Practice Specialties

Our Practice Areas 

McGovern, Houston & Ganem,P.C., is a civil litigation firm and our experience encompasses a broad range of insurance products including general liability policies, homeowner's and other property insurance, professional liability coverage, employment liability, commercial lines, group health insurance, life insurance, and automobile insurance.  In addition, we routinely work with insurer's management and General Counsel to develop innovative methods for claims handling, complex insurance investigations and coverage issues.    


Our team of attorneys delivers over 60 years of combined trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts and has successfully handled almost every conceivable type of insurance-related litigation from coverage disputes and bad faith to class actions, SIU/insurance fraud investigations to Civil RICO actions, and personal injury claims.  Our Practice Areas include:  

  • Automobile, Homeowners, Commercial and Professional Insurance Coverage Disputes

  • Complex Civil Litigation

  • Tow & Recovery Litigation 

  • Personal InjuryPremises Liability, Product Liability and other Tort Liability

  • Insurance Defense 

  • Insurance Fraud and Forensic Investigations

  • Civil RICO Actions 

  • Bad Faith and Consumer Protection Claims under M.G.L. c. 93A and c. 176D

  • Business Disputes and Commercial Litigation Matters 

  • Healthcare Litigation 

  • Workers' Compensation 

  • Subrogation Matters 

  • Construction Litigation  

  • Environmental Liability Coverage

  • Class Action Defense 

  • Financial products and policy drafting 

  • Regulatory, Governmental and Anti-Trust Matters 

  • Insurance and Reinsurance Coverage Disputes