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Focusing on the Rights of Federal Employees


Peter Karl Tompa

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  • American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 1986
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia
    • B.S.F.S, Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service - 00/1982

Bar Admission

  • New York, 1988
  • New Jersey, 1987
  • District of Columbia, 1988

Published Works

  • New York, 1988
  • New Jersey, 1987
  • District of Columbia, 1988

Representative Cases

  • In re Texas Eastern Transmission Corp. PCB Contamination Ins. Coverage Litigation, 870 F.Supp. 1293, 1992, E.D.Pa., 1994240719
  • Greycoat Hanover F Street Ltd. Partnership v. Liberty Mut. Ins. Co., 657 A.2d 764, 1995, D.C.App., 1995096358
  • Continental Ins. Co. v. Beecham Inc., No. 88-2890, D.N.J.
  • CSX Transportation, Inc. v. Admiral Ins. Co, No. 93-132 CIV-J-10, M.D. Fla


  • Martindale-Hubbell "AV" Rating

Representative Clients

  • CNA Insurance Companies
  • PMA Insurance Company

Past Positions

  • Honorable Frank E. Schwelb of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, Law Clerk

Professional Associations

  • District of Columbia, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Numismatic Society, Fellow and Council Member