Michael Gerard Connery


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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Asbestos
  • Benzene
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Drugs and Medical Devices
  • Insurance
  • National Coordinating Counsel
  • Personal Injury
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Resolution of Complex Claims
  • Risk Management
Contact InfoTelephone: 402.253.4141
Telecopier: 601-960-8613
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 22608, Jackson, MS, 39225-2608
University St. Joseph's University, B.S., Psychology; United States International University, M.A., Psychology
Law SchoolUniversity of Nebraska College of Law, J.D.
Admitted1984, Nebraska; 2010, Pennsylvania

Organizations/Committees Membership

American Cancer Society, Coaches vs. Cancer, Executive Board

Union League of Philadelphia

BornPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, February 17, 1952

Omaha, Nebraska

Ongoing Peer Education & Seminar Presentations
•Various presentations on Risk Management and Resolution of Complex Claims

Important Litigation Involvement
•National Counsel for a number of product liability accounts since 1996; Hired and manage over 40 outside law firm defense teams; have personally negotiated about 200 major settlements as national counsel
•Served as national coverage counsel on numerous matters for major carriers, excess carriers and reinsurers including all varieties of professional liability, fidelity, surety, IP, medical and construction
•Since 2006 have worked as independent resolution counsel on numerous large risks for clients. Have resolved over 30 class actions, severe injury and death cases, insurance recoveries, trademark disputes, appeals, and regulatory matters

Pro Bono
•Initiated Guardian Ad Litem program for abused and neglected children

Professional Recognition
•Martindale-HubbellPreeminent AV Peer Review Rated


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Office Information

Michael Gerard Connery

200 South Lamar Street
JacksonMS 39201-4099


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