Christopher L. Lynch is a partner in Barnes & Thornburg LLP’s Minneapolis office and a member of the firm’s Litigation Department and Insurance Recovery and Counseling Group.
Mr. Lynch focuses his practice on representing business policyholders whose claims have been denied or disputed by their insurance companies. Through negotiation and targeted litigation, he has helped businesses recover millions of dollars in insurance proceeds to cover underlying defense costs, damages, and settlements, as well as first-party losses, including damage to business property and loss of income due to business interruption.
With more than 15 years of experience representing policyholders, Mr. Lynch has handled complex insurance recovery matters involving directors and officers liability coverage, excess liability coverage, fidelity and crime coverage, products-liability coverage, commercial general liability coverage, and business property coverage. He has represented clients in a variety of industries, including life sciences, manufacturing, construction, agribusiness, transportation, and chemical distribution.
Mr. Lynch also represents businesses in general commercial litigation matters. He has helped businesses with litigation appeals, real estate disputes, bankruptcy-related litigation, franchise disputes, professional malpractice litigation, and contract disputes.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Christopher L. Lynch