Zurich ensures your business receives excellent legal representation, whether through our Staff Legal Services or outside counsel, helping you reduce both the indemnity and expense costs associated with litigation.
Zurich legal services include:
Legal bill review: Zurich’s legal bill auditors review legal bills to ensure charges follow our litigation management guidelines along with “reasonable and appropriate” standards. Our process is a streamlined combination of technology and auditor knowledge and experience. Our legal bill review program has identified and avoided millions of dollars of inaccurate or inappropriate legal charges for customers.
Litigation management: Zurich follows a set of innovative, carefully prescribed principles and practices to manage your litigation. Our goal is to see you through every step of the way to a successful conclusion. Numerous practices and programs make up our litigation management program, including:
- Selection and monitoring of counsel based on your needs and the area of specialty required.
- Other litigation management programs such as claim litigation training, panel counsel, alternative fee, Insured Select counsel, Alternative Dispute Resolution, advisory council, bankruptcy search and telephonic court appearance programs.
Staff legal: The Staff Legal attorneys are here to help Zurich customers through litigation challenges. Our Staff Legal attorneys take the time to get to know their clients and their business. They advocate for each client and work to achieve the best result in every case. They also educate clients on legal matters to help them navigate the difficult world of litigation and, more importantly, reduce future litigation. Zurich’s Staff Legal attorneys have:
- A broad scope of experience including construction defect, product liability, professional liability and workers' compensation.
- An average of 15 years of legal experience.