Biographies

Judith F. Goodman

Judith F. Goodman

Of Counsel, Herzfeld & Rubin, P.C.


Contact Info

Herzfeld & Rubin, P.C.
125 Broad St., 12th Fl.
New York, NY 10004
Tel: (212) 471–8526
Email:
www.herzfeld-rubin.com.com


Background

Ms. Goodman served on the CGL Reporter Editorial Board 2006–2008. She provided summaries of cases on a variety of topics and insurance coverage areas.

Ms. Goodman is Of Counsel to Herzfeld & Rubin, P.C. She has been a litigator for more than 30 years, and for the last 26 years has specialized in insurance related litigation, with a focus on coverage issues. She has litigated and written coverage opinions on a wide variety of insurance issues including general liability, excess/umbrella, bad faith, professional liability, and directors and officers liability.

Ms. Goodman has been in the leadership of the American Bar Association's Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) since 1985, having held numerous committee and editorial appointments. She is currently Chair of the ABA/TIPS Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee. She is also an active member of the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section of the New York State Bar Association, for which she is a frequent lecturer. She also lectures for ABA/TIPS. She is the author of numerous articles on insurance coverage and coauthor of insurance-related chapters of treatises. She has been selected annually as a "New York Super Lawyer" since 2006.

Ms. Goodman graduated from the State University of New York at Binghamton, with a bachelor of arts degree. She received her juris doctor from the New York University School of Law and a master's degree from New York University.