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Biography

Rebecca J. Hozubin graduated from Tulane Law School in 1996. After working for two law firms, she opened her own practice in 2008. Her primary practice focus is insurance defense, insurance coverage opinions, first-party insurance disputes, SIU, personal injury litigation, business litigation, criminal law, professional malpractice, and working with regulatory agencies. Trial experience includes multiple trials in Alaska involving issues such as coverage opinions, automobile accidents, bad faith, underinsured motorist coverage, products liability, wrongful termination, and appellate experience before the Alaska Supreme Court, Alaska Court of Appeals, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1996
  • Tulane University/Newcomb College, New Orleans
    • LA, B.S. - 1993

Representative Clients

  • Country Mutual Insurance Company
  • The Hartford
  • Markel Insurance Company
  • Western National - Umialik
  • Alaska National Insurance Company

Honors

  • Super Lawyers, 2011-Present
  • AV Rating - Martindale Hubbell
  • A.M. Best's Client Recommended Insurance Attorneys
  • Best Lawyer - U.S. News and World Report

Past Positions

  • James B. Wright & Associates, PC, Anchorage, Alaska, from 2000 to May 2003, Attorney
  • Law Offices of George M. Kapolchok, Anchorage, Alaska, from March 1998 to December 1999, Attorney

Representative Cases

  • Downing v. Country Life Insurance Company, 473 P.3d 699 (Alaska 2020), Alaska
  • GEICO v. Gonzalez, 403 P.3d 1153 (Alaska 2017), Alaska
  • Alsworth v. Seybert, 323 P.32 47 (Alaska 2014), Alaska
  • Patterson v. Infinity Ins. Co., 303 P.3d 493 (Alaska 2013), Alaska
  • Williams, et al. v. GEICO Ins. Co., 301 P.3d 1220 (Alaska 2013), Alaska

Languages

  • English

Current Employment Position

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Defense - Personal, Professional, Commercial, Coverage
  • Insurance Coverage
  • First-Party Insurance Disputes
  • SIU
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Work Involving Regulatory Agencies - FAA, AKOSHA, FFOC

Bar Admissions

  • Alaska, 1998
  • Massachusetts
  • Washington

Professional Associations

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Nat'l Association of Minority+Women Owned Law Firms (Present), Present
  • The Harmonie Group, Designated Alaska Firm, Present
  • Alaska Bar Association, Fee Arbitration Committee
  • Federal Bar Association, Alaska Chapter President, 2011 to 2012