Todd Lonergan

Mr. Lonergan specializes in insurance coverage litigation and bad faith litigation in state and federal courts in Texas. He has been practicing in the area of insurance defense and insurance-related litigation for over 30 years. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Lonergan was Of Counsel at Coats Rose for eight years where his practice focused on insurance coverage and defending extra-contractual insurance suits. Prior to Coats Rose, Mr. Lonergan was a shareholder at Ramsey & Murray, P.C. where his primary area of practice was insurance litigation. Mr. Lonergan has tried in excess of 75 cases to verdict. These trials focused on the defense of insureds in a wide variety of tort suits including premise, products, professional liability, general liability, construction defect, and workers compensation cases and defense of carriers in extra-contractual cases. When Mr. Lonergan is not practicing law, he participates on several of the Houston Bar Association committees and has been a co-chair of the committee for Habitat for Humanity, Special Olympics, and Fun Run Benefiting the Center for Retardation.


Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom, L.L.P., 2007 – Present

Coats Rose, 1999 – 2007 

Zurich, In House Counsel, 1998 – 1999

Ramsey & Murray, P.C., 1986 – 1998

Private Practice, 1984 – 1986

Travelers, In House Counsel, 1981 – 1984

Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. Legal Department, 1979 – 1981

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Texas

Houston Bar Association

Texas Association of Defense Counsel

Fellow of the State Bar of Texas

Seminars & Speaking Engagements

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Niels Esperson Building
808 Travis
20th Floor
Houston, TX 77002
T: 713.632.1746
F: 713.222.0101



Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 1977

Vanderbilt University, B.A., 1973