Nicholas Bowers is an associate in the Casualty Department. His practice is concentrated in the areas of insurance fraud litigation (Special Investigations Unit – “SIU”) as well as general casualty, auto and construction litigation. Nick regularly appears before the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas and has handled multiple Philadelphia arbitrations.
Nick has significant experience in the investigation and civil prosecution of insurance fraud in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Specifically, he has taken countless depositions and Examinations Under Oath during the course of the defense and/or investigation of third and first party claims (including premises liability, PIP/UM/UIM, auto theft/vandalism and property loss claims). He has, moreover, taken a lead role in formulating affirmative litigation against medical providers under both the New Jersey and Pennsylvania insurance fraud statutes. Nick has also handled the defense of insurance carriers in relation to hundreds of no-fault arbitrations.
Nick is a 2009 graduate of Temple University Beasley School of Law. While enrolled at Temple, he served as the senior note and comment editor on the Temple International and Comparative Law Journal. In his third year, he completed a clinical internship at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. In this capacity, he assisted in the prosecution of civil actions under the Federal False Claims Act.
Nick graduated from Loyola University Maryland in 2005. Thereafter, he was employed on Capitol Hill at the United States House Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on International Trade. He is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Areas of Practice
"Winning Legal Strategies for Combating A Prickly Problem 'Sticking' New Jersey Carriers", Defense Digest, VOl. 19, No. 2, June 2013
"Why California's 2006 Climate Change Legislation May Pave The Way For A Global Greenhouse Solution." Temp. Int'l. & Comp. L. J.
Past Employment Positions
Bankruptcy Unit, Civil Division, United States Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, spring 2009, Clinical Intern
U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Trade, Legislative Intern
Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2009 J.D.
Honors: "Best Paper" in Legal Research and Writing I and II
Law Journal: Temple International and Comparative Law Journal, Senior Note & Comment Editor
Loyola College, 2005 B.A.
Major: Political Science
Areas of Practice
- Temple University Beasley School of Law (J.D., 2009)
- Loyola College (B.A., 2005)
- New Jersey, 2009
- U.S District Court of New Jersey, 2009
- Pennsylvania, 2013
Associations & Memberships
- Camden County Bar Association
- Philadelphia Bar Association