Curriculum Vitae

Cheryl Vollweiler’s practice concentrates in all aspects of insurance coverage and defense.  Her areas of expertise include complex insurance disputes, reinsurance, bad faith litigation, international arbitration, products liability, general liability, premises and hotel liability, cyber risk, technology and data security, property damage and first-party coverage and toxic torts (including pharmaceutical and herbal/homeopathic products, chemical exposure, latent injuries, environmental, lead and mold).  She has acted as coverage counsel, defense counsel to U.S. and foreign insurers in U.S. litigation nationwide and international arbitrations, and has supervised defense counsel on a nationwide basis on diverse books of business.   Ms. Vollweiler also has extensive experience drafting insurance policies.

Ms. Vollweiler, a frequent lecturer on insurance coverage-related issues, punitive damages, e-discovery, toxic torts, pharmaceutical products liability, cyber law and other topics, was admitted to the bar in 1989 and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York and the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals.  She received her Juris Doctor degree from Hofstra University School of Law in 1988.   In 1985, Ms. Vollweiler received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics from Brandeis University.   She is proud to join Traub Lieberman after many years as a partner at a prominent, large insurance defense firm.

Education

  • J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 1988
  • B.A. in Politics, Brandeis University, 1985

Admissions

  • New York
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of NY
  • United States District Court, Southern District of NY
  • 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals