Madeline Caprioli Hamilton is a commercial litigator with 30 years of experience representing clients for a wide variety of commercial disputes and complex insurance coverage matters. Clients have sought Madeline’s advice and guidance on a vast array of cases throughout the United States, including all types of business and commercial matters for large corporations and small business owners, business and partnership dissolutions and business divorces, construction matters, employment cases, distributorship agreements and negotiating business contracts and resolving contract disputes. Madeline also has represented large insurance companies and, more recently, commercial policyholders in the investigation and litigation of complex, high-exposure first-party and third-party insurance coverage matters in numerous state and federal courts, as well as in arbitration, appraisal and other forms of alternative dispute resolution, including insurance bad faith, commercial and residential property and business interruption losses, arson and fraud, Legionella claims, mortgage and bank fraud, multi-school district water and mold claims and catastrophic collapses. Madeline also serves as appellate counsel before the Pennsylvania appellate courts and the Third Circuit. Before joining Offit Kurman, Madeline worked for over two decades at one Philadelphia’s largest litigation and trial firms.
An authority on insurance-related topics, Madeline has authored numerous articles and commentaries, and has lectured at continuing legal education and in-house programs, on insurance coverage and bad faith/extra-contractual damages.