Christy M. Maple practices in the areas of insurance coverage and commercial litigation. Ms. Maple has represented insurers in connection with commercial first-party property disputes and litigation arising from catastrophic and other large value losses. Ms. Maple’s first-party practice also involves representing insurers with respect to high value claims arising out of fidelity bonds, financial institution bonds and commercial crime policies. In addition to her first-party practice, Ms. Maple has significant experience in representing insurers in coverage disputes involving various types of liability policies, including commercial general liability and directors and officers liability policies. Ms. Maple also routinely defends insurers against alleged statutory and common law bad faith claims and extra-contractual damages.
Ms. Maple earned her B.S. in mathematics and German from Vanderbilt University, graduating summa cum laude in 2005. She earned her J.D. from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 2008. Christy also studied at the University of Regensburg in Regensburg, Germany, and taught English at the University of Erfurt in Erfurt, Germany.