Michelle Samadany has 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry, to include five years as a registered nurse and nine years as a medical malpractice defense attorney. An expert in evaluating and negotiating complex professional liability claims, Ms. Samadany has resolved numerous claims for long term care facilities, hospitals and physicians at mediation and during trials. Ms. Samadany is also experienced in structuring healthcare professional liability insurance and risk management programs, as well as providing strategic analysis of historical claims data. Ms. Samadany earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and a Juris Doctor degree from Thurgood Marshall School of Law. Ms. Samadany is also a frequent speaker at various healthcare associations and forums.