Anupama Prasad


New York

(212) 453-3859

(212) 509-9492

Anu’s practice is focused on complex insurance coverage litigation and counseling, as well as insurance defense litigation.  She represents domestic and international insurers in coverage matters involving commercial general liability, Bermuda form excess liability, employment practices liability, professional liability and homeowners insurance policies.  Her work includes coverage disputes involving bodily injury, personal injury, property damage, environmental contamination, toxic tort and bad faith claims.  In both insurance coverage and insurance defense matters, Anu has managed disputes through all phases of pre-trial litigation, including drafting pleadings, preparing and arguing procedural and substantive motions, conducting written discovery and taking depositions.  Anu also evaluates policy language and advises clients on coverage obligations, particularly in connection with issues such as late notice and the availability of additional insured coverage.

Before joining Cozen O’Connor, Anu was an associate at an Am Law 100 law firm, focusing on insurance coverage and reinsurance disputes.  Prior to that, Anu was an associate at a leading international law firm, focusing on commercial general liability and Bermuda form insurance coverage matters.

Anu earned her J.D. from Tulane University Law School and her B.A. in international studies from Johns Hopkins University.  Following law school, Anu served as a Judicial Law Clerk in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Warren County.  


Anupama Prasad Named to the National Association of Women’s Lawyers Rising List

March 16, 2021

Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce that Anupama Prasad, an associate in the firm’s Global Insurance Department, has been named to the National Association of Women’s Lawyers (NAWL) Rising List.

More Than 200 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch By The Best Lawyers In America

August 20, 2020

Best Lawyers selected 201 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 23 of the firm’s nationwide offices for inclusion in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© (Copyright 2020 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).


Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal: Recent Developments in Insurance Coverage

March 30, 2018

Anu Prasad, an associate in the firm's Global Insurance Department, co-authored the chapter "Recent Developments in Insurance Coverage" in Volume 52-3 of the Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal.

Events & Seminars

Past Events

2019 Professional Liability Seminar

October 03, 2019 - New York, NY

Practice Areas


  • Tulane University Law School, J.D., 2011
  • Johns Hopkins University, B.A., 2008

Awards & Honors

Best Lawyers in America "Ones to Watch" 2021

National Association of Women’s Lawyers (NAWL) Rising List

  • Louisiana
  • New Jersey
  • New York

Superior Court of New Jersey