Michelle Szalai, Equity Partner

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Mendes is one of the largest firms in the country entirely devoted to the practice of insurance law.

Michelle joined Mendes in 2003, after graduating from St. John’s University School of Law, where she was a member of the Law Review, and the University of Pennsylvania. Michelle’s practice focuses primarily on health care business.  Her expertise extends to hospital, physician, allied health and long term care programs, both on a direct and reinsurance basis.

Additionally, Michelle has experience working on general liability, construction defect, transportation and other non health care business.  Michelle manages various primary/excess liability programs, performs reviews of health care and other portfolios and devotes a considerable amount of her time to coverage analysis and the drafting of policy language.