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Louisville, KY Insurance Bad Faith Lawyer

Louisville, KY insurance bad faith lawyer While the insurance industry does not exactly have the best reputation for niceness and fairness, most people nevertheless trust insurance companies to abide by terms in contracts and to otherwise “play by the rules.” In other words, we acknowledge that insurance companies are businesses. They aim to maximize their revenues by paying out as little as possible on claims and generating as much revenue via premiums and other fees as the market and law will abide.

However, insurance companies do not always “play fair.” And victims often do not realize how and when these “bad faith” insurers scam them. Even if you can identify insurance company wrongdoings and demand that they stop, you may not have the leverage, means, or experience to make the system work for you. You need a Louisville, KY insurance bad faith lawyer to help you fight back against those wrongdoings.

What Are Common Examples of Insurance Bad Faith?

A negligent driver’s insurer refuses to pay your medical bills after an accident.

For instance, say you got into a bad car crash outside of Louisville. The negligent driver (who had been chatting on the cell phone when he ran a red light and struck your vehicle) admitted to fault. But his insurance company nevertheless arbitrarily refuses to pay for your hospital bills, rehab, and vehicle damage. How do you fix this?

Insurance company refuses to pay damages from a lawsuit.

For example, after a tornado significantly damaged your home, your insurance company refused to pay you per the terms of your policy for the loss of your property. You took the company to court and won a judgment. But now the insurer still refuses to pay. What do you do?

Insurance carrier refuses to acknowledge that you even have a claim.

For instance, say a drunk driver slammed into your car on the 4th of July weekend and drove off without stopping and providing their personal and insurance information. Your only recourse to get paid is to go to your insurance company. But your insurer refuses to acknowledge that the incident fell within the scope of your comprehensive coverage. What do you do?

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Fighting Back Against Bad Faith Insurance Companies

As much as we all wish the world were a perfect place, it is obviously not. However, victims of insurance bad faith often have far more resources than they realize. Louisville lawyer Tad Thomas believes in protecting consumers’ and victims’ rights, and has designed his practice to maximize the results his clients can get, while minimizing their headaches and struggles.

Believe it or not, the hardest part of your case may be fighting through your own resistance to get the help you need to make progress. You’ve suffered a lot. But you can leverage powerful resources to ensure justice and fairness. The insurance company that wronged you is not all powerful, and the law provides ample resources for victims of bad faith insurers. Find out more about how Mr. Thomas can help you overcome the seemingly indestructible obstacles the insurance companies set up to block you by calling (502) 473-6540.

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At Thomas Law Offices, our personal injury attorneys recognize that our potential clients are likely going through some of the most difficult times of their lives. We don't want you to have to worry about paying out of pocket for legal advice when you're just starting to learn your legal rights and options. That's why we provide free case evaluations. We'll offer our expert advice about your potential case and walk you through how we can help you.

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Meet Our Founder

Tad Thomas - Trial Lawyer

Tad Thomas

Managing Partner

Tad Thomas has dedicated his practice to representing plaintiffs in various types of civil litigation, including personal injury, business litigation, class actions, and multi-district litigation.

After graduating with his law degree in 2000 from Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University, Mr. Thomas immediately opened his own private practice and began representing injury victims.

In 2011, Thomas Law Offices was established in Louisville, Kentucky. Over the past decade, Mr. Thomas has expanded his firm and now has offices in three additional locations: Cincinnati, Ohio, Columbia, Missouri, and Chicago, Illinois. He is also a frequent lecturer on topics like trial skills and ethics and technology.

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