Burford Insights: What do the numbers tell us about Covid insurance litigation?

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Andy Lundberg

Andy Lundberg

Managing Director

Former Senior Partner and Global Practice Chair, Latham & Watkins


As the Covid-19 pandemic surpasses the one-year mark, courts continue to address the question of whether commercial insurance policies provide coverage for businesses impacted by the public health crisis. 

Burford's Andy Lundberg, former Global Chair of Latham & Watkins' Insurance Coverage Litigation Practice, is listed annually as a leading insurance practitioner in The Legal 500, The Best Lawyers in America and Guide to the World’s Leading Insurance & Reinsurance Lawyers. In this video, he explains the impact of Covid-19 on insurance litigation to date: 

  • Trends in Covid-19 insurance litigation to date

  • How effectively case success statistics to date predict how well or poorly commercial policyholders will end up doing when all the cases have concluded 

  • How appellate courts will ultimately resolve the key coverage issues regarding Covid-19 losses

This video was recorded on 8 June 2021. 

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