Michele Ready joined the firm in 1997. Prior to joining the firm Ms. Ready worked in business management after obtaining a B.A. degree in Music with a minor in Marketing. In law school, Ms. Ready was a member of the Business Law Journal and the Florida Sports and & Entertainment Law Review.
Her primary area of practice is insurance defense and appeals, including an emphasis on Medicare Secondary Payer compliance. Ms. Ready has lectured throughout the state of Florida on Medicare Secondary Payer compliance issues. She was invited to participate in panel discussions presented at the Florida Workers' Compensation Institute 2010 and 2011 Conference in Orlando, Florida, as well as at the American Bar Association's Standing Committee's Legal Professional Liability 2010 conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. In 2013, Ms. Ready spoke on a national panel of experts at the annual education conference of NAMSAP in Baltimore, Maryland and in 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Honors & Awards
•“AV” Preeminent Rating, Martindale Hubbell
•Riviera Presbyterian Church, elder, 1997- present, Clerk of Session, 2000-2013
•Ludlam Elementary PTA, Vice President of Communications, 2015
•Case Closed: The Current State of Lien Resolution in Florida Workers' Comp Claims, Claims Journal, 2015
•Legal Update, NAMSAP, 2015
•Legal Update, NAMSAP, 2013
•FWCI, Medicare Update, 2011
•FWCI, Medicare Update, 2010
•ABA, Professional Liability Standing Committee, 2010
•Firm Seminars, various topics, 2005 to present