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Shannon E. Boettjer


Shannon E. Boettjer is a Partner in the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group. She concentrates her practice on civil litigation with an emphasis on representing corporations and insurance companies in complex commercial litigation and coverage litigation matters.

Ms. Boettjer has represented insurance companies in state and federal courts across the United States in environmental, professional liability, general liability and other claims; has provided coverage advice to clients in high-exposure, complex matters, and has acted as monitoring counsel for such matters. Ms. Boettjer has represented an international pick-up and delivery company in dozens of employment related class and individual actions in federal and state courts; represented major pharmaceutical companies in product liability actions involving prescription drugs in state and federal courts throughout the country; represented a major pharmaceutical company in an aggregated litigation based upon a claim for negligent business practices, and represented welding rod electrode manufacturers in mass and individual product liability actions in New York, among other things. She has also counseled clients on complying with various state and federal regulations.

Ms. Boettjer began her career as an associate in the New York City office of an international litigation and business law firm, where she provided counseling, risk management, litigation management, and general litigation services to sophisticated corporate clients.

Ms. Boettjer then joined the Litigation/Adversarial Department and the Insurance, Class Action, Mass Tort & Aggregate Litigation Group of a multi-national law firm in New York City, where she represented multi-national corporations in high-profile, complex class action, contract, employment, product defect  and insurance coverage disputes. In addition to litigating all aspects of these matters, she counseled clients about litigation management practices and collaborated with clients to streamline litigation costs in complex commercial disputes.

Subsequently, Ms. Boettjer joined the New York office of a London-based international law firm with members of the Insurance Practice Group of her prior firm, where she represented leading insurers in complex, high value matters.

Ms. Boettjer received her undergraduate degree in Diplomacy & World Affairs and Master of Arts in Teaching History from Occidental College.  She received her Juris Doctor cum laude from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where she was an Executive Board Member and National Oralist for the Moot Court Honor Society and a member of the Trial Team. Ms. Boettjer is admitted to practice law in the State Courts of New York and the Southern District of New York and is a member of the American Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association, the Nassau County Bar Association, and the New York City Bar Association.

  • M.A.T., Occidental College – 1994
  • J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University – 2002

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