Mr. Pisani concentrates his practice in the representation of primary and excess insurers in complex insurance coverage disputes arising under various forms of professional liability and commercial general liability insurance policies.
Mr. Pisani has over 25 years experience acting as coverage and litigation counsel in complex insurance coverage disputes and bad faith litigation involving directors and officers, financial institution, casualty, construction, environmental, intellectual property, media and cyber liability claims.
Mr. Pisani has over 25 years experience acting as coverage and litigation counsel in complex insurance coverage disputes and bad faith litigation.
He has successfully litigated declaratory judgment actions in state and federal courts throughout the United States and has participated in numerous alternative dispute resolution mediations and arbitrations before the AAA, JAMS, and NAM.
In addition, Mr. Pisani has been called upon in many of his engagements to provide economic analysis of the liability and damages issues raised in connection with class action securities litigations, shareholder derivative actions and/or governmental investigations alleging misrepresentations in financial disclosures, fraudulent accounting practices and other violations of state and federal securities laws.
Mr. Pisani received his Juris Doctorate in 1990 from the Columbus School of Law at Catholic University of America (Washington, DC), where he was a member of the Law Review. Additionally, he holds a Masters of Arts in Economics from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Fordham University (New York, NY) from which he graduated with honors in 1989. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Fordham University in 1986 as well.
Mr. Pisani is admitted to practice before the Courts of the States of New York and Connecticut, and the United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York. He has also been admitted on a pro hac vice basis in numerous jurisdictions throughout the United States.
Mr. Pisani has lectured on many insurance coverage topics and issues.