Corporate directors and officers are increasingly at risk for becoming targets of legal claims and lawsuits as they can be personally sued by shareholders, customers, members of the public, employees, and other parties for allegedly negligent or wrongful actions performed as part of their corporate duties. For this reason, they need to make certain that both the company’s internal policies and their insurance policies are adequate to protect them if an issue arises.
At Kelley Kronenberg, our D&O Team assists clients in evaluating, negotiating, and enforcing the directors and officers, cyber, fiduciary, employment practices, and other management liability insurance policies. In addition to making sure each insurance policy provides strong protections, our team can also review corporate bylaws, indemnification agreements, and other corporate documents to make sure these documents all work together with the insurance policies.
Kelley Kronenberg also represents insurers that issue D&O liability policies. We serve as coverage/monitoring counsel in D&O claims as well as litigation counsel of record when a coverage dispute arises.
Our D&O Team also defend clients in a broad range of complex, high stakes liability cases that includes representation of: