Curriculum Vitae

Cheryl’s practice concentrates on all aspects of insurance coverage and defense. Her areas of expertise include complex insurance disputes, reinsurance, bad faith litigation, international arbitration, products liability, general liability, premises and hotel liability, cyber risk, technology and data security, property damage and first-party coverage and toxic torts (including pharmaceutical and herbal/homeopathic products, chemical exposure, latent injuries, environmental, lead and mold). Cheryl has acted as coverage counsel, defense counsel to U.S. and foreign insurers in U.S. litigation nationwide and international arbitration, and has supervised defense counsel on a nationwide basis on diverse books of business.  She also has extensive experience drafting insurance policies.

Cheryl, a frequent lecturer on insurance coverage-related issues, punitive damages, e-discovery, toxic torts, pharmaceutical products liability, cyber law and other topics, was admitted to the bar in 1989 and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York and the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals. She received her Juris Doctor degree from Hofstra University School of Law in 1988 and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics from Brandeis University in 1985. Cheryl proudly joined Traub Lieberman after many years as a partner at a prominent, large insurance defense firm.


  • Hofstra University School of Law, J.D.,1988
  • Brandeis University, B.A. in Politics, 1985


  • Bar
    • New York
  • Court
    • United States District Court, Eastern District of NY
    • United States District Court, Southern District of NY
    • 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals