Koorosh Talieh (“KT”) is a partner at Perkins Coie’s Insurance Recovery group. He has a national practice representing corporate policyholders in complex insurance coverage and bad faith disputes against their insurers. His wide-ranging experience includes pursuing insurance coverage for underlying liabilities involving products and environmental claims, directors and officers, errors and omissions, employment, and other types of professional liability claims, cyber and computer-based claims, and a wide-array of first-party property and business interruption losses. His experience includes all phases of dispute resolutions from pre-complaint investigation and advice through high-value mediation and first-chairing arbitrations and trials, appeals and negotiating complex cost-sharing agreements and settlements.
Koorosh has extensive experience in analyzing coverage under various types of insurance policies, including general liability, directors and officers, errors and omissions, employers’ professional liability, cyber, fiduciary liability, bankers’ professional liability, crime, first-party property, builder’s risk, multimedia and other types of specialized insurance products. He also provides risk management consulting services to clients during procurement process and renewal for virtually all risks and lines of coverage.
Koorosh is recognized by Chambers USA as one of the leading insurance coverage practitioners in the District of Columbia. Chambers USA referred to Koorosh as “client favorite” and stated that “[c]lients describe him as a ‘go-to guy for insurance coverage issues big or small. He has been an extremely effective advocate for us and we have gotten great results in a number of high-exposure cases.'” Koorosh is a Fellow of the American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel and the co-chair of the College’s Membership Committee. He is “AV Peer Review Rated” by Martindale-Hubbel, which is Martindale-Hubbels’ highest peer recognition for legal ability and ethical standards.