Our Team

Charan M. Higbee

Associate

Phone:

(510) 879-3436

Fax:

(510) 628-2146

Education

University of California at Los Angeles, B.A., English, cum laude, 1986

University of San Diego School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1990

Charan Higbee recently joined EMH, in the Northern California office. For the past 18 years, Charan’s practice has focused on the representation of life and disability insurance companies, including litigation involving policy coverage issues, bad faith claims and ERISA governed policies.

Charan has drafted numerous state court and federal court appellate briefs, as well as drafted and argued summary judgment motions in state and federal court. Charan’s practice also involves advising insurers on pre-litigation claim handling and coverage issues. Charan also has experience in filing interpleader actions on a nationwide basis on behalf of insurers.

Admissions

  • California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of California
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

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