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Insurance law: Can my insurance company really deny my claim?

Paying insurance premiums is not always fun or even easy, but most people in Washington understand how important it is to have coverage for unexpected life events. People trust that their insurance companies will cover their claims when needed and are surprised when they are denied. It is very possible that a company might deny a valid claim, but insurance law is complicated, and few people understand their rights in this type of situation.

Understanding why your medical claim may have been denied

If you have been injured in an accident in Washington and have unsuccessfully tried to negotiate a settlement with your insurance company, it can be disheartening and discouraging. While you are fighting to heal and focus on your recovery, you are also trying to manage the financial impact all by yourself. At Lepley Law Firm, we understand the challenges that you may be facing in your effort to have your medial claim approved. 

What do I do next if I am denied Social Security Disability?

The Social Security Disability program exists to help financially support those who have long-term or permanent disabilities that prevent them from working. That said, being approved for disability benefits can be a grueling process that often ends in a denial. What can you and other Washington residents do if you are denied your disability claim?

Evaluating homeowner's insurance options

If you are buying a home in Washington State, you know that your mortgage lender will require you to carry a homeowner's insurance policy. However, before you blindly just pick the one with the lowest price or accept the minimum terms required by your bank, you should understand how to truly protect yourself with this type of insurance. 

How quickly should you file a home insurance claim?

Bellevue homeowners like you pay for homeowners insurance with the notion that if something goes wrong, insurance will cover it for you. Unfortunately, that isn't always the case. We at LePley Law Firm are here today to discuss some of the reasons as to why it is important to file quickly for insurance claims.