Jonathan D. Mutch

617.859.2722

Experience

  • More than a decade of experience in large loss insurance.
  • Was lead counsel in the matter of Tocci v. Commonwealth Insurance Company in which the Appeals Court of Massachusetts recently affirmed judgment for our client, Commonwealth, based on the faulty workmanship exclusion in a builders risk policy.
  • Serves as a National coordinating counsel on sprinkler engineering design claims for one of our largest clients.
  • Serves as pro bono chair for the Boston office  

CFS Logistics, Inc. v. American Motorists Insurance Company, et. al., No. C.A. 12-217, R.I. Superior Court, Kent County (August 15, 2012).  Represented American Motorists in a coverage dispute under an inland marine policy.  The plaintiff alleged a covered loss during transit to a multi-million dollar piece of military equipment.  Obtained an order from the bench dismissing plaintiff's allegations under Rule 12(b)(6) and separate and final judgment dismissing American Motorists from the litigation.

Tocci Bldg. Corp. v. Commonwealth Ins. Co., 22 Mass. L. Rep. 522 (Mass. Supr. Ct., May 10, 2007) aff'd 71 Mass. App. Ct. 1120 (April 22, 2008) (Rule 1-28 order).

Lockheed Martin Corp. v. RFI Supply Inc., 367 F. Supp. 2d 118 (D. Mass. 2005), aff'd 440 F-3d 549 (1st Cir. 2006)

GTE Corp. v. Allendale Mut. Ins. Co., 258 F. Supp. 2d 364 (D. NJ 2003).

Millennium Chems., Inc. v. Lumbermens Mut. Cas. Co., No. 00-CV-1862 (N.D. Ohio, March 13, 2001) 2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 20974.

Ormet Primary Alum. Corp. v. Employers Ins. Co., No. 808 (Ohio Ct. App., Sept. 30, 1998) 1998 Ohio App. LEXIS 5260.

  • Named a "Massachusetts Rising Star," Super Lawyers (2006-2008)
Bar Admissions
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Massachusetts
Education
  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., cum laude (1996)
  • Principia College, B.A., Chemistry and Political Science (1990)                                                             
Professional Associations
  • Director, Federal Bar Association, Massachusetts 
  • Co-Chair, AIPLA Moot Court Committee, Boston Patent Law Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Insurance Adjuster Ethics
    American Bar Association, San Antonio, Texas (May 9, 2015)
  • Insurance Adjuster Ethics
    Loss Executives Association, Tampa, Florida (January 24, 2013)
  • Ediscovery
    In-House Training for Insurance Adjusters, Chicago, Illinois (May 18, 2010)
  • The Attorney-Client Privilege – Navigating Recent Decisions and How They Affect Your Technology Company
    American Bar Association, Boston, MA (April 29, 2008)

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