• PRACTICE FOCUS+
  • EDUCATION+
    • Tulane University Law School
      J.D., cum laude, 1990
    • Tulane University
      B.A., 1985
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
  • CLERKSHIP+

Pamela G. Michiels

Pam Michiels practices in the area of insurance and reinsurance law. For more than 20 years, her practice has been devoted exclusively to counseling insurers. She advises both overseas and domestic insurance clients in complex coverage disputes involving a variety of issues concerning professional liability/errors and omissions, general liability, umbrella/excess, first-party and energy policies. Her experience extends to myriad coverage issues, including those arising out of exposures such as errors and omissions of architects, engineers, insurance professionals and lawyers; environmental and toxic tort; intellectual property; employment; marine/energy; and extra-contractual liability. She serves as regional coverage counsel for a number of insurers.

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Pam Michiels practices in the area of insurance and reinsurance law. For more than 20 years, her practice has been devoted exclusively to counseling insurers. She advises both overseas and domestic insurance clients in complex coverage disputes involving a variety of issues concerning professional liability/errors and omissions, general liability, umbrella/excess, first-party and energy policies. Her experience extends to myriad coverage issues, including those arising out of exposures such as errors and omissions of architects, engineers, insurance professionals and lawyers; environmental and toxic tort; intellectual property; employment; marine/energy; and extra-contractual liability. She serves as regional coverage counsel for a number of insurers.

Ms. Michiels also manages insurance coverage litigation on behalf of insurance clients and counsels clients relative to litigation and alternative dispute resolution strategies. She frequently assists clients with the drafting of policy wordings, and provides advice on effective claims handling practices. Within the firm, she mentors and manages a team of coverage attorneys in the insurance and reinsurance practice group.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • American Bar Association