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PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP

REPUTATION FOR EXCELLENCE

WHAT SETS THE FIRM APART?

KNOWS THE OPPONENT

Years of experience representing insurance companies and advising their leaders and claims adjusters.​

A former chairperson of the Insurance and Indemnity Section for the State Bar of Michigan.

Named among the top 100 lawyers in Michigan by the publication Super Lawyers.®

AUTHORITY IN HIS FIELD

Frequent contributor to the Michigan State Bar, including the Michigan Bar Journal, Insurance & Indemnity Section, Real Property Section, and other bar associations.

NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED

A Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, which is a designation reserved for only 1% of all practicing attorneys in each jurisdiction.

VAST EXPERIENCE

Has handled literally hundreds of insurance coverage matters related to liability policies, property insurance, professional liability, directors and officers, private disability policies, life insurance, title insurance, long term care insurance, and more.

RESPECTED BY HIS PEERS

AV® Peer Review Rated by LexisNexis/Martindale Hubbell.

RARE TRAINING & EXPERTISE

One of only a handful of Michigan attorneys in private practice who earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU®) designation, which is the highest level of education attainable in the field of property casualty insurance.

A SKILLED TRIAL ATTORNEY

Holds the "Advocate" designation from the National Institute of Trial Advocacy.

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ADAM KUTINSKY

In 2000, Adam Kutinsky graduated from Wayne State Law School, passed the bar exam, and accepted an associate position with a respected Michigan law firm. 

 

Over the course of ten years, he worked his way up to become the insurance coverage practice leader at one of the largest defense trial firms in the Midwest. While leading the firm’s insurance coverage practice, he attended night classes and earned the foremost insurance designation Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU.®) In 2016, he was named chairperson of the State Bar of Michigan Insurance & Indemnity Section which he held through 2017.

 

His experience representing insurance companies helped him to realize policyholders had limited options when in need of an experienced insurance coverage attorney.  This realization led to the formation of KUTINSKY PLLC, which exclusively represents policyholders, insureds and other claimants in disputes with insurance companies.

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PRESS

 Insurance Journal

April 2013

The Detroit News

October 1, 2020

Legal News

February 27, 2013

Lawyers Weekly

March 16, 2015

1.

Effective Facilitation of Insurance & Indemnity Disputes, State Bar of Michigan Winter Conference, Real Property Section (Speaker)

2.

An Insurance Agent is not Just the Agent of the Insured, State Bar of Michigan Insurance & Indemnity Journal (Author)

3.

Michigan Law on Bad

Faith Insurance Practices, Michigan Bar Journal (Author)

4.

Wayne Law Review Symposium,

Role of Title Insurance in City Redevelopment (Speaker)

5.

Rescission of Insurance Policies Based on Allegations of Fraud, CPCU Society of Greater Detroit (Speaker)

6.

Common Issues in Insurance & Indemnity Litigation, State Bar of Michigan Winter Conference, Real Property Section (Speaker)

7.

An Overview of Title Insurance, Insurance & Indemnity Journal State Bar of MI (Author)

8.

Protection for Professional Liability Losses; Insurance & Indemnity Journal State Bar of MI (Author)

9.

Protecting Against Privacy, Cyber-Liability Risks in a Changing Business Environment (Author)

10.

Advocating Allocation of Liability

and Exhaustion of Policy Limits: Policyholder and Carrier Perspectives (Author)

SPEAKING AT THE STATE BAR OF MICHIGAN ANNUAL SUMMIT IN 2015

additional publications

WHAT KUTINSKY KNOWS

RECENT PUBLICATIONS AND SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS