O’Sullivan McCormack Jensen & Bliss is pleased to announce the addition of Attorney Amy E. Markim to the firm. Amy received her J.D. from Quinnipiac University School of Law in 2008. Her practice areas include Labor & Employment, Business Litigation, Product Liability, Insurance Coverage and Administrative Proceedings. Amy was named a “Woman to Watch” by the Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund and has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star multiple times.
O’Sullivan McCormack Jensen & Bliss obtained a favorable resolution of claims it brought on behalf of a municipal client against multiple parties under a construction contract for the development of a professional soccer stadium.
O’Sullivan McCormack Jensen & Bliss partner Michael McCormack presented a continuing legal education seminar for the Hartford County Bar Association on representing clients in response to a reservation of rights letter issued by insurance companies. Michael was a co-speaker on the topic of why insurance companies issue reservation of rights letters when there is a question as to coverage under an insurance policy and how insurance policyholders may respond to a reservation of rights letter.
O’Sullivan McCormack Jensen & Bliss is pleased to announce that Michael McCormack has been recognized in the 24th edition of Best Lawyers in America as a Best Lawyer in the practice area of insurance litigation. The 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America is based on peer reviews provided by leading attorneys of their colleagues within the same geographical area and practice area. In his insurance litigation practice, Michael represents corporate and individual policyholders in insurance disputes and litigation arising from claims under various types of insurance policies issued by insurance companies.
O’Sullivan McCormack Jensen & Bliss partner William O’Sullivan was named as Chair of the Connecticut Bar Association Litigation Section. William, who practices in the area of business litigation, was appointed for a two year term as Chair of the more-than 700 member section of attorneys who represent clients in civil litigation.
William O’Sullivan’s article, Business Litigation: 2015 in Review was published in the Connecticut Bar Journal, a publication of the Connecticut Bar Association, in December 2016. Bill’s recent submission of Business Litigation: 2016 in Review marks the seventh year that he has written an annual review of some of the leading business litigation cases decided by the Connecticut appellate courts.
O’Sullivan McCormack Jensen & Bliss partner Michael McCormack chaired an insurance coverage law seminar at the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. in Boston, Massachusetts on November 17, 2016. Mr. McCormack was part of a three-attorney panel which addressed insurance law issues that arise in litigation under business liability and property insurance policies, personal liability policies, and professional liability policies.
O’Sullivan McCormack Jensen & Bliss partners William O’Sullivan and Michael McCormack were named 2016 New England Super Lawyers in October 2016. William O’Sullivan was identified as a Super Lawyer in the area of business litigation and Michael McCormack was named in the area of insurance coverage. This is the sixth consecutive year in which William has been named to the list and the fourth year in which Michael McCormack has been so listed. The list of Super Lawyers was featured in a recent edition of Connecticut Magazine. An explanation of the selection process is described here: http://www.superlawyers.com/connecticut/selection_details.html