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Firm Profile

James T. Hudson is a California civil trial lawyer, specializing in insurance disputes. Mr. Hudson handles virtually all types of insurance claims: for disability income losses; for life insurance benefits; for property losses; and claims arising out of liability insurance, including claims for failure to defend or failure to settle.

In addition to damages for policy benefits, many of the claims handled by Mr. Hudson involve insurance bad faith. If an insurance company acts in bad faith in the handling of a claim, it may be liable for damages in addition to policy benefits, including emotional distress, attorney’s fees and punitive damages.

Mr. Hudson personally handles his cases; they are not transferred to younger, less experienced, attorneys or paralegals.

Mr. Hudson has handled cases in the following areas:

  • Casualty insurance
  • Property insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Automobile insurance
  • Insurance claims
  • Insurance coverage
  • Unfair insurance practices
  • Insurance bad faith
  • Reinsurance
  • ERISA claims
  • Insurance agents and brokers errors and omissions
  • Professional liability
  • Legal malpractice
  • Personal injury
  • Wrongful termination

An initial consultation with Mr. Hudson is without charge or obligation. Fee arrangements are flexible and negotiable: contingent, hourly, flat or a combination.