Caitlin Oberst maintains a diverse legal practice, including:
- advising insurers with respect to regulatory and compliance program development
- representing insurance liquidators in proof of claim and guaranty association disputes
- defending companies and individuals in employment discrimination lawsuits
- advising religious entities and religiously-affiliated organizations regarding corporate governance and liability issues
- defending business torts and commercial contract disputes
- representing insurance companies in coverage, fidelity and surety claims and disputes
In 2013, Super Lawyers® – the “ultimate guide to the top lawyers in Pennsylvania” – named Ms. Oberst a “Rising Star,” an honor received by only 2.5 percent of Pennsylvania lawyers each year. Rising Stars are chosen by their peers as being among the top up-and-coming lawyers in the state.
Ms. Oberst is committed to pro bono work. She represents neglected and abused children in dependency proceedings through the Support Center for Child Advocates and defends indigent clients in civil litigation matters through Philadelphia VIP.
While in law school, Ms. Oberst served as an editor for the Temple Law Review, and as an intern for federal judges in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Stradley Ronon, she worked as a grant writer and volunteer coordinator at an international nonprofit organization.