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Heacox Hartman


Cousineau McGuire is pleased to announce that Whitney L. Teel has been elected to shareholder effective January 1, 2015. Whitney concentrates her practice in the areas of Workers’ Compensation and Medicare Secondary Payer Act compliance. She represents employers and insurers in all aspects of workers’ compensation disputes, from initial liability consultations, all the way through trial and appeal.

Additionally, Whitney is a contributor to LexisNexis’ The Complete Guide to Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance, a national publication regarding Medicare compliance in workers’ compensation claims. She also speaks nationally to clients and other attorneys on the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.

“I am honored to be elected shareholder,” says Teel. “As my practice continues to grow, it has been very rewarding to serve more clients and further develop my expertise.”

Whitney earned her J.D. from Hamline University School of Law, cum laude, where she served as Managing Editor for theHamline Law Review.