Member News
Thursday, May 9, 2024
by: Forsberg & Umlauf, P.S.

Section: Spring 2024

Forsberg & Umlauf, P.S. is extremely proud to announce that Michael Handler and Peter Nierman have been elevated to shareholders. Both are Seattle-based civil defense litigators who have demonstrated a tremendous commitment to our clients and the firm’s values of excellence, integrity, and service.

Michael D. Handler is an insurance coverage litigator with thirty years of defense experience. Michael applies his expertise to effectively problem-solve vexing coverage issues in Washington and Oregon. He is also a nationally recognized thought leader on emerging trends.

Peter C. Nierman has tried and arbitrated cases all over the State of Washington. His work focuses on general liability, personal injury, construction defects, and defense of automobile manufacturers in Lemon Law and breach of warranty matters. Peter strives to resolve complex cases as efficiently as possible.