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Rebecca Suzanne Dimasi

Rebecca Suzanne Dimasi

Practice areas:

Litigation, Insurance

About Me

Ms. DiMasi is a commercial trial lawyer, with her primary focus on
insurance coverage and bad faith litigation.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Insurance: 50%
    16 years
  2. Litigation: 50%
    16 years

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Contact Info

Buchanan DiMasi Dancy & Grabouski, LLP

9600 Great Hills Trail Suite 300 West
Austin, TX, 78759

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199808/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising Star 2013Texas Monthly Magazine2013
Rising Star 2012Texas Monthly Magazine2012
Rising Star 2011Texas Monthly Magazine2011
Rising Star 2010Texas Monthly Magazine2010
Rising Star 2009Texas Monthly Magazine2009
Rising Star 2008Texas Monthly Magazine2008
Rising Star 2007Texas Monthly Magazine2007
Rising Star 2006Texas Monthly Magazine2006
Order of BarristersBaylor Law School1998
Managing EditorBaylor Law Review1997

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerBuchanan DiMasi Dancy & Grabouski, LLP2014 - Present
PartnerVan Osselaer & Buchanan, LLP2003 - 2014
AssociateHughes & Luce LLP1999 - 2003
AttorneyUnited States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit1998 - 1999

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Texas, Insurance Law SectionCouncil Member2014 - Present
American Bar AssociationInsurance Coverage Litigation Committee2013 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Women in Insurance CoverageMember2012 - Present
Advanced Insurance Law CLE Planning CommitteeMember2011 - 2012
State Bar of TexasInsurance Section2000 - Present
State Bar of TexasLitigation Section1999 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1999 - 2008
Austin Young Lawyers AssociationMember1998 - 2009
Austin Bar AssociationLitigation Section1998 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Great American Insurance Company v. Zurich American Insurance CompanyDismissal of claims against client

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Advanced Insurance SeminarDiscovery in Insurance Cases2014
Van Osselaer & BuchananTexas Insurance Coverage Law2013
State Bar CLE BooksOverview of Coverage B2012
Stafford PublicationsHorizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion2011
Van Osselaer & BuchananTexas Insurance Coverage Law2010
Van Osselaer & BuchananConstruction Defect Coverage2009
UT Insurance Law Institute CLEClarifying the Confusion Over the "Business Risk" Exclusions2006

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor, cum laude1998
University of Texas at AustinGovernmentBA - Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Arts, with honors1995

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Insurance Section CLEConstruction and Insurance2014
Insurance Section Annual ConferenceChanges to the ISO Forms2014
Advance Insurance SeminarDiscovery in Insurance Cases2014
Strafford SeminarsHorizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion2013
Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee of the American Bar Association CLE SeminarThe Developing Law of Insurance Coverage for "Rip and Tear" Damages in Construction Defect Litigation2013
Advanced Insurance SeminarOverview of Coverage B2012
Stafford Publishing WebinarHorizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion2011
Client PresentationTexas Insurance Coverage Law2007
11th Annual Insurance Law InstituteClarifying the Confusion Over the ‘Business Risk’ Exclusions and Other Related Construction Defect Topics2006