Heather McCoy is an experienced litigator based in the firm’s New York office. She primarily represents insurance companies in first-party and third-party coverage disputes, often including claims of bad faith and unfair claim settlement practices, and involving a range of insurance lines, such as commercial general liability, business and personal property, employers’ liability, umbrella and excess policies. Over the course of her career, Heather has provided knowledgeable counsel to general counsel, claims executives, insurance brokers and agents with respect to various insurance-related litigation, risk mitigation and coverage issues.
Heather also has extensive insurance defense experience, representing commercial properties, including sports and recreational facilities, against liability claims involving bodily injury, property damage, construction and premises liability-related claims.
Prior to joining the firm, Heather honed her skills at a regional litigation boutique specializing in insurance, construction, sports, financial services, commercial and products liability litigation.