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Jessica Cozart

Jessica Cozart

Associate

7800 Forsyth Boulevard
Suite 600
St. Louis, Missouri 63105

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Office: 314-725-0525
Fax: 314-725-7150

Jessica Cozart is an Associate in the St. Louis office of Galloway Johnson. Jessica graduated from Lindenwood University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Public Management and Finance and received her Juris Doctorate from Mississippi College School of Law.

Before returning home to Missouri, Jessica practiced for six years in New Orleans, Louisiana. She authored and argued numerous successful summary judgment motions resulting in the complete dismissal of plaintiff’s suit. She also participated in the defense of several clients during bench and jury trials. In addition to her work in civil litigation, Jessica also has experience in analyzing complex insurance coverage claims.

Jessica believes in early case assessments, targeted motion practice to eliminate unsupported claims, and a timely resolution of the claim, whether through settlement or trial. Her practice focuses on insurance coverage and defense litigation, from trial through appeal, and includes the areas of products liability, personal injury, transportation, premises liability, construction defects, and first party property damage claims.

OVERVIEW

Jessica Cozart is an Associate in the St. Louis office of Galloway Johnson. Jessica graduated from Lindenwood University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Public Management and Finance and received her Juris Doctorate from Mississippi College School of Law.

Before returning home to Missouri, Jessica practiced for six years in New Orleans, Louisiana. She authored and argued numerous successful summary judgment motions resulting in the complete dismissal of plaintiff’s suit. She also participated in the defense of several clients during bench and jury trials. In addition to her work in civil litigation, Jessica also has experience in analyzing complex insurance coverage claims.

Jessica believes in early case assessments, targeted motion practice to eliminate unsupported claims, and a timely resolution of the claim, whether through settlement or trial. Her practice focuses on insurance coverage and defense litigation, from trial through appeal, and includes the areas of products liability, personal injury, transportation, premises liability, construction defects, and first party property damage claims.

EDUCATION & ADMISSIONS

Education

  • Mississippi College School of Law, J.D.
  • Lindenwood University, B.A.

Admissions

  • Missouri
  • Louisiana
  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Courts – Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeal, Fifth Circuit

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Illinois Bar Association