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Patricia J. Trombetta

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Shareholder
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Phone:
513-345-5500
877-214-7321
Fax:
513-345-5510
Email:

Patricia Trombetta, a Shareholder in the firm, practices in Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia from the Cincinnati office.  She began her career as in house counsel for Personal Service Insurance Company and then for J.C. Penney Casualty Insurance Company out of law school. Ms. Trombetta has been in private practice for the last 25 years solely representing insurance companies and their insureds.

Since graduating from law school Ms. Trombetta has been involved in litigation in many areas of insurance defense including but not limited to coverage, general liability, construction defects, SIU/EUOs and bad faith.  She is a frequent speaker, educator and writer on the issues facing the insurance industry and is a national co-chair of the Extra Contractual Committee for CLM.  Ms. Trombetta has also received the award for outstanding committee member for the Women in the Law Committee of DRI in 2014. 

Ms. Trombetta's clients are a diverse group with some being solely commercial, others handling personal lines as well as self-insured entities.

Areas of Practice

  • Liability Defense (commercial and personal lines)
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Bad Faith
  • SIU/EUOs
  • Construction Defects
  • Restaurant and Retail Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1981
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1981
  • Ohio, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1982
  • District of Columbia, 1988
  • Kentucky, 2009
  • West Virginia, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2010

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D., Juris Doctorate - December, 1980
  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
    • B.A., in Humanities Prelaw - 1977
    • Honors: With Honors