Jessica D. Meerbergen – Partner
Jessica D. Meerbergen practices primarily in the areas of medical malpractice defense and general litigation. She has been with Cooney, Scully and Dowling since 1999.
Ms. Meerbergen has worked in the defense of numerous medical malpractice cases and has been involved in the representation of physicians before state agencies. Ms. Meerbergen has also successfully represented the State of Connecticut in defective highway, uninsured/underinsured motorist and motor vehicle claims.
Professional and Civic Activities
While attending law school, Ms. Meerbergen was a Notes and Comments Editor of the Connecticut Insurance Law Journal and was an officer of the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society. Ms. Meerbergen also served as a Legal Research and Writing Teaching Assistant at the University of Connecticut School of Law and was the recipient of the CALI Award for Future Excellence. Ms. Meerbergen authored an article “Legislating Apologies in Connecticut – Public Act No. 06-40″ in the Autumn 2006 Journal of the Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association. Since law school, Ms. Meerbergen has been a member of the Inns of Court and is a member of the Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association and Connecticut and Hartford County Bar Associations.