Farella Braun + Martel’s Insurance Coverage Group was recognized among the best in California in the 2010 edition of Chambers USA.  

According to Chambers USA, Farella’s insurance coverage group “represents policyholders in a wide variety of coverage disputes including corporate D&O and E&O claims, construction delay and defects claims, environmental and products liability litigation and securities fraud.”  Sources said “The lawyers are very helpful and quickly get to grips with clients' needs.”  William Friedrich was noted for having “made a name for himself in multi-party, complex civil litigation work.”  Mary McCutcheon was described as “a very good counselor:  thoughtful, balanced, and a strong advocate for her clients.”

Chambers USA ranks both law firms and attorneys.  Qualities on which the rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness/astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client.  The rankings are derived from surveys and interviews with in-house counsel.

Other practices receiving Chambers USA rankings were the firm’s Construction, Environmental, Commercial Litigation, Food & Beverages (Alcohol) and White Collar Crime & Government Investigations practices.  For the complete 2010 Chambers USA listing of Farella Braun + Martel practices and attorneys, please visit the Chambers & Partners website.