Ondi Smith

Partner

Profile

Ondi’s practice involves defending municipal entities in state and federal court. She also represents insurance companies in coverage matters and bad faith litigation. She has successfully tried several cases to verdict or court judgment in state court. Her appellate practice involves representing public sector and insurance clients in matters before the Connecticut Appellate and Supreme Court.

Ondi lives with her family in Glastonbury, Connecticut.

Representative Matters

Amica Mutual Insurance Company v. Levine

Amica Mutual Insurance Company v. Levine, 2017 WL 3975450 (Conn. Super. 2017): Ondi obtained summary judgment for Amica in a declaratory judgment action arising from a claim of underinsured motorist benefits. The court held that the insured’s failure to submit to an independent medical examination was a breach of policy conditions that warranted judgment in Amica’s favor.

Winkler v. Liberty Insurance Corporation

Winkler v. Liberty Insurance Corporation: Ondi obtained a defense verdict for Liberty Mutual in a first-party property insurance claim where the plaintiff alleged misrepresentation and violations of CUTPA/CUIPA.