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Gail is a partner at Reed Smith LLP and a registered nurse. Gail provides legal, regulatory, and legislative counsel to professional associations, as well as device and pharmaceutical manufacturers. She helps clients develop comprehensive reimbursement strategies that focus on coding, coverage and payment for new and established medical technology.


  • American University Washington College of Law, 1999, J.D., Cum Laude, Served on the Executive Editorial Board of the Administrative Law Review as the Senior Articles Editor and published a note, "Politics, Policies, and Problems with Organ Transplantation: Government Rulemaking Needed to Ration Organs Equitably"; Continues to follow issues involved with organ and tissue transplantation
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 1995, LL.M., Health Law, Participated in the London Comparative Health Law Program and published a paper in the Annals of Health Law, entitled "National Repositories of Information: A Comparison of the National Practitioner Data Bank and the Confidential Enquiry into Perioperative Deaths in the UK"
  • Northwestern University, 1990, B.S., Psychology/Nursing, with distinction

  • District of Columbia
  • Illinois

  • Society of Women's Health Research- Board of Directors
  • American Health Lawyer’s Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Association of Operating Room Nurses

Awards & Recognition

  • Ranked by Chambers USA as a top health care attorney for Washington, D.C. Health Care Pharmaceutical/Medical Products Regulatory (2018, 2019) 
  • Named a 2015 "Star" (Regulatory) in the LMG Life Science Guide
  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Health Care Law, 2020