Michael B. Reese
Michael B. Reese is an Associate of the Health Care and Long-Term Care Group at Burns White, focusing on the defense of long-term health care providers in medical malpractice and professional liability litigation.
Prior to joining Burns White, Mr. Reese’s practice involved the defense of complex medical malpractice claims on behalf of health systems, hospitals, physicians, nurses, and other health care providers. He also has experience in real estate and general corporate law. In addition, Mr. Reese served as Law Clerk to the Hon. Susan Peikes Gantman, President Judge of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Reese earned his J.D. from Temple University Beasley School of Law in 2012, where he received the Raynes McCarty Award for scholarly achievement in legal writing and the Benjamin F. Levy Scholarship, and served as President of the Temple Law School Student Bar Association. Mr. Reese also obtained a M.Ed. with distinction from Cabrini College in 2006 and a B.A. in History from West Chester University in 2002.
A member of the Pennsylvania and Montgomery County Bar Associations, Mr. Reese is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Areas of Law
- Medical Malpractice Defense
- Long-Term Care Litigation
- Temple University Beasley School of Law (J.D., 2012)
- Cabrini College (M.Ed., with distinction, 2006)
- West Chester University of Pennsylvania (B.A., 2002)
Bar and Court Admissions
- New Jersey
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Montgomery County Bar Association
- Haverford School Alumni Executive Committee
- Governance Committee Chair
- Past Chair of the Haverford Fund
- The Republican Committee of Lower Merion and Narberth
- Executive Committee Member
- Committee Person Ward 4-3
- “Compulsory Pooling: Science and the Law,” Washington County Bar Association’s Winter Bench Bar with Dr. Terry Engelder of Penn State, Canonsburg, Pa., Feb. 10, 2012.
- “Getting to Yes: A Proposal for a Statutory Approach to Compulsory Pooling in Pennsylvania,” Environmental Law Reporter, produced by Environmental Law Institute in Washington, D.C., 41 Envtl. L. Rep. News & Analysis 11044 (Westlaw); 41 ELR 11044 (Lexis).
News & Updates
When not spending time with his family, Mr. Reese is an avid fly fisherman and golfer.