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Vanessa's practice encompasses a diverse range of managed care litigation, which includes handling member cases involving the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), disputes related to provider-payor reimbursement, insurance recovery claims, and behavioral health litigation. Her experience spans all facets of the litigation process, from drafting notices of removal, dispositive motions, and written discovery to conducting settlement-related analyses. In addition, she has served on numerous arbitration teams. Beyond her litigation work, Vanessa is deeply passionate about the intersection of law and technology, particularly in the field of Artificial Intelligence.


  • Notre Dame Law School, 2022, J.D., cum laude; A. Harold Weber Award for Excellence in Legal Writing; Dean’s Honor Roll
  • University of Chicago, 2015, M.A., International Relations
  • University of Miami, 2014, B.A., Political Science, English Literature, International Studies

  • Illinois

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