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Arson and suspected arson account for nearly about one of every four fires in the United States, and are the largest cause of property damage in this country. The FBI estimates that insurance fraud, including arson schemes, costs $40 billion annually, and industries studies show that approximately 10% of property/casualty claims are fraudulent. MBBTK's attorneys are available to advise claims personnel in the successful investigation and litigation of claims involving suspected arson and fraud.

From the first notice of loss, use our attorneys' expertise in taking examinations under oath, preparing coverage opinions, and drafting reservation of rights letters, to defend agaisnt fraudulent claims. We also have experience working with experts in law enforcement, cause & origin investigation, and engineering fields essential to successful claim resolution. Our litigators have tried hundreds of first party cases to obtain positive results for our insurer clients.

McGavin, Boyce, Bardot, Thorsen, and Katz, P.C., handles civil and business litigation defense, insurance law and defense, government and municipal law, and workers' compensation, cases throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia, Maryland, and in the District of Columbia and DUI/traffic defense cases in Virginia.


Office Location

9990 Fairfax Boulevard, Suite 400
Fairfax, VA, 22030



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