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Christine J. Panyard

Grand Rapids

Reathel Brown



Christine J. Panyard is a paralegal with Smith Haughey in the litigation area with over 30 years’ experience in the Health Insurance Industry. She has also spent 10 years working in the non-profit sector of the medical arena as well as managing the non-profit grant requests and corporate sponsorship teams.

Chris’ responsibilities include assisting in litigation matters including the procurement, review and organization of documentary evidence, the review and analysis of medical records, as well as technical research.

Previous Experience


  • Association of Women’s Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing
  • Board Member; Breathing Becomes Effortless Foundation
  • Kids Food Basket
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Boys & Girls Club
  • Conductive Learning Center


  • SUNY Brockport, Brockport, NY (B.S. Business Administration)
  • Licensed in Life and Health Insurance; MI and NC 1993-2009