Carrie A. Bowers

Carrie A. Bowers

Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Phone:
717-884-8923
Fax:
(412) 563-2080

Carrie A. Bowers has dedicated her practice to defending clients in workers' compensation matters since 2002. Ms. Bowers has successfully litigated cases before workers' compensation judges and the Workers' Compensation Appeal Board. In addition to managing an active case load, Ms. Bowers frequently counsels clients on current issues in workers' compensation and works closely with her clients to develop strategies to mitigate exposure in both existing and potential claims.

Ms. Bowers was selected for inclusion in the December 2008 issue of Philadelphia Magazine "Pennsylvania Super Lawyer - Rising Stars" Edition, a listing which includes the top 2.5 percentage of attorneys in the Commonwealth who are 40 years of age or younger or have been practicing for less than 10 years.

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2002
  • West Virginia, 2009

Education

  • Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • Juris Doctor - 2002
    • Honors: CALI Excellence for the Future Award
    • Law Review: Duquesne Law Review, Research Editor
  • University of Pittsburgh
    • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and History magna cum laude - 1999

Classes/Seminars

  • PA Workers' Compensation 101: An Overview of the Law and Strategies for Reducing Employer Exposure, Pennsylvania Chamber of Business & Industry, Pittsburgh, PA, October 24, 2007
  • Speaker: Post & Schell seminar on "Workers' Compensation: Making the Law Work for You - Save your Business Money," Butler, PA. Her topic: Limiting or Eliminating Your Liability for Already Accepted Work Injuries., 2007
  • Speaker: Handling Workers' Compensation Claims in Pennsylvania - Assessing Compensability to Settlement, Hortica, Edwardsville, IL, June 20, 2006
  • Speaker: Ways for Employers to Reduce Workers' Compensation Exposure in Pennsylvania, USI Risk Management, Houston, TX, June 9, 2006
  • Speaker: Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation - What Forms Mean and How to Use Them, Crawford & Co., Melville, NY, July 8, 2005

Honors and Awards

  • "Pennsylvania Super Lawyer - Rising Stars, 2008, 2010 and 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Section, Member
  • Allegheny County Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Section, Member