Cynthia has over twenty five years’ experience representing insurers in complex coverage litigation and non-litigated matters, both as outside counsel and as in-house counsel for major property and casualty insurers.
Cynthia's varied insurance coverage experience includes counseling clients in claims administration and policy analysis, as well as advising insurers and addressing disputes with policyholders and among insurers in many areas, including:
- Environmental Liabilities
- Asbestos and other Toxic Tort Coverage
- Clergy and other Abuse Liabilities
- Bad Faith
- Primary and Excess General Liability
- Professional Liability
- Directors and Officers Liability
- Construction Defect
- Claims Management
- Fee Disputes
Prior to joining Nicolaides, Cynthia was an attorney in the in-house coverage firms of two major property and casualty insurers. Most recently, Cynthia was Managing Attorney for the Los Angeles office of an in-house coverage firm. Prior to her in-house career, Cynthia worked at a mid-size Los Angeles-based law firm handling both coverage litigation and insurance defense.
Cynthia enjoys singing in a choir, reading, writing poetry, and hiking.