Michelle C. Landers

National Advisory Board Member
Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Kentucky Employers’ Mutual Insurance

• Moderator Law Enforcement Track: Using Advanced Analytics to Identify Drug-Seeking Behavior, Identity Fraud and Hospital-Based Drug Diversion
Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 11:15 am to 12:30 pm
• Moderator Third-Party Payer Track: Panel Discussion: Using Workers’ Compensation Formularies to Reduce Rx Opioids
Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 11:15 am to 12:30 pm
• Moderator Treatment Track: Recovery-Ready Ecosystems
Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 2:00 pm to 3:15 pm

Landers_Michelle-lgMichelle C. Landers, JD, is Vice President and General Counsel at Kentucky Employers’ Mutual Insurance (KEMI), Kentucky’s largest provider of workers’ compensation insurance. She provides advice and counsel to senior management and the Board of Directors on all legal matters affecting the company. She is also responsible for the Legal Services Unit, which includes claims litigation, collections, subrogation matters and civil litigation, and for the Special Investigations Unit, which investigates potential fraud and abuse. Before coming to KEMI in 2000, Landers was Associate General Counsel for Hoechst Celanese Corporation in Charlotte, N.C., where she engaged in general corporate work, management of litigation, including workers’ compensation claims, employment law and contract negotiation and review. Prior to that, she was a Litigation Associate for Kennedy Covington Lobdell & Hickman in Charlotte, N.C., where she performed general insurance defense work. Landers received a Bachelor of Arts in political science in 1984 and her Juris Doctorate in 1987, both from the University of Kentucky.