Summer Craig is counsel in Simpson Thacher & Bartlett’s litigation department. Summer represents clients in a variety of complex commercial litigation matters at both trial and appellate level, with particular emphasis in the areas of insurance and reinsurance.
Summer has authored numerous appellate briefs in high-profile insurance and reinsurance matters. Her appellate work has resulted in the affirmance of trial court decisions worth hundreds of millions of dollars and precedent-setting decisions by the New York Court of Appeals and the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit concerning allocation and non-cumulation clauses.
ummer has also served in a variety of capacities in trial-level cases, including discovery, dispositive motions, trial and helping to ensure appellate issues are properly preserved.
Summer received her JD in 2002 from Cornell Law School. She received her BA, cum laude, from Dartmouth College in 1997, where she graduated with high honours in history.