About Us

MIReBA is a young and vibrant organization, formed in January of 2009, and dedicated to the sharing of ideas to improve the reinsurance dispute resolution process and lower its cost, while promoting the education and collegiality of the reinsurance bar in Massachusetts. MIReBA has monthly meetings which include the discussion of key trends in the reinsurance business, recent decisions or legislation, and ongoing developments at insurance and reinsurance companies worldwide.

Officers and Contacts at MIReBA
Massachusetts Insurance and Reinsurance Bar Association

President

Michele Detherage email

Robins Kaplan LLP

(617) 859-2723

Vice-President

Jonathan Zelig email

Day Pitney LLP

(617) 267-2300

Treasurer

Kaitlyn Leonard

Mintz, Levin 

(617) 542-6000

Clerk

Katharin Unke Smith

Day Pitney LLP

(617) 267-2300

Director

Michael Aylward email

Morrison Mahoney

(617) 439-7556

Director

Elaine Caprio email
Caprio Consulting LLC

(617) 833-9576

Director

John T. Harding, Jr. email
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

(857) 313-3931

Director

Kristin Suga Heres email

Zelle LLP

(781) 466-0732

Director 

James Kitces

Robins Kaplan LLP

(617) 859-2723

Director

Wm. Gerald McElroy email
Zelle LLP

(781) 466-0706

Director

Michael P. Mullins email

Day Pitney LLP

(617) 345-4776

Director

John O'Neill email

Sugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen, P.C.

(617) 227-3030

Director

Jessica Park email

Sugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen, P.C.

(617) 227-3030

Director

Robert Whitney email

Sulloway & Hollis

(617) 335-1380