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Insured seeks to recover PA fees. After its Best Western hotel suffered a fire loss, Kingshill Hospitality, Inc. sought compensatory and consequential damages among other costs. (Photo: Shutterstock)

A federal district court in Florida has rejected an insured’s bid to recover, as “consequential damages” in its breach of contract lawsuit against its insurance carrier, the expenses it incurred to retain a public adjuster.

Steven A. Meyerowitz

Steven A. Meyerowitz, a Harvard Law School graduate, is the founder and president of Meyerowitz Communications Inc., a law firm marketing communications consulting company. Mr. Meyerowitz is the Director of the Insurance Coverage Law Center and editor-in-chief of journals on insurance law, banking law, bankruptcy law, energy law, government contracting law, and privacy and cybersecurity law, among other subjects. He may be contacted at smeyerowitz@meyerowitzcommunications.com.

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