Michelle L. Corea


Ms. Corea’s practice focuses on insurance defense litigation with emphasis in defense of public entities involving tort claims act cases under New Jersey Statute Title 59 and civil rights litigation under 42 U.S.C. section 1983; and insurance fraud, bad faith and SIU related matters; construction litigation; municipal court practice; toxic tort defense; maritime and railroad claims.

Honors and Awards

  • Recognized as one of South Jersey’s Top Attorneys as published by SJ Magazine
  • Recognized as on of South Jersey’s Awesome Attorneys as published by South Jersey Magazine

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Burlington County Bar Association
  • Camden County Bar Association
  • New Jersey Defense Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • NJSIA (New Jersey Special Investigators Association)
  • South Jersey Claims Association
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey, District III-B Ethics Committee, 2003 – 2007
  • Villanova University Accounting Society


  • Hold Harmless and Indemnity Agreements, South Jersey Claims Association, September 2013
  • Municipal Tort Liability Under Tort Claims Act, in-house presentation to Inservco, 2010
  • Shade Tree Commissions and Title 59, in-house presentation to Scibal, 2009
  • The Ins and Outs of the Comprehensive General Liability Policy, presentation to firm clients and friends, 2009

Published Works

  • Auto Insurer Puts Its Insured At Risk For $5,000 And Subjects Itself To Liability For Excess Verdict Due To Its “Bad Faith”, Litigation Quarterly, March, 2010
  • The Entire Controversy Doctrine – How Does it Work?, Capehart Scatchard Litigation Quarterly, December 2008