Anne R. Myers

Anne R. Myers

Phone: 215-499-0485
Fax: 856-234-4262
Email: amyers@comegnolaw.com

Anne R. Myers, a partner of the firm, is a veteran litigator and trial attorney whose widely respected and regional practice encompasses significant insurance coverage issues typically involving the defense of public entity, business leaders, and decision makers. Anne presents decades of experience defending public officials, directors and officers, physicians, architects and engineers, accountants, insurance agents, real estate agents, title insurance agents and agencies, and mortgage brokers and mortgage companies in matters involving complex claims of negligence and malfeasance.  Anne has 18 years defense side litigation and trial experience that includes every facet of Product Liability litigation including Accidental Contamination, Product Tampering, Extortion, and Recall. 

Anne’s representative matters involve claims in all state and federal courts, as well as public agencies and the handling of discrimination claims.

Anne also routinely handles bankruptcy matters for insurance carriers to ensure that contractual rights are upheld, and protects carriers against the binding effects of mass tort liability estimations under plans of reorganization. She also defends creditors against claims brought be debtors/trustees in adversarial actions, under the United States Bankruptcy Code, as well as related proceedings.

Anne is a widely sought-after speaker and presenter to attorneys and professional colleagues, and is widely published regarding her areas of practice.

A cum laude graduate of the Arizona State University Honor’s College who later earned her Juris Doctor from Cornell University, Anne is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Texas. Representative matters, as well as certain publications and presentations, are noted below.

Representative Matters

• Koons v. XL Ins. America, Inc. 2015 WL 4530413 (3d 2015)
• Customers Bank v. Municipality of Norristown, 563 Fed.Appx. 201 (3d 2014)
• Customers Bank v. Municipality of Norristown, 942 F.Supp. 2d 543 (E.D. Pa. 2013)
• Koons v. XL Ins. America, Inc., 516 Fed.Appx. 217 (3d 2013)
• Koons v. XL Ins. America, Inc., 2013 WL 5298581 (E.D. Pa. 2013)
• Koons v. XL Ins. America, Inc., 2012 WL 1946964 (E.D. Pa. 2012)
• Koons v. XL Ins. America, Inc., 2012 WL 2920986 (E.D. Pa. 2012)
• Koons v. XL Ins. America, Inc., 2012 WL 2921011 (E.D. Pa. 2012)
• Berger v. Zeghibe, 465 Fed.Appx. 174 (3d 2012)
• Synthes v. Marrotta, 25 F. Supp. 3d 617 (E.D. Pa 2014)
• Synthes v. Marrotta, 877 F. Supp. 2d 598 (E.D. Pa 2012)
• Synthes v. Marrotta, 281 F.R.D. 217 (E.D. Pa 2012)
• Synthes v. Marrotta, 877 F. Supp. 2d 598 (E.D. Pa 2012)
• In re DBSI, 467 B.R. 309 (Bankr. D. Del. 2012)
• In re DBSI, 476 B.R. 413 (Bankr. D. Del. 2012)
• In re DBSI, 478 B.R. 192 (Bankr. D. Del. 2012)
• Zuniga v. Riverview Residential Partners, II, L.P., 2011 WL 240162 (E.D. Pa. 2011)
• Laabs v. E.R. Solutions, 2011 WL 780131 (W.D. Pa. 2011)
• Laabs v. E.R. Solutions, 2011 WL 1337100 (W.D. Pa. 2011)
• Bond v. Visionquest, 2009 WL 2448547 (E.D. Pa. 2009)
• Certain Teed Corp. v. Nichiha U.S.A., 2009 WL 3540796 (E.D. Pa. 2008)
• URS Corp. v. Tristate Environmental Management Services, 2008 WL 2944875 (E.D. Pa. 2008)

Publications and News

• Analyzing FRCP’s Amendments On A Litigant’s Lost ESI, The Legal Intelligencer, by Anne R. Myers – Mar 2, 2016
• Insurer Can’t Fill In For Policyholder, 3rd Circ. Says, Law 360, ft. Anne Myers – Jul 29, 2015
• Total Pollution Exclusions: Location Matters, Safety Outlook – Nov 5, 2014
• To whom and for what purpose drives the analysis of attorney-client communication?, InsideCounsel – Nov 5, 2014
• Spoliation: The ramifications of the failure to preserve evidence, InsideCounsel – Oct 6, 2014
• Following the road to ESI preservation with three court questions, InsideCounsel – Sep 8, 2014
• Anne Myers quoted in “What the anti-vaccine movement means for insurers,” National Underwriter Life & Health – May 23, 2014
• “Women in the Profession: Roundtable Discussion,” The Legal Intelligencer ft. Anne Myers – Apr 29, 2014
• Superfund discovery rule poised to preempt North Carolina’s statute of repose, Westlaw Journal (A Thomson Reuters Publication) – Apr 2, 2014
• Anne Myers quoted extensively in “Marijuana Insurance—The Next Frontier,” Main Street – Feb 27, 2014
• Anne Myers quoted in “Meningitis lawsuits target physicians,” Business Insurance – Oct 28, 2012
• Anne Myers cited in The Philadelphia Inquirer article “Legal tussle in the market for medical devices” – Apr 5, 2012

Presentations

• NBI’s Personal Injury 101 – Build Up Your Skills and Hear the Latest Updates in Law and Procedure – April 20, 2018
• NBI’s Combating “Rambo” Litigators – Practical and Effective How-to’s – April 20, 2017
• NBI’s Top 8 Title Defects – Cured: Break in Chain in Title; Rights of Third Parties; Judgments and Liens – Mar 10, 2015
• PLUS 2012 Professional Risk Symposium: Design Issues in Complex Construction Projects – Mar 29, 2012
• 2010 Annual PLUS International Conference: How D&O Insurance Transforms Shareholder Litigation – Nov 10, 2010

Honors & Awards

• Recipient of the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania Pro Bono Honor Roll (2018)

Civic & Charitable Associations

• Pro Bono Attorney, The Support Center for Child Advocates
 

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