Bishop, Barry, Howe, Haney & Ryder is an insurance defense firm. Its practice areas include insurance and bad faith, general litigation, toxic torts, construction defects, professional liability and administrative practice. The firm also provides consultation services to individuals and major corporations in business, commercial, transactional, real estate, trusts and estates and construction matters. In addition, it assists clients in the formation of large and small corporations, as well as performs other commercial transaction services. The firm s clients include Genesis Underwriting Management Company, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, Fire Insurance Exchange and Riverstone Claims Management. Bishop, Barry, Howe, Haney & Ryder has been operational for more than 85 years and is located in Emeryville, Calif.