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Colleen T. Flaherty


Phone: (510) 257-2525

Fax: (510) 628-2146

Email: colleen.flaherty@mhllp.com

Office Location: Northern California

Colleen Flaherty is an associate in MH’s California office whose practice focuses on insurance coverage and general business litigation. Colleen examines insurance policies and provides analyses on a wide range of coverage issues, including evaluating the scope of E&O policy exclusions and determining the limits on an insurer’s duty to defend.

Colleen also litigates coverage and bad faith cases in California for MH’s carrier clients. In addition, she works on behalf of insurers and claims administrators to enforce reimbursement and subrogation rights.

Prior to joining MH, Colleen served as an intern in the legal department for a Boston hospital as well as in the compliance office of an international financial services company. Before attending law school, Colleen worked as a legal assistant in the Santa Barbara and San Francisco areas, where she gained extensive experience with California motion practice and trial procedure.

In her spare time, Colleen enjoys cheering on San Francisco sports teams and exploring hiking trails around the Bay Area.


  • California


  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., 2019
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., Political Science, 2015