Rick devotes his practice to actively litigating standard to complex cases in the areas of negligence, construction, fire loss, product liability and commercial litigation. Much of his practice focuses upon the analysis and litigation of insurance coverage disputes, including bad faith defense, agent errors and omissions and suspected fraudulent claims. Rick has successfully handled appeals to the Indiana appellate courts and the Seventh Circuit. Rick is a frequent author and lecturer on insurance law and trial tactics. Rick is a former collegiate baseball player, and enjoys following his favorite sports teams, studying the civil war, and traveling.