Insurance defense

Coots, Henke & Wheeler provides a broad range of legal services to insurance carriers and self-insured clients, including the defense of claims in the areas of products liability, premises liability, medical malpractice, prescription errors, automobile accidents, commercial litigation, property damage claims, and general liability claims.

Major insurance companies, Fortune 500 companies, and national and multinational companies look to us to defend them and their policyholders. Our firm’s size and extensive experience renders it more than capable of handling matters involving large, complex litigation while, at the same time, making it nimble enough to provide the one-on-one attention and advice our clients need to navigate in today’s litigious climate.

Conducting Litigation means risk. Coots, Henke & Wheeler can help assess and minimize risk and develop a strategy that leads to a quick and efficient resolution. Our team is experienced, dedicated, and tough. We get the job done right.


Premises Liability

Coots, Henke & Wheeler’s litigation team has successfully defended hundreds of premises liability claims asserted against private and commercial property owners, including restaurants, grocery stores, and retail stores. We have extensive experience in resolving these cases at mediation and in presenting them to Indiana juries. Our team has handled a wide-range of premises liability cases involving catastrophic injury and death including:

  • Slip/trip and falls
  • Negligent security
  • Falling objects
  • Third party negligence