June 11, 2018
Chicago Office Managing Partner and Healthcare Litigation Practice Chair 
Honored for Professional Achievements, Mentoring Others

Mary Clare Bonaccorsi, of Polsinelli’s Chicago office, was recently honored by Profiles in Diversity Journal as one of the magazine’s 2018 “Women Worth Watching.”

The 17th Annual Women Worth Watching® Awards celebrate 132 women leaders from around the globe for their professional achievements and their commitment to promoting diversity in the corporate world. The 2018 Women Worth Watching magazine, featuring profiles of all the honorees, will be published in August.

In her practice, Bonaccorsi serves as outside general counsel and trusted business adviser to health care and life sciences companies. Those clients include domestic and international pharmaceutical manufacturers, medical equipment suppliers, specialty pharmacies, home care providers, home infusion providers, hospice providers, pharmacy benefit managers, academic medical centers, hospitals and health systems, laboratories, ambulatory surgery centers, and dialysis providers..

As Polsinelli’s Health Care Litigation and Disputes practice chair, Bonaccorsi works closely with her clients’ legal and operational teams to devise and implement litigation avoidance strategies and provides counsel on operational, regulatory and compliance matters.

Before joining the firm, she served as Deputy General Counsel to a publicly-traded home infusion provider. She has successfully tried both civil and criminal cases before judges and juries in state and federal courts throughout the country, and has successfully led cases involving False Claims Act/qui tam claims, shareholder disputes, breach of contract claims, unfair competition, and business torts. She also handles government and commercial payor disputes, audits and investigations. 

Bonaccorsi was named Managing Partner of the firm’s Chicago office in 2017.


About Polsinelli

Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with more than 825 attorneys in 21 offices.  Ranked #24 for Client Service Excellence1 and #10 for best client relationships2 among 650 U.S. law firms, Polsinelli was also named among the top 30 best-known firms in the nationfor the second-consecutive year. The firm’s attorneys provide value through practical legal counsel infused with business insight, and focus on health care, financial services, real estate, intellectual property, mid-market corporate, labor and employment, and business litigation.  |  Polsinelli PC | In California, Polsinelli LLP

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