In Insurance Fights, a Healthy Return for Firm

The lawyers of WhatleyKallas have been repeatedly recognized by The National Law Journal and other publications for their work in the healthcare field. Most recently, Edith Kallas was recognized in a feature article entitled In Insurance Fights, a Healthy Return for Firm.  The article highlighted the recent settlement, on behalf of a class of approximately 120,000 California consumers, of litigation against Wellpoint (Anthem Blue Cross), as well as Edith Kallas’ and Joe Whatley’s accomplishments in past healthcare cases. The recent settlement involved critical issues of protecting patients’ ability to access individual health insurance coverage, despite pre-existing conditions, rising health care costs and the interplay with the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.