Philip A. Bramson
New York Office
1270 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York 10020
One Gateway Center
Newark, New Jersey 07102
Phil focuses his practice on insurance coverage counseling and litigation. Since 1999, his clients have been major insurers issuing policies and involved in coverage disputes across the United States. His cases have involved a wide range of commercial transportation and commercial general liability issues, generally with policy limits and losses of $1 million or more. Prior to specializing in insurance law, he was involved in environmental compliance and litigation, as well as product liability litigation. Phil is a contributing editor of the firm’s annual review of transportation and transportation insurance law.
- Successful state appellate argument that an action brought by an insured is not a de facto action brought by the insurer in subrogation.
- Successful argument in federal district court that federal motor carrier filing does not apply to judgment against any party other than the named insured motor carrier.
- Collaborated with United States Solicitor General on amicus curiae brief which ultimately resulted in USDOT issuing regulatory guidance agreeing with our position.
- Represented clients at mediations of large loss claims in multiple states.