Cozen O’Connor: Jones, Anusha E.

Anusha E. Jones

Associate

Seattle

(206) 224-1291

(206) 621-8783

Anusha will be speaking at an upcoming event:

2019 Seattle Insurance Litigation Seminar

Seattle, WA 09/19/2019

On Thursday, September 19, 2019, Cozen O'Connor will host the 2019 Seattle Insurance Litigation Seminar.

Event Details 

Anusha Jones is an attorney in the Commercial Litigation Department. An experienced litigator, Anusha focuses her practice on defending clients against state and federal consumer protection claims, class actions, premises liability, wrongful death, and maritime litigation. Anusha vigorously handles all phases of litigation, from drafting and arguing successful dispositive motions, to leading mediation and settlement negotiations, and preparing cases for and through trial.

Prior to joining the Commercial Litigation group, Anusha practiced in the Global Insurance Department at Cozen O'Connor, with a focus on bad faith litigation.   

Anusha earned her law degree from the University of Illinois College of Law, where she was chief justice on the Moot Court Board of Editors and co-editor and research assistant to Jeffery A. Handelman, Guide to Trademark Trial & Appeal Board Practice. She earned her Bachelor of Science in finance from the University of Illinois College of Business. During the summer of 2007, Anusha participated in the International Intellectual Property Law Programme at Oxford University, St. Peter's College. Anusha worked as a property casualty underwriter prior to attending law school.

Publications

When a Policy Limits Offer is Not Enough: A Cautionary Tale of a Failure to Settle Case [Avoiding Insurance Bad Faith Blog]

July 28, 2016

In a recent unpublished decision, the California Court of Appeals upheld a $3 million judgment against an auto liability insurer that rejected proposed language in a settlement agreement, notwithstanding the insurer’s policy limits offer. Barickman v. Mercury Opinion, 2016 WL 3975279 (Cal. Ct. App....

Don’t Mess with the Texas Prompt Payment of Claims Act: One Court’s Appraisal Result [Avoiding Insurance Bad Faith Blog]

July 22, 2016

Virtually all property insurance policies contain an appraisal clause, which outlines the appraisal procedure in broad terms. Those broad terms sometimes do not provide much guidance about the process, or about the effect which an appraisal award may have. A case in point is Graber v. State Farm...

Events & Seminars

Upcoming Events

2019 Seattle Insurance Litigation Seminar

September 19, 2019 - Seattle, WA

On Thursday, September 19, 2019, Cozen O'Connor will host the 2019 Seattle Insurance Litigation Seminar.

Past Events

2017 Seattle Insurance Litigation Seminar

September 28, 2017 - Seattle, WA

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Education

  • University of Illinois College of Law , J.D., cum laude, 2009
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S., 2003
  • California
  • Washington