Robert C. Burrell, Attorney

Robert C. Burrell
location:
Milwaukee, WI
email:
rburrell@borgelt.com
phone:
414-287-9111
fax:
414-276-0172
assistant:
Lori Boyles

Areas of Practice

  • Bad Faith Counseling and Litigation
  • First Party Property Insurance Issues
  • Property Insurance

Court Admissions

  • All Wisconsin State Courts
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit

Organizations

  • Wisconsin State Bar
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Wisconsin Defense Counsel (President 1990 – 1991)
  • American Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Greater Milwaukee Chapter, CPCU Society
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America, The Trial Lawyer Society
  • Member, The Trial Institute
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
  • International Association of Arson Investigators
  • Wisconsin Chapter International Association of Arson Investigators (Lifetime Member)
  • International Association of Defense Counsel
  • Mariners Club of Milwaukee (President 1989-1990)
  • Wisconsin Arson Insurance Counsel (President 1985 – 1986)
  • Milwaukee Bar Association

Verdicts and Published Decisions

  • Construction Systems, Inc. v. General Cas. Co., 2011 WL 3625066 (D. Minn. 2011)
  • Local Gov’t Prop. Ins. Fund v. Spirtas Wrecking Co., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 67212 (E.D. Wis. 2009)
  • Waterstone Bank, SSB v. American Family Mut. Ins. Co.,2013 WI App 60, 348 Wis.2d 213, 832 N.W. 2d 152, rev. den. 352 Wis.2d 353 2012 AP 912
  • Am. Family Mut. Ins. Co. v. Schmitz, 2010 WI App 157, 330 Wis.2d 263, 793 N.W.2d 111 (Wis. 2011)
  • St. Paul Fire & Marine Ins. Co. v. Land Title Servs., 483 F. Supp. 2d 745 (E.D. Wis. 2007)
  • Bornstein v. Fireman’s Fund Ins. Co., 623 F. Supp. 814 (E.D. Wis. 1985)
  • Peace v. Northwestern Nat’l Ins. Co., 228 Wis.2d 106, 596 N.W.2d 429 (Wis. 1998)
  • City of Edgerton v. General Cas. Co., 184 Wis.2d 750, 517 N.W.2d 463 (Wis. 1994)
  • Lueck v. Aetna Life Ins. Co., 116 Wis.2d 559, 342 N.W.2d 699 (Wis. 1984)
  • Lynch v. American Family Mut. Ins. Co., 163 Wis.2d 1003, 473 N.W.2d 515; 1991 Wisc. App. LEXIS 1018 (Wis. 1991)
  • State Farm Fire & Casualty Ins. Co. v. Walker, 157 Wis.2d 459, 459 N.W.2d 605; 1990 Wisc. App. LEXIS 671 (Wis. 1990)
  • Just v. Land Reclamation, Ltd., 151 Wis.2d 593, 445 N.W.2d 683; 1989 Wisc. App. LEXIS 743 (Wis. 1989)
  • Strauss Bros. Packing Co. v. American Ins. Co., 98 Wis.2d 706, 298 N.W.2d 108; 1980 Wisc. App. LEXIS 3221 (Wis. 1980)