Anisha S. Abraham

Anisha S. Abraham

Senior Associate
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Phone:
214-972-2804
Fax:
(215) 564-4385
Email:

Anisha is a senior associate with the firm. She has been litigating asbestos matters since 2008. Prior to joining the firm in 2012, Anisha worked as assistant to national coordinating counsel overseeing the management of hundreds of cases from inception to trial across the United States as well as serving as local counsel in PA and NJ. Anisha has served as second chair at jury trials and participated in jury selection and arbitration. She has successfully conducted numerous bench trials and made oral arguments before the court.

She currently assists in trial preparation, deposition attendance, motion practice and case management of asbestos cases in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She has drafted countless motions for summary judgment granted by the PA and NJ courts for premises, mechanical, home improvement and automotive defendants. Anisha has practiced in the areas of general liability defense, construction litigation, premises liability, products liability, mass toxic torts, employment law, immigration, landlord-tenant law, real estate, contracts, subrogation, worker's compensation and personal injury.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% General Liability Defense

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2007
  • New Jersey, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2010

Education

  • Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware
    • J.D. - 2006
  • LaSalle University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • M.A. cum laude - 2001
    • Major: Clinical Counseling Psychology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, 2008 - 2017
  • South Asian Bar Association of Philadelphia, 2012 - Present
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, 2008 - 2015
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2007 - 2009

Pro Bono Activities

  • Vacation Bible School Teacher
  • PA Bar Assn Womens' Committee and Minority Committee

Languages

  • Malaylam
  • French