Robert (Bob) Meyers has extensive experience representing US 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. He has also assisted non-insurance clients with commercial disputes and lawsuits, contract negotiations, transactions, business governance issues and copyright and trademark issues.

Bob has experience with a wide variety of insurance coverage and insurance claims, including general liability, intellectual property, advertising injury, bodily injury liability, property damage liability, professional liability, directors and officers liability, errors and omissions liability, employment practices liability, environmental liability, sexual misconduct liability, homeowners liability, auto liability, fidelity bonds, reinsurance, first-party property, health, excess and umbrella.

Bob 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.

Several publications have recognized Bob for his legal services. Bob is AV® certified by the Martindale-Hubbell peer and client review rating system. He is selected to Super Lawyers for Insurance Coverage and was also selected as a "Rising Star". Bob has been recognized as a “Top Lawyer” in Seattle Met, and he has earned a “Superb” rating from Avvo.

Admissions

  • Washington
  • Oregon
  • US Supreme Court
  • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • US District Courts of the Eastern and Western Districts of Washington
  • US District Court of the District of Oregon

Education

  • M.B.A., with honors, University of Washington, 2011
  • J.D., with honors, Syracuse University College of Law, 1994
  • M.A.I.R., Syracuse University, Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs, 1994
  • B.A., International Economics, University of Washington, 1991