516 747-1990 Ext. 150
DAVID F. TAVELLA
Mr. Tavella came to Cascone & Kluepfel with significant experience
in the areas of insurance coverage litigation, premises liability, construction
accidents, Errors & Omissions liability and commercial litigation.
Mr. Tavella handles insurance coverage litigation through motions, trials
and appeals involving every aspect of coverage, including disclaimers,
reservation of rights letters, coverage to additional insureds, and defenses
to coverage. He prosecutes and defends declaratory judgment actions, and
provides coverage opinions. Mr. Tavella has conducted numerous seminars
involving insurance coverage in the context of construction accidents,
as well as risk transfer, cost shifting, and the relationship between
coverage/indemnity and defense.
Mr. Tavella is admitted to practice law in New York, New Jersey, California
and the District of Columbia, as well as the United States District Court
for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He received his undergraduate
degree from Fordham University, and his Juris Doctorate from Georgetown
University Law Center. Mr. Tavella has written numerous articles for law
reviews and the New York Law Journal.
David resides in Garden City with his wife and daughter.