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Elaine M. Rinaldi

Elaine M. Rinaldi

Cozen O'Connor

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Elaine M. Rinaldi joined the firm in 1982 and is a member in the Philadelphia office. She is a member of the firm's Management Committee and is responsible for the implementation of the firm’s strategic expansion plan and for continuing the firm’s growth in key markets nationally and internationally. Elaine formerly co-directed the firm’s Canadian alliance, Cozen O’Connor Subrogation Consultants, Inc., in operation from 2004-2005. Her practice focuses on litigation where she represents insurers and corporations who have sustained damages as a result of catastrophic events. She has broad experience in complex litigation and property subrogation. Elaine has successfully handled property subrogation cases in more than 20 jurisdictions across 10 states. She is a frequent lecturer in the insurance industry as well as the ABA TIPS Committee.

Elaine is a trustee of the Paoli Hospital Foundation. Elaine is a former trustee and past president of the Philadelphia Bar Foundation. She was a founding member of the Philadelphia Diversity Law Group and past co-chair of its Summer Associate Program. She is also a member of the Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations.

Elaine is a cum laude graduate of Pennsylvania State University and Duquesne University School of Law where she was awarded the Order of the Barristers and was the recent decisions editor of the Duquesne Law Review. She is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd, 3rd, and 6th Circuits.

Elaine has been recognized as a "Pennsylvania Super Lawyer" by Law & Politics, and in 2005, she was named a "Women of Distinction" by the Philadelphia Business Journal and the National Association of Women Business Owners. Recently, she authored a chapter entitled "Pre-Litigation, Section 2.08 – Subrogation Evaluation" in the 2007 edition of the Property Insurance Litigator's Handbook.

Elaine M. Rinaldi is associated with the following items:
On-Demand Web Briefing  On-Demand Web Briefing Making a "Marriage" Work - Ensuring Lateral Success with Partner Acquisitions (Audio-only / No CLE), Tuesday, December 11, 2012

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