Boonswang Law is among the preeminent law firms in the United States concentrating in life insurance coverage litigation. Our firm is headed by accomplished attorney Chad G. Boonswang who has won national acclaim for winning major cases in practice areas ranging from life insurance claims to catastrophic injury cases. We are a united, dedicated team of attorneys, law clerks and paralegals all committed to winning for our clients.
Boonswang Law has achieved successful resolutions on behalf of our clients that were among the largest sums ever awarded in the area of life insurance throughout the United States. While we have won many large settlements, we don’t shy away from smaller cases or those involving formidable opponents. We have proudly forged winning verdicts and sizeable settlements on behalf of poor, elderly, and disabled clients. At Boonswang Law, every client and every case is important to us. We harness our skills, experience, innovative trial strategies, and cutting-edge courtroom technology to help ensure a high success rate with maximum results. We handle cases throughout the United States and are experienced in working with local attorneys in other states to give our clients the best possible service and insights. Contact us if you need help getting your life insurance claim paid.
Our firm’s founder: Chad G. Boonswang
Chad G. Boonswang, Esquire is a litigation lawyer based in Philadelphia, PA. Selected as an ASLA 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Top 100 Litigation Lawyer, Mr. Boonswang plays to win. As a lawyer, athlete, and scholar, he has always put in the energy, time, and commitment to be the best. After working for several prominent law firms in Philadelphia, including Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP, he founded his own practice in 2002. Since then Chad has recovered tens of millions of dollars on behalf of his clients from life insurance claims and catastrophic injury cases. Year after year, he has earned a 10.00 Superb rating on Avvo.
Chad is a major presence in insurance coverage litigation nationwide but is also committed to his local community. It’s why he’s volunteered for Philadelphia VIP, donating his legal services pro bono. If you want a winner on your side, a litigator with an impressive track record, consider the evidence for choosing Chad G. Boonswang. Contact him for the life insurance lawyer.
- B.A., Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1993
- J.D., Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, 1996
- Philadelphia Bar Association
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Union League of Philadelphia
Mark W. Boczar
Mark W. Boczar earned his B.A., cum laude, in Finance and Risk Management & Insurance from Saint Joseph’s University in 2013. During this time, he served as the Vice President of Gamma Iota Sigma: the international risk management, insurance, and actuarial science collegiate business fraternity. He received his J.D. in 2016 from Temple University’s Beasley School of Law, where he participated in the Temple Law Global Scholar Program in Rome, Italy, and was a member of the Academic Core Enrichment Program.
While in law school, Mr. Boczar worked in various roles within the insurance industry. As an underwriter for Philadelphia Indemnity Insurance Companies, he focused on performing account risk assessments for a wide range of insurance needs for organizations within the sports and recreation market. Additionally, he served as a summer legal intern in the group claims department at ACE Limited Insurance Company, where he conducted research on national and global insurance coverage and liabilities issues, assisted in the review of complex claims across all global product lines, and conferred with legal counsel on claims requiring litigation.
Mr. Boczar joined the Boonswang Law Firm as a Case Manager in January 2017.
- B.A., Finance and Risk Management & Insurance, Saint Joseph’s University, 2013
- J.D., Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, 2016
Taylor A. Gerchman
Taylor joined the Boonswang Law Firm as a Law Clerk in 2015. After being admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania in 2017, Taylor joined the firm as an Associate Attorney and practices primarily in the area of Plaintiff’s life insurance litigation. She has experience working with clients across the country from the start of a case through to resolution.
Although she may be a young attorney, Taylor has worked to achieve favorable outcomes for numerous clients and continues to strive for success in every one of her cases.
- B.S., Psychology, Lock Haven University, 2014
- J.D., Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, 2017
Kathleen M. Vermilion
Kathleen A. Vermilion attended Villanova University and obtained a B.A. in History and Secondary Social Education with a minor in Political Science. After graduating, she taught several subjects in the School District of Philadelphia. While teaching, Kathleen fostered a passion for serving individuals in need. After three years of teaching, Kathleen followed her passion to law school.
Returning to her roots, Kathleen graduated from Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law in 2016. While in law school, Kathleen focused her course work, to the extent possible, on civil rights and protecting the disadvantaged. Additionally, she was on Law Review and served as an articles editor. She graduated magna cum laude and in the top 10% of her class.
Kathleen joined the Boonswang Law Firm in January 2017. Since then, she has worked diligently to obtain the most money possible for each of her clients.
- B.A., History, Villanova University, 2009
- J.D., Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, 2016