Ft. Lauderdale, FL — Mound Cotton is expanding its Florida office with the addition of partner Wendy Stein Fulton, a seasoned commercial litigator with experience representing clients in complex insurance coverage, commercial general liability, professional liability, and health law disputes. She most recently managed the Ft. Lauderdale office of Kiernan Trebach LLP.
“Wendy is a talented and highly regarded practitioner in the Florida Bar and has a deep understanding of the Florida insurance market. Her experience in commercial litigation and defending construction defect, environmental, legal malpractice, and breach of contract claims adds valuable depth to our practice in Ft. Lauderdale,” said partner Bill Wilson. “We are thrilled Wendy is joining us.”
Stein Fulton has significant experience in commercial litigation and has been involved in the litigation of multimillion dollar coverage disputes involving primary, umbrella, and excess policies. She has litigated the defense of class actions and federal cases arising out of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Sherman Antitrust Act, the Lanham Act, the Copyright Act, and the Racketeer Influenced Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO).
Stein Fulton commented, “Mound Cotton is highly regarded by the insurance industry as a talented and sophisticated team and I look forward to contribute to the Florida office’s growth. My experience is a great fit for the firm and I am excited for this next chapter of my career.”
Stein Fulton earned her MAcc in Forensic Accounting from Florida Atlantic University, her JD, cum laude, from Florida State University College of Law, and her BA, cum laude, from the University of Georgia, majoring in Political Science and Rhetoric in Social Movements. She is admitted to the Florida, District of Columbia, and Virginia Bars, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida, the U.S. District Court of Maryland, the Eastern District Court of Wisconsin, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
She is a certified instructor of Adjuster Law and Policy Courses for the Florida Department of Financial Services and is a member of the Broward County Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association.
About Mound Cotton
Founded in 1933, Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass LLP is among the oldest and most respected law firms, offering preeminent legal services in a wide array of practice areas, focusing primarily on insurance, reinsurance, and commercial litigation. Its six offices are located in New York, New Jersey, California, Florida, and Texas, serving clients both nationally and internationally. Our attorneys have broad experience across many areas of the law, and we have lawyers skilled in transactional, regulatory, and litigated matters, enabling us to pool our talents to meet our clients’ needs. To learn more about the firm, please visit us at our website, LinkedIn, and Twitter.