Anita O’Meara

Anita Fulwiler O’Meara has over 25 years of experience handling a wide range of civil disputes in federal and  state courts. She has successfully litigated cases in Philadelphia, Chester, Montgomery,  Delaware, Bucks, Berks and Lancaster counties. In her diverse practice she has served as counsel for builders, subcontractors, nursing homes, doctors and nurses, as well as litigants in asbestos litigation, commercial, consumer and insurance coverage disputes. She is also experienced in Estate Planning, as well as business organization and consulting.  For nearly 10 years, Ms. O’Meara served as in-house trial counsel for two major casualty insurance carriers, representing their customers in a wide range of litigation matters.  She has given numerous presentations
to insurance company representatives and their policy holders, including seminars and workshops to claims professionals,  construction site operators, and health care and risk  management professionals. 

Ms. O’Meara currently  resides in rural Chester County, where  she lives with her husband and three sons. She is committed to her community through  involvement in the  schools attended by her children, and as an active member of Our Lady Of Consolation Parish in
Parkesburg, PA. 

            Bar Admissions:

• Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
• U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania  

• Commonwealth of Massachusetts (Inactive Status)     

Reported Cases:

  Ben v. Schwartz,D. D. S, et al, 729  A.2d 547, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, April 21, 1999.

           Education:

• New England School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts , J. D. 1985  
McLean Hospital, Massachusetts: Mental Health Administration Clinic  1984

• Marywood College, Scranton, Pennsylvania, cum laude, B.A.  1982

            Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Chester County Bar Association 
  • National Association of Employment Lawyers (NELA)
  • Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce
  • Women’s Referral Network