D.J. Dawson is an Associate in the Casualty Practice Group of the Philadelphia House Counsel firm of Bunker & Ray. Prior to joining Chubb’s House Counsel, Mr. Dawson served as in-house counsel for GEICO for several years. Mr. Dawson is an experienced in-house defense counsel handling claims from inception to trial in Federal and State Courts. His experience ranges from analyzing litigation risk, conducting expert depositions, settlement negotiations, extensive motion practice, and being a trusted resource for Claims Specialists. D.J. volunteers his expertise sitting as an Arbitrator and Judge Pro Temp in Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. Mr. Dawson currently defends all types of casualty liability cases including premises liability, products liability, and motor vehicle liability.
EDUCATION Law: New York Law School (J.D.)
Undergraduate: West Chester University (B.A.)
BAR ADMISSIONS State: Pennsylvania State Bar U.S. District Court for Eastern Pennsylvania
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel American Civil Liberties Union Metropolitan Black Bar Association
ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS Springdell Village HOA, President Parcel 1 Land Trust, Trustee American Helicopter Museum, Board Member