Author: STRUBLE

Trial Win – Hurricane Claim

Nov 17, 2018 | Category Articles | By

On October 6, 2016 our client’s home was damaged by Hurricane Matthew.  After a claim was submitted, the insurance company contended that numerous policy exclusions applied to the claim.  After a five day jury trial, the jury returned a verdict in favor of our client, finding that the claim was […]

Read More

Trial Win – Water Damage Claim

Nov 17, 2018 | Category Articles | By

On February 16, 2016 severe thunderstorms passed over Broward County generating winds in excess of fifty (50) miles per hour and heavy rainfall.  Our client’s home sustained water damage as a result of the storm when wind driven rain entered the property causing damage.  Our client submitted a claim to […]

Read More

Trial Court Win Affirmed on Appeal

Jun 6, 2018 | Category Articles | By

STRUBLE, P.A. represented a homeowner that was insured by Federated National Insurance Company (“FEDERATED NATIONAL”).  After having agreed for years that an insured’s public adjuster can serve as an appraiser, FEDERATED NATIONAL took the position that its insured was required to hire an appraiser and pay the appraiser on an […]

Read More

Denial of Coverage for a Florida Insurance Claim Involving Damage to a Pool Deck, Rock Garden, and Waterfall Was Upheld

Feb 26, 2015 | Category Legal Analysis | By

On February 13, 2015 the Fifth District Court of Appeal held in Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Company v. Martinez that damage to a pool deck, rock garden, and waterfall was not an ensuing-loss.  During a tropical storm, the insured partially emptied his in-ground swimming pool because it was overflowing.  During the storm […]

Read More