Chicago, Illinois Lawyers for Insureds
Consumers purchase insurance coverage with the reasonable expectation that their insurance company will provide coverage when an accident, illness or other event occurs. However, insurance companies routinely deny claims, delay claims and otherwise act in bad faith. Schad, Diamond & Shedden, P.C. represents people who are involved in insurance disputes regarding nonpayment of benefits and other matters.
Would you like to discuss your potential claim with a lawyer? Call Schad, Diamond & Shedden, P.C. at 312-985-0207 to schedule a free initial consultation. You can also e-mail us and we will contact you.
Do you have questions about insurance law?
A bad faith claim can arise from many types of insurance coverage, including health insurance, life insurance, motor vehicle insurance and homeowners' insurance. An insurance policy is a contract. If you complied with the terms of the contract by paying premiums, you would expect the insurance company to also comply with the contract. You expect the insurance company to provide the coverage and benefits as outlined in their policies. Our attorneys provide dedicated advocacy to consumers who have been victimized or wronged by insurance companies.
How do I know if I have a bad faith claim?
Our firm understands you have many questions regarding your insurance coverage. We can protect your rights as a consumer and fully investigate claims of bad faith. The following are a few examples of bad faith insurance practices:
- Improperly raising premium costs
- Misrepresenting items such as long-term care and annuities
- Refusing to honor a contract
- Failing to pay health insurance, motor vehicle insurance, homeowners' insurance or life insurance benefits
- Delaying claims
- Denying claims
You deserve a successful resolution to your bad faith claim. Contact us today to schedule a free initial consultation.