Joe Cowan is an insurance coverage and business litigator. Joe’s practice focuses on advising clients on insurance coverage issues and defending claims involving breach of contract, bad faith, and fraud. Joe has extensive experience advising insurers and policyholders on claims arising from catastrophic losses and natural disasters, with a particular emphasis on business interruption and cyber risk claims. Joe regularly consults with contractors and sureties on insurance coverage and risk transfer issues. Joe’s experience also includes trials and appeals in the areas of business torts, products liability, construction, fidelity and surety, and other complex civil litigation.
Joe has published and lectured on a number of topics involving insurance litigation, including institutional bad faith, defending business interruption claims, preparing the insurance claim representative for testimony, and using social media to combat insurance fraud.