Kenneth J. Cusack

Of Counsel

Ken maintains a very active litigation practice emphasizing complex insurance coverage analysis and litigation as well as a robust insurance defense case list.

He has 40 years of litigation experience including numerous defense and coverage trials.  Ken has been involved with or has been trial counsel in many of the environmental coverage matters that have proceeded through trial in the Pacific Northwest in the last two decades.  After working in and owning his own law firm, Ken worked in-house with Zurich Insurance Company for 10 years prior to joining Forsberg & Umlauf in 2012.  Since that time Ken has reprised his prior trial successes in several environmental coverage matters.


Representative Cases

  • Represented insurers in coverage litigation regarding environmental claims, in state courts in Washington and federal court in Alaska.
  • Represented numerous subcontractors, general contractors, and product manufacturers and suppliers in construction defect cases in Washington and Alaska.

Professional & Civic Involvement

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Alaska State Bar Association