Minnesota Court of Appeals Affirms Summary Judgment in Favor of HKM Client

Submitted by HKM Profession… on Mon, 12/10/2018 - 10:57

MoranW HKM trial attorney and shareholder William L. Moran recently secured a favorable decision on behalf of his client, a large nationwide insurance company, at the Minnesota Court of Appeals.  The Court unanimously affirmed summary judgment in favor of our client which denied insurance coverage to an insured accused of sexual assault and kidnapping.

Throughout his 30+ year legal career, Bill has distinguished himself as an accomplished litigator. He regularly represents consumer, commercial and industrial product manufacturers, retailers and insurers. He focuses his practice in the areas of Class Action DefenseCommercial LitigationConstruction LitigationEmployment LitigationEnvironmental LitigationInsurance Related LitigationProduct Liability Defense, and Toxic Torts. Bill is a frequent lecturer and author for continuing education programs, seminars and law school classes. He is a former Associate Editor and contributing author for Minnesota Defense (the publication of the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association).

Bill is admitted to practice in the state courts of Minnesota and federal district courts in Minnesota, Nebraska, the Western District of Wisconsin, the United States Courts of Appeal for the 7th and 8th Circuits and the United States Supreme Court. He has also appeared pro hac vice in state and federal courts throughout the United States. Bill has an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating in the distinguished legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell* and has repeatedly been named a SuperLawyer. 

In 2018, he was named among America’s Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators®, an honor reserved to identify the most exceptional Civil Defense Litigators in the nation. He has also been named a  Lawyer of Distinction, where membership is limited to the top 10% of attorneys in the United States.

*AV® is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.