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Moyer named chair of national organization’s committee


Plunkett Cooney attorney Bradford S. Moyer was recently named Chair of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee (ICLC) of the Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS). 

“It is an honor to serve as the chair of this committee,” said Moyer, a member of the Kalamazoo office of Plunkett Cooney, one of the Midwest’s oldest and largest law firms. “This committee is dedicated to the professional growth of litigators, and in my ICLC leadership role, I can help provide resources and opportunities to help my colleagues be more effective and better advocates on behalf of their clients.”

ICLC is the largest TIPS committee with approximately 3,000 members. The committee is dedicated to helping litigators representing carriers and policyholders alike become more effective practioners in the insurance industry. In addition, ICLC serves as a publisher, program provider, news and analysis source, and a strong national voice in discussions concerning the practice of law.

A member of Plunkett Cooney’s Insurance Coverage Practice Group, Moyer focuses his practice primarily in the area of insurance coverage, representing insurance providers in coverage disputes involving a wide range of complex and multi-party claims throughout the country. He is licensed to practice in Michigan, Indiana and the District of Columbia.

Moyer received his law degree from Valparaiso University School of Law in 1994 where he served as executive editor of the Valparaiso University Law Review. He has received an AV Preeminent™ Peer Review rating from Martindale-Hubbell ®, the leading peer review service. AV is a registered certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties, Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Moyer received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in 1991.

The members of Plunkett Cooney’s Insurance Law Practice Group represent national and international insurance carriers in coverage disputes and regulatory proceedings. They provide case specific legal opinions and counsel insurance professionals on new product development, risk mitigation and claims management. Members of the Insurance Practice Group have served as national and regional trial counsel for insurance carriers in landmark class actions and litigation involving breast implants, environmental issues, asbestos exposure, construction claims and pharmaceutical liability.

Established in 1913, Plunkett Cooney employs over 150 attorneys in nine Michigan cities and one each in Columbus, Ohio and Indianapolis, Indiana. The firm has also achieved the highest rating (AV) awarded by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, a leading peer-to-peer review service to the legal industry.

For more information about Bradford S. Moyer selection as chair of ICLC, contact the firm’s Practice Development Manager John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008;

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