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Daniel G. Litchfield

Daniel G. Litchfield

Partner

IL – Chicago
T: 312.781.6669 | F: 312.781.6630

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Dan focuses his practice on insurance coverage and extra-contractual liability counseling, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), litigation, trials and appeals. Dan has handled a wide variety of civil cases over the years including construction defect, business tort, antitrust and employment discrimination cases.

From 1987 to 2000, Dan was heavily involved in insurance environmental coverage litigation and served as lead counsel for insurers in some of the largest such cases including cases against Fortune 100 Companies. Dan has handled state or federal cases in 31 states.

In 1998 Dan became one of the founding partners of Litchfield Cavo LLP.

Practices

  • Oral Surgeons P.C. v. The Cincinnati Ins. Co., United States Court of Appeals, No. 20-3211 (Eighth Circuit. 2021); July 2, 2021
  • Neuro-Communication Services, Inc. v. Cincinnati Insurance Company, United States District Court, N.D. Ohio, Eastern Division; January 19, 2021, Slip Copy 2021 WL 274318
  • Promotional Headwear International v. Cincinnati Insurance Company, United States District Court, D. Kansas; December 03, 2020, — F.Supp.3d — 2020 WL 7078735
  • Uncork & Create LLC v. Cincinnati Ins. Co., et al., 2:20-cv-00401, S.D.W. Va., November 2, 2020
  • Oral Surgeons, P.C. v. Cincinnati Insurance Company, United States District Court, S.D. Iowa, Central Division; September 29, 2020, — F.Supp.3d — 2020 WL 5820552
  • Creation Supply, Inc. v. Selective Ins. Co. of Se., 14 C 08856, N.D. Ill., November 12, 2019
  • Peck v. Cincinnati Insurance Company, United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; June 21, 2018, 727 Fed.Appx. 448 2018 WL 3062002
  • Cincinnati Insurance Company v. Roy’s Plumbing, Inc., United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; May 31, 2017, 692 Fed.Appx. 37 2017 WL 2347562
  • Cincinnati Insurance Company v. Roy’s Plumbing, Inc., United States District Court, W.D. New York; May 29, 2014
    • Not reported in F.Supp. 2014 WL 12742665
  • C.O. Falter Constr. Co. v. Cincinnati Ins. Co., United States District Court, N.D. New York; March 23, 2012
    • Not Reported in F.Supp. 2012 WL 13028649
  • Houseman Const. Co. v. Cincinnati Ins. Co., United States District Court, W.D. Michigan, Southern Division; April 23, 2010
    • Not Reported in F.Supp.2d 2010 WL 1658959
  • Spirco Environmental, Inc. v. American Intern. Specialty Lines Ins. Co., 555 F.3d 637, 2009 WL 233873, C.A.8 (Mo.), February 3, 2009
  • Kootenia Homes, Inc. v. Federated Mut. Ins. Co., Court of Appeals of Minnesota; January 31, 2006
    • Not Reported in N.W.2d 2006 WL 224162
  • Beever v. Cincinnati Life Ins. Co., Court of Appeals of Ohio, Tenth District, Franklin County; June 10, 2003
    • Not Reported in N.E.2d 2003 WL 21321428 2003 -Ohio- 2942
  • Cincinnati Insurance Co. v. Eastern Atlantic Ins. Co., 260 F.3d 742, 2001 WL 869365, Seventh Cir. 2001
  • Hartford Casualty Ins. Co. v. Benchmark, Inc./Taylor Associates, Inc., 1999 WL 33656877, N.D. Iowa, November 9, 1999
  • Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. v. Aetna Cas. and Surety Co., Court of Appeals of Ohio, Ninth District, Summit County; July 12, 1995
    • Not Reported in N.E.2d 1995 WL 422733
  • Farmer City Community Health Foundation, Inc. v. Cincinnati Ins. Co., 1994 WL 394914 C.D.Ill., 1994
  • A.Y. McDonald Industries, Inc. v. Insurance Co. of North America, United States District Court, N.D. Iowa, Eastern Division; December 30, 1993, 842 F.Supp. 1166 1993 WL 562956
  • Walgreen Co. v. Selcke, 230 Ill.App.3d 442, 595 N.E.2d 89, 172 Ill. Dec. 26, 1992 WL 109983, Ill.App. 1st Dist. 1992
  • A.Y. McDonald Industries, Inc. v. Insurance Co. of North America, Supreme Court of Iowa; September 18, 1991, 475 N.W.2d 607 1991 WL 181933
  • Aetna Cas. and Sur. Co. of Hartford, Connecticut v. Kerr-McGee Chemical Corp., United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; May 05, 1989, 875 F.2d 1252 1989 WL 54812
  • Edward Hines Lumber Co. v. Vulcan Materials Co., United States District Court, N.D. Illinois, Eastern Division; August 31, 1987, 669 F.Supp. 854 26 ERC 1662