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Marty McNerney joined King & Spalding’s Washington, D.C. office in 1994.  As head of the firm’s Insurance Coverage and Recovery Team, his practice consists of insurance coverage litigation, arbitration, and consultation.  He has extensive experience in representing policyholders in all aspects of insurance coverage matters, including trials and appeals, arbitrations, and other ADR proceedings.  Mr. McNerney has represented policyholders in disputes regarding all types of insurance policies, including property, primary and excess general liability, employment practices liability, directors and officers (D&O), errors and omissions (E&O), cyber liability, product recall, business interruption and contingent business interruption, crime and fidelity, builder’s risk, and other specialty areas of insurance.

Since Mr. McNerney joined the firm in 1994, King & Spalding’s coverage practice group has assisted its policyholder clients in collecting more than $3.5 billion in insurance proceeds to offset the clients’ losses and to defend and resolve adverse third-party claims.  Mr. McNerney has been practicing in the insurance coverage area for over 25 years, is Chamber rated, and also has been selected numerous times as a District of Columbia “Super Lawyer.”

Mr. McNerney is a member of the District of Columbia Bar.  He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, the United States Court of International Trade, and the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, District of Columbia, and Federal Circuits.

Mr. McNerney earned his J.D. degree from the University of Virginia in 1980.  While in law school, he served on the Editorial Board of the Virginia Law Review, was a Dillard Fellow legal writing instructor, and was elected to the University’s Raven Society.  He graduated magna cum laude from Hampden-Sydney College in 1977, where he was elected Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Kappa.

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Credentials

J.D., University of Virginia

B.A., Hampden-Sydney College, magna cum laude

District of Columbia

U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

U.S. Court of International Trade

U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

American Bar Association

The District of Columbia Bar

Named "Super Lawyer" for Insurance Coverage Litigation in DC


April 2015, 2016, 2017

Chambers Again Counts King & Spalding as One of the Top U.S. Law Firms


Chambers, June 7, 2012

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Recognition

Named "Super Lawyer" for Insurance Coverage Litigation in DC


April 2015, 2016, 2017

Chambers Again Counts King & Spalding as One of the Top U.S. Law Firms


Chambers, June 7, 2012

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Credentials

J.D., University of Virginia

B.A., Hampden-Sydney College, magna cum laude

District of Columbia

U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

U.S. Court of International Trade

U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

American Bar Association

The District of Columbia Bar

Named "Super Lawyer" for Insurance Coverage Litigation in DC


April 2015, 2016, 2017

Chambers Again Counts King & Spalding as One of the Top U.S. Law Firms


Chambers, June 7, 2012

Icon close

Close

Recognition

Named "Super Lawyer" for Insurance Coverage Litigation in DC


April 2015, 2016, 2017

Chambers Again Counts King & Spalding as One of the Top U.S. Law Firms


Chambers, June 7, 2012