People

Heidi Kuffel

Heidi A. Kuffel

Associate
Chicago
312.946.4295
312.946.4272

Overview

Heidi Kuffel serves as coverage and litigation counsel to professional and directors and officers liability insurers, providing insurance coverage advice and representation in coverage and bad faith litigation.  Heidi’s practice focuses on policies involving directors and officers, insurance company professional liability, healthcare management liability, property and casualty, and employment practices liability. Heidi also represents government defense contractors and their insurers in defending claims brought by employees pursuant to the Defense Base Act extension of the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act and the War Hazards Compensation Act.
 
Heidi has extensive experience in other commercial litigation, alternative dispute resolution, employment and administrative law, including breach of contract, unjust enrichment, wage claims, unemployment hearings, employment agreements, and employment discrimination.

 

Honors

  • Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2015-2018



Professional Associations

  • Future PLUS (Professional Liability Underwriting Society), Member
  • American Bar Association, Member