Reed Smith LLP
Michelle Cheng is a health care litigation partner in the Life Sciences Health Industry group of Reed Smith. Her practice involves defending managed health care companies in high-stakes litigations and arbitrations. Cheng focuses her managed care practice on provider disputes and is regularly involved in defending managed care plans against claims relating to managed care contracting, reimbursements, unfair competition and breach of contract. She has also substantial experience defending medical device and pharmaceutical clients facing complex product liability and mass tort litigation. Cheng has also handled actions relating to disputes involving collaboration, co-promotion and licensing agreements among pharmaceutical and bio-tech companies.
Cheng frequently secures dismissals of actions involving out-of-network reimbursement actions brought against health plan clients at both the pleading and summary judgment stages.