Christine H. Monahan joined Mehri & Skalet in 2017 as an Associate Attorney. Her work focuses on the insurance, healthcare, and consumer protection aspects of the firm’s practice.
Prior to joining Mehri & Skalet, Ms. Monahan served as a law clerk to Judge Judith W. Rogers of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. Ms. Monahan graduated from Yale Law School in 2016. During law school, she served as Notes Editor for the Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics and as Director of the Yale Health Law and Policy Society, and was a fellow for the Global Health Justice Partnership. Ms. Monahan also participated in the Mortgage Foreclosure Litigation Clinic and Hearing Officer Project, in which students arbitrated state lemon law claims. She interned with the Antitrust Division at the Department of Justice and the National Health Law Program, in addition to Mehri & Skalet.
Before law school, Ms. Monahan worked as a Senior Health Policy Analyst at Georgetown University’s Center on Health Insurance Reforms and as a Health Policy Advisor for the National Partnership for Women & Families. She graduated summa cum laude from Connecticut College in 2007, with a B.A. in International Relations.
Ms. Monahan is a member of the D.C. Bar, and admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
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