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Marty Myers

Marty Myers

Covington & Burling LLP

San Francisco, CA, USA

Martin H. (Marty) Myers is a partner in the San Francisco office of Covington & Burling and a member of the Insurance Coverage and Arbitration practice groups, representing corporate policyholders in complex coverage disputes with their insurers.

A nationally recognized insurance recovery practitioner, Mr. Myers represents clients in a wide array of industry sectors, from agriculture to technology.  He is Chambers-ranked and was named Law360’s “MVP” in policyholder-side insurance recovery for 2016.

For more than twenty years, he has litigated, arbitrated and resolved complex coverage disputes throughout the world over a variety of losses and claims, including intellectual property, cyberliability and data breach, product recall, securities fraud and derivative litigation, management and professional liability, property and business interruption, marine cargo, crime, alien tort/torture victim protection act, employment practices and asbestos, mass tort and environmental claims. Mr. Myers also routinely advises clients on insurance program placement and complex risk transfer and indemnification issues; he is regarded as one of the world’s leading lawyers in transaction risk insurance products, including tax loss, representation and warranty (warranty and indemnity), and environmental policies.

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Bar Association of San Francisco (Insurance Section)
  • RIMS (Risk and Insurance Management Society): National, Santa Clara Valley and Golden Gate Chapters


  • The Best Lawyers in America (2014-2016)
  • Chambers USA
  • The Legal 500 US
  • Law360 “MVP” Insurance (2016)


  • University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1987
  • Miami University, B.A., 1984

Bar Admissions

  • California
Marty Myers is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters John Buchanan, Dustin Cho and Patrick Rawsthorne, When Things Get Hacked: Coverage for Cyber-Physical Risks - Nineteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law, Monday, May 07, 2018

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