Eric S. Connuck

Eric Connuck has over 20 years of experience in handling complex commercial matters, including representation of market-leading liability insurers in sophisticated insurance matters involving professional liability coverage.

Eric's insurance practice extends to matters involving high exposure claims under professional liability insurance issued by clients to corporate directors and officers, investment bankers, venture capital and private equity firms, lawyers, accountants, broker-dealers and insurance agents, among others.

Eric has addressed a wide range of complex insurance and professional liability issues involving policyholder bankruptcy and insurer insolvency, competing claims by multiple policyholders to limited insurance proceeds, threshold questions about the definition and trigger of coverage, insurer versus insurer disputes, complex multi-layer insurance programs, rescission, public policy limitations on coverage for disgorgement, punitive damages and intentional conduct, notice and cooperation defenses, fraud and conduct exclusions and allocation of loss.

Eric has experience both litigating these issues as well as successfully advancing them for clients in the context of the mediation and other pre-litigation resolutions of disputes.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) Arbitration and Investigations and 3) Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes
Law School J.D., New York University, 1991
Education B.S., Binghamton University, 1986
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association, Pennsylvania State Bar Association
Most recent firm DLA Piper
Relevant Jobs
Commercial Litigation Attorney
USA-PA-Philadelphia

COMMERCIAL LITIGATION ATTORNEY FELLHEIMER & EICHEN LLP - Philadelphia Fellheimer & Eichen LLP is a well-regarded commercial litigation boutique with a varied and sophisticated practice.   The ...

Apply now

Paralegal
USA-PA-Philadelphia

Our Philadelphia, PA office seeks a paralegal with 2-3 years of experience preferably in the defense litigation field.  Responsibilities will include: Scheduling of depositions, IMEs, mediat...

Apply now

Senior Claim Counsel, Bond and SI
USA-PA-Philadelphia

Senior Claim Counsel, Bond and SI The candidate will, under general supervision, fulfill Bond and Specialty Insurance (Bond) Claims mission by conducting thorough investigation, analysis, evaluation ...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Benjamin P. Smith
Benjamin P. Smith

Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.

Brian M. Jazaeri
Brian M. Jazaeri

Brian M. Jazaeri is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. Mr. Jazaeri represents clients in complex commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on class action matters and financial services, healthcare and technology litigation.