Life Insurance Claims

Claim Denial Due to Life Insurance Lapse? Here’s What to Do

If your loved one’s insurance company asserts it did not receive a premium payment on time and terminated your policy, you may have been told your life insurance claim has been denied. It’s critical to know, however, that a lapse in payment does not necessarily mean you are not entitled to collect life insurance benefits. […]

ERISA Denied Life Insurance Claim

If your Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) claim was denied, it’s important to know your legal rights and the steps you can take to dispute the denial. Our firm has extensive experience handing insurance claim denials, and we can navigate the process to obtain the benefits you deserve. ERISA Claim Denial: Next Steps ERISA […]

Denied AD&D Claim

If your loved one was severely injured or killed in a catastrophic accident, the last thing you want to be doing is fighting with the insurance company over a denied claim for benefits. If your accidental death and dismemberment insurance (AD&D) claim was denied, we can help. Our lawyers have the experience to investigate your […]

Denied FEGLI Claim

If you were denied a Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) claim after your loved one passed away, you still may be entitled to receive benefits. Our lawyers can review the details your situation, determine why your claim was denied, and move forward with seeking the benefits you deserve. Do I have FEGLI Coverage? With […]

Denied SGLI Claims

If your Servicemembers Group Life Insurance (SGLI) claim was denied, our lawyers can review the details of your situation to determine if you can fight the insurance company’s decision and obtain benefits. Do I have SGLI Coverage? SGLI provides affordable life insurance to active servicemembers. You are automatically insured under full-time SGLI coverage if you […]

Your Heir’s Life Insurance Claim May Fail With These Key Mistakes

As life insurance lawyers, we recognize that many families use life insurance policies as the keystone of their financial planning. A beneficiary should receive the proceeds very soon after a life insurance policyholder dies. Many other death benefits may require months—sometimes even years—while the estate passes through the probate process. The swift settlement process make […]

Are YOU Owed Money from a Lost or Forgotten Life Insurance Policy?

Here’s the way life insurance is supposed to work: When a policyholder dies, the beneficiary contacts the insurance company and provides proof of death. In short order, the insurance company cuts a check to the beneficiary. Case closed. Real life often isn’t quite that neat. In recent cases that have attracted national media interest, large […]

Do I Really Need an Attorney for My Life Insurance Case?

It will surprise a lot of people when we say that most beneficiaries do not need to hire a life insurance lawyer. But it’s true. In at least nine times out of ten, life insurance companies pay the benefits that are outstanding with very little fuss or delay. It just makes good business sense for […]

Facts About Life Insurance Claims

Frequently Asked Questions Can an insurance company legitimately deny a life insurance claim? If all information on the policy is correct and it is force when the policyholder dies, a life insurance provider cannot deny a life insurance claim.  Since they are contractually obligated to pay, the only thing they can do is to withhold […]

How to Dispute Denied Life Insurance Claims

Anyone who has ever filed an insurance claim knows what a pain it can be.  From car accident claims to home damage after a storm, the mere act of reading your policy is a chore.  The terms and definitions in your coverage seem to contradict one another—and to be honest, you’re not sure what the […]