Practice Areas

Surety and Fidelity Law Disputes


            We are an AV rated law firm with experience in all aspects of surety industry representation.  Managing partner Neil Henrichsen has over two decades of experience representing the surety industry.  With our office location in Washington, D.C., we provide representation before federal government entities, advice on government contract issues, and litigate before government administrative tribunals and the Court of Federal Claims.

The firm provides representation on all types of bond claim defense, government contract issues, and representation before stated and federal courts, administrative tribunals as well as the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.  Henrichsen Law Group is proactive in indemnification cases, including proceedings for immediate injunctive relief, quia timet relief, and preservation of assets.  We also assist in reimbursement of the surety through salvage/recovery cases against related companies and third parties, including claims of accountant negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, the negligence of agents, fraudulent conveyance, and business torts.  Additionally, we provide representation to sureties dealing with regulatory and business law issues.


  • Payment Bond Claims
  • Performance Bond Claims
  • Miscellaneous Bond Claims
  • Salvage Actions
  • Bankruptcy
  • Takeovers
  • Government Contracts
  • Construction Claims
  • Environmental Issues
  • Indemnification
  • Workouts
  • Insurance Issues
  • Regulatory Issues
  • Business Issues
  • International Issues

            Henrichsen Law Group, P.L.L.C. strives to provide efficient and effective representation to our surety clients in all aspects of suretyship.  For a personal presentation of surety litigation services that can be tailored to your specific needs, contact

Fidelity-Claims Representation and Subrogation

            Henrichsen Law Group, P.L.L.C. provides representation on behalf of fidelity bond insurers on claims issues as well as recovery actions for post-payment claims assigned and against principals and third parties.  Our experience in recovery efforts pursued on behalf of fidelity insurers, includes:

  • Accountant Negligence
  • Bank Negligence
  • Uniform Commercial Code Claims
  • Securities Fraud
  • Embezzlement/Employee Theft
  • Electronic Funds Transfers/Wire Fraud
  • Conversion
  • Third Party Negligence/Fraud
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty


Henrichsen Law Group, P.L.L.C. strives to provide efficient and effective representation to our fidelity insurer clients in all aspects of our representation.  For further information, please contact