Insurance Disputes


Everyone purchases insurance with the expectation that their policies will protect their assets and provide financial security in the event of a loss. Unfortunately, insurance companies often refuse to pay.

Some insurance companies will find any excuse to delay payment or outright deny a claim. Your insurance company has a legal duty to settle your claim in good faith and promptly. If your insurance company refuses to pay or fails to settle your claim promptly, you need an experienced insurance litigation lawyer on your side.

At The Mayo Law Firm, we have years of experience in handling insurance litigation.  We have represented numerous plaintiffs throughout the state. Large insurance agencies hire experienced lawyers, so you should too. Don’t face the insurance company alone.

As one of the leading law firms in Texas, The Mayo Law Firm has successfully represented many clients against unfair insurance practices. In fact, this is largest areas of our practice. Recognized as Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars for 2005-2006, we take each case very seriously.  

Whether you are in individual or a Fortune 500 company, we will fight equally for your claim. We work on contingency, which means we get paid when you do. So, take the first step today.

Your insurance company has a duty to settle your claim timely and in good faith. You are entitled to a fair and prompt settlement of your damages caused by a weather-related event such as a hurricane, hailstorm, windstorm, etc. If your insurance company unnecessarily denied your claim or fails to promptly settle your damages, you may have rights under the common law and statutory law of the State of Texas.

Insurance litigation is the largest practice area of The Mayo Law Firm, PLLC. The attorneys of The Mayo Law Firm, PLLC specialize in insurance litigation and have represented numerous plaintiffs throughout the State of Texas against large insurance companies in first-party insurance causes of action.

As an insured in Texas, you have a contract with your insurance company under your insurance policy. As a result of your relationship with your insurance company, you are owed a fiduciary duty by your insurance company which requires the insurance company to act in good faith in handling your insurance claim. Your insurance company also has certain duties under the Texas Insurance Code to properly handle your claim and pay your claim timely. If your insurance claim has been denied, underpaid or wrongfully handled, you may have certain causes of action against your insurance company.

Insureds who feel that their claims were mishandled or underpaid should contact us for a free consultation. If you have any coverage questions or disputes, please contact the firm directly.

When insurance companies are guilty of bad faith practices, they often defend themselves instead of making things right with their clients. If your insurance company deals with you in bad faith, you need real, experienced help. At The Mayo Law Firm, PLLC, our attorneys have years of experience dealing with insurance companies and fighting for our clients’ rights.

At The Mayo Law Firm, PLLC we take pride in helping our clients pursue justice and fair compensation from an insurance company that has failed or refused to fulfill their obligations. As a highly credentialed and experienced team of attorneys, we are not afraid to take direct legal action against the major insurance companies when they have engaged in bad faith actions against our clients.


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