Oliver C. Overlander III and Stephen S. Bloomburg Appointed Co-Vice Chairs of Post & Schell's Workers' Compensation Department
Philadelphia, PA – January 19, 2022 – Post & Schell, P.C. is pleased to announce that Principals Oliver C. Overlander III and Stephen S. Bloomburg have been appointed as Co-Vice Chairs of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Department. They will serve in these new roles along with Principal Patrick T. Cusick, who continues as Chair of the Department.
“On behalf of the entire firm, I’d like to offer my gratitude to Ollie and Steve for serving in these important roles,” said A. James Johnston, President & Chief Executive Officer of Post & Schell, P.C. “In collaboration with Pat, they will focus the Department on achieving the best possible outcome for clients and continue to grow our statewide Pennsylvania and New Jersey workers’ compensation practices.”
Mr. Overlander represents local and national self-insured employers, insurance companies, and third-party administrators in all phases of Pennsylvania workers’ compensation litigation. His clients include commercial transportation and trucking companies; nursing/retirement homes and in-home visiting nurses; construction contractors; temporary employment and staffing agencies; motorcycle, farm, and construction equipment manufacturers; pipeline construction companies; food processing companies; and a variety of employers in the manufacturing and construction industries. From 2012 - 2021, he was recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer by his peers. The Best Lawyers in America™ recognized Mr. Overlander in its 2018 through 2022 editions in the Workers' Compensation Law - Employers category. He was also recognized in the 2020 edition as a Lawyer of the Year in the same category.
Mr. Bloomburg, who also serves as Administrative Principal of Post & Schell’s Pittsburgh office, defends a wide array of clients, from national corporations to small, locally owned businesses, in Pennsylvania workers’ compensation claims and matters. His clients include companies in the airline, insurance, health care, and retail industries, among others. The Best Lawyers in America™ recognized Mr. Bloomburg in its 2021 and 2022 editions in the Workers' Compensation Law - Employers category. He was selected for inclusion in 2014 through 2021 editions of "Pennsylvania Super Lawyer - Rising Stars.”
About Post & Schell, P.C.
For over 50 years, Post & Schell’s attorneys have combined the operational knowledge and insight into the industries they represent with creative legal solutions – and helped clients overcome their legal and business challenges.
Founded in 1968, we have grown from a Philadelphia insurance defense-focused firm, to a firm with diverse, collaborative, and complementary practices and attorneys. With over 50 practice groups and eight offices, we provide litigation, regulatory compliance, business and transactional, and dispute resolution services to clients regionally, nationally, and internationally.
With offices in Washington, DC, Mt. Laurel, NJ, Wilmington, DE, and Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, Lancaster, and Allentown, PA, our attorneys represent industries in a variety of venues and geographic markets.