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Sedgwick LLP

Joseph K. Powers
Partner

New York, New York
tel: 212.422.0202
fax: 212.422.0925

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Joseph K. Powers’ practice focuses on handling and resolving coverage and bad faith disputes on behalf of insurers, with an emphasis on the defense of insurers in coverage and bad faith litigation.

Mr. Powers has handled motions, trials and appeals in state and federal courts in New York, New Jersey and throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. He has substantial experience handling claims arising from a broad array of insurance products, including commercial property and casualty, professional indemnity, fidelity and other specialty lines products. Representative matters include:

Areas of Concentration

Insurance Coverage, Reinsurance & Bad Faith; Property & Casualty Insurance; Fidelity Insurance; Directors & Officers Liability; Professional Liability and E&O

Admissions

New York; 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals; U.S. District Court (E.D.N.Y.); U.S. District Court (S.D.N.Y.)

Education

J.D. (1977) University of Notre Dame Law School
B.A. (1974) University of Notre Dame, with honors