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Johan A. Obregon, has been associated at the Firm since 2015.  His practice is focused primarily on insurance defense litigation in the areas of personal injury, premises liability, casualty litigation, transportation, community associations, homeowner associations, cooperatives and various other common interest communities, construction, commercial, and other general liability issues.  In his practice, Mr. Obregon has successfully defended the interest of a number of individual and corporate clients in the State Courts of New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, as well as in Federal Court.

Before joining Callahan & Fusco, Mr. Obregon was an associate with New York and New Jersey firms, where practiced in in general civil litigation, including, premise liability, automobile liability, trucking litigation, labor law, complex construction litigation, consumer fraud, employment law, and medical malpractice matters.  Prior to joining Callahan & Fusco, Mr. Obregon conducted numerous depositions, appeared in Court, attended mediations, prepared and argued motions for summary judgment, and gained trial experience. 

Since joining Callahan & Fusco, Mr. Obregon has handled a wide variety of civil litigation matters.  Mr. Obregon will perform all aspects of litigation from inception to conclusion. He has continued to gain trial experience in both New York and New Jersey high exposure matters.  Mr. Obregon’s trial experience includes presenting opening statements, conducting cross-examination of plaintiffs and expert witnesses, performing direct examination of clients and experts, and presenting closing arguments. 

Education
St. John’s University (B.A. in Government and Politics, 2006)
St. John’s University School of Law (J.D. 2009)

Bar Memberships
New York, 2010
New Jersey 2010
Pennsylvania, 2016

Court Admissions
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2012
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2013
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2013
United States Court for the Western District of New York, 2016
United States District Court for the Northern District of New York, 2016

Certifications
Certified Litigation Management Professional, Litigation Management Institute (2017)

Memberships
Claim and Litigation Management (CLM)
Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA)

Boards
TIDA Diversity and Inclusion Committee Board Member

Speaking Engagements
Claims Litigation Management Annual Conference 2016 - Assignment of Post-Loss Claims:  The New Trend in Bad Faith Litigation?
Claims Litigation Management Annual Conference 2017 -Assumption of Risk at Sporting Venues and Events
Claims Litigation Management Annual Conference 2018 - Marijuana: A Growing Industry of Liability Issues
Claims Litigation Management Annual Conference 2019 - What’s Love Got to Do with It … Everything! Corporate Social Responsibility in the Insurance Industry

Recognitions
2019 Young Outside Counsel Professional of the Year Finalist - Claim and Litigation Management