Associate Attorney

Chen Kasher

Chen works primarily on behalf of clients in ERISA cases and other complex litigation matters. Before joining Schlichter Bogard, Chen was a Senior Counsel for the New York City Law Department, defending tort liability claims brought against the City of New York from case inception through trial. He won a 2020 Division Chief Award for outstanding performance.  Chen also clerked for U.S. District Judge Staci M. Yandle of the Southern District of Illinois and worked for civil defense firms in New Jersey and New York on tort defense, insurance coverage, and contested foreclosures matters.

Chen graduated from the University of Chicago Law School, before which he earned a Bachelor’s in English with highest distinction from the University of Iowa.

Outside of work, Chen enjoys spending time with his wife and young daughter, playing guitar, and exploring Missouri’s state parks.