Aaron F. MacLeitch is a partner with more than 18 years of litigation experience defending personal injury, premises liability and landlord-tenant actions in which a defense may be offered under an automobile, homeowners, landlord package, personal umbrella or commercial policy.
A large percentage of Mr. MacLeitch’s practice involves cases in which a reservation of rights has been issued by the insurer, and the insured is represented by either non-insurance retained or Cumis counsel. As such, Mr. MacLeitch is well-versed in navigating the tripartite relationship and the potential conflicts associated with handling such cases. Mr. MacLeitch also has expertise in handling state court appeals on behalf of the firm’s clients and has assisted insurers in resolving complex matters with unrepresented claimants, including preparations of minor’s compromises.
Mr. MacLeitch's insurance defense practice includes auto cases (liability and first party uninsured/ underinsured claims), product liability, wrongful death, landlord-tenant and toxic tort claims.
Admissions: The State Bar of California (1995)
Memberships: Association of Defense Counsel Alameda County Bar Association
Education: University of California, Davis (1992) University of San Francisco School of Law (1995)