Emily handles most aspects of law related to transportation and trucking, including representing companies in personal injury and wrongful death cases, as well as assisting trucking companies, motor vehicle companies, motor vehicle dealerships and farm implement dealerships in a variety of areas including corporate, commercial, and tort matters. She also advises insurance companies related to a variety of insurance coverage matters as well as first-party property defense. Additionally, Emily also represents corporate clients in business transactions such as insurance procurement, real estate transactions, and corporate law. She may be contacted at: Email Address: edotson@rlattorneys.com Direct Phone & Fax: (602) 456-5108 FL Direct: (407) 219-9413 NM Direct: (505) 796-8262


Jennifer Boldi and Prescott Jones to speak at PLRB Western Regional Conference

Recent Property Case Law Update CPCU TX June 26, 2018 — 10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. June 27, 2018 — 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jennifer A. Boldi, Partner, Resnick & Louis, P.C. Prescott T. Jones, Partner, Resnick & Louis, P.C. This session will teach: *Review current coverage and case law trends and improve your ability to forecast court decisions *Identify current regional issues and concerns in the property insurance field *Use reasoning skills to apply policy provisions to factual scenarios *Compare notes involving coverage challenges with other claims professionals from your region


Emily Dotson to Speak at ABA Legal Roundtable: Insurance & Indemnity

Emily Dotson will be speaking at the ABA Legal Roundtable on February 21st. This fast-paced discussion is designed to help contractors: * Understand indemnity and its role in different types of construction contracts * Quickly locate and identify differing indemnity provisions in typical Construction Documents, including AIA forms. * Recognize dangerously broad indemnity provisions and how they affect Project risk and expand liability * Appreciate why the nature of the Project (public or private) is important in contract negotiations * Recognize that different states have different laws about the enforceability of broad indemnity terms * Evaluate wrap insurance coverage and its effect on indemnity and additional insured requirements of the contract * Successfully negotiate reasonable and realistic additional insured requirements * Draft, edit and negotiate favorable indemnity language To register for this event CLICK HERE!


Mitchell Resnick Speaking at Lloyd’s on the Impact of Insurance One Year Post Trump

Mitchell Resnick will be speaking at the Managing General Agents Association (MGAA) state of the market brief on Monday, November 6th from 11:30-2:00 pm. He will be speaking on President Trump One Year later and the Impact on the USA Insurance Industry. The meeting will be held in the Old Lloyd’s library located in the Lloyd’s of London building in London UK, with several insurance carriers, MGA’s and Syndicates in attendance. You can view and download his presentation below: Lloyds Seminar FINAL If you missed the presentation in London you can view the podcast here: PODCAST Thank you to those that wrote articles on Mitch’s presentation with Lloyd’s that can be seen here: http://www.insurancebusinessmag.com/asia/news/breaking-news/could-trump-effect-boost-lloyds-84105.aspx


Resnick & Louis , P.C. expands team in Scottsdale Arizona

National Insurance Defense Firm Resnick & Louis, P.C. expands it’s Scottsdale Arizona office adding Michael Altaffer, Jonathan Sullivan, and Amanda Nelson. Michael Altaffer has a wide variety of experience in defending personal injury and property damage claim matters for insurance companies for over 30 years. He has trial experience in personal injury defense, property damage claim defense, insurance coverage litigation, construction defect litigation, fire loss litigation and subrogation litigation. He has successfully defended insurers in litigated insurance coverage cases and bad faith cases, including matters involving Morris/Damron/Peaton/Helme agreements, arising from first and third party insurance claims in state and federal court in Arizona as well as in arbitrated matters when required by insurance policies. Jonathan Sullivan has represented several insurance carriers in local, state and federal courts. Legal issues generally included insurance coverage disputes, bad faith, breach of contracts, personal injury, and business disputes. He has extensive experience reviewing underlying insurance claims after litigation was commenced, developing and implementing litigation strategies, preparing discovery and pleadings, conducting depositions, expert discovery, attending court hearings, arbitrations, settlement conferences, and conducting trials. Amanda Nelson has extensive experience in handling all aspects of insurance defense cases from pre-litigation and litigation including discovery, depositions, arbitration, experts and settlement in areas including automobile accidents, fire damage to property, bicycle and pedestrian accidents, wrongful death, multiple vehicle accidents, injury resulting from animals, construction defects, products liability, breach of contract and fraud. Amanda has also handled multiple trials and has obtained favorable verdicts for her clients. About Resnick & Louis’s Scottsdale Office Resnick & Louis clients rely on the more than 23 attorneys in the firm’s Scottdale office for multifaceted, insurance defense and legal services. Team members’ primary goal is to assist carriers and self-insured entities in addressing their legal needs. They work collaboratively with colleagues around the United […]