Robert Adam Meyers

Robert Adam Meyers

Sedgwick LLP
  • Insurance Claims
  • Oregon, Washington
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Summary

Robert (“Bob”) Meyers has extensive experience representing U.S. and international insurers in complex, high-value insurance matters, including advising clients about their rights and obligations under insurance policies, bad faith law, and insurance statutes and regulations, and representing insurers in disputes and lawsuits. Mr. Meyers has experience with a wide variety of insurance coverages and insurance claims, including general liability, intellectual property, advertising injury, bodily injury liability, property damage liability, professional liability, directors & officers liability, errors & omissions liability, employment practices liability, environmental liability, sexual misconduct liability, homeowners liability, auto liability, fidelity bonds, first-party property, health, excess, and umbrella. He also has considerable experience handling and managing complex multi-jurisdictional disputes and lawsuits, long-tail insurance claims, and insurance claims involving “lost” policies. He has also assisted clients with claims and disputes that have a nexus to several different jurisdictions, including Washington, Oregon, California, Hawaii, Montana, Colorado, Nevada, Idaho, New York, New Jersey, Texas, Illinois, and Tennessee. Mr. Meyers has also assisted non-insurance clients with commercial disputes and lawsuits, contract negotiations, transactions, business governance issues, and copyright and trademark issues. Several publications have recognized Mr. Meyers for his legal services. Mr. Meyers has earned an AV peer-review and client-review rating from Martindale-Hubbell, he has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer” and “Rising Star” in Washington Law & Politics, he has been recognized as a “Top Lawyer” in Seattle Metropolitan, and he has earned a “Superb” rating from Avvo. Mr. Meyers has lectured and published papers on a variety of legal topics, including insurance law and bad faith law.

Practice Area
  • Insurance Claims
Additional Practice Areas
  • Insurance Coverage Claims/Litigation
  • Insurance Bad Faith Litigation
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Errors & Omissions
  • Excess & Surplus
  • General Civil
  • General Liability
  • General Litigation
  • London Markets
  • Personal Lines
  • Premises & Security Liability
  • Primary/Excess
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Liability Coverage
  • Property Insurance
  • Appellate
  • Bad Faith
  • Bankruptcy Litigation/Adversary Actions
  • Complex Torts & Products Liability
  • Electronic Discovery Disputes
  • Environmental Coverage
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation and Coverage
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Oregon
Washington
9th Circuit
U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court -- Western District of Washington
U.S. Supreme Court
US District Court -- District of Oregon
Professional Experience
Attorney (Partner)
Sedgwick LLP
- Current
Attorney (Of Counsel)
Carson & Noel
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Attorney (Member)
Cozen O'Connor LLP
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Attorney (Associate)
Gardner Bond Trabolsi St. Louis & Clement
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Attorney (Law Clerk)
Superior Court of the State of Washington
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Education
University of Washington, Foster School of Business
MBA (2011) | Entrepreneurship
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Honors: Graduated with Honors, Dean's List, Graduation Speaker
Syracuse University, Maxwell School of Citizenship
M.A. (1994) | International Relations (International Law / Asia)
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Syracuse University College of Law
J.D (1994) | International Law
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Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: President, International Law Society; Articles Editor, Journal of International Law & Commerce; Intramural Basketball (Final Four)
University of Washington
B.A. (1991) | International Economics
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Honors: Dean's List, Certificate of High Scholarship, Golden Key National Honor Society, Worrall Wilson Freshman Scholarship Award
Activities: Alpha Delta Phi (President, Treasurer); Intramural Basketball
Professional Associations
Current
Activities: American Bar Association
Current
Activities: King County Bar Association
Current
Activities: Washington State Bar Association
Canadian Bar Association # 8260270
Member
- Current
Activities: British Columbia Branch, Alberta Branch, Insurance Section
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
520 Pike Street
Suite 2200
Seattle, WA 98101
USA
Telephone: (206) 462-7560