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Brian A. Homza

Brian A. Homza

Mr. Homza is a senior shareholder of Cook, Yancey, King & Galloway located in Shreveport, Louisiana and has thirty-nine years of legal experience. He is a seasoned, mature litigator having tried a variety of cases including products liability, personal injury and large fire losses. He is admitted in all federal courts in Louisiana and has tried jury and bench trials in numerous federal, state and district courts throughout Louisiana. As a litigator, Mr. Homza has developed a solid reputation in the property and casualty arena, including large fire losses. His areas of specialty include property damage, arson, insurance fraud and bad faith, as well as insurance agents and brokers' errors and omissions.

Areas of Concentration

Personal Injury

Property Damage

Professional Liability Claims

Motor Carrier

Insurance Bad Faith Claims

Insurance Coverage and First Party Coverage Issues

First Party Coverage Defense including Arson and Insurance Fraud

Education

Louisiana State University

J.D., Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law School (1979)

Background

Experienced mediator and litigator

Thirty-nine years of legal experience

Member International Association of Arson Investigators; Certified Insurance Fraud Examiners; Shreveport, Louisiana State and American Bar Associations; Defense Research Institute; Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel; Harry V. Booth American Inn of Court; Property Loss Research Bureau; National Association of Fire Investigators

Frequent speaker on topics such as Bad Faith Litigation, Defending Arson and Fraudulent Claims and Professional Liability Claims