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Shari Fern Bernstein

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Of Counsel
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Phone:
215-606-6626 (PA)
Fax:
215-606-6601
Email:

Shari F. Bernstein, Counsel to the Firm, has been a practicing trial attorney for over 15 years. Ms. Bernstein concentrates her practice in the areas of mass tort, environmental, products liability, insurance broker liability and insurance law litigation. She has extensive experience with matters involving ERISA, disability and life insurance law.

Ms. Bernstein graduated cum laude from the University of Rochester. She received her law degree from the Brooklyn Law School in 1986. There she received the American Jurisprudence Award in Administrative Law; was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society and a semi-finalist in the Federal Jurisdiction Moot Court Competition; and was a teaching assistant for Civil Procedure. She spent three years as Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of New York.

She is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New York and Connecticut, as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense
  • Premises Liability
  • Aviation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1989
  • Connecticut, 1986
  • New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D.
    • Honors: American Jurisprudence Award-Administrative Law
  • University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
    • B. A. cum laude - 1981
    • Honors: Keladians-Senior Honor Society
    • Major: Political Science/Psychology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Philadelphia Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Rawle & Henderson, Of Counsel, 1999 - 2003
  • Gollatz Griffin & Ewing, Associate, 1989 - 1999
Contact Us

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1601 Market Street
Suite 2500
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Tel: 215-606-6600
Fax: 215-606-6601
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Sewell, New Jersey
Tower Commons
123 Egg Harbor Road
Suite 406
Sewell, NJ 08080
Tel: 856-354-8074
Fax: 856-354-8075
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Wilmington, Delaware
222 Delaware Avenue
11th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
Tel: 302-655-4290
Fax: 302-655-4291
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