Michele G. Haas
Attorney457 Haddonfield Rd.
Cherry Hill, New Jersey 08002
Michele G. Haas
Ms. Haas, who joined the Firm in 2022, concentrates her practice on the defense of New Jersey workers’ compensation claims and associated employment issues on behalf of employers, insurance companies, third party administrators, self-insureds and public entities. Prior to joining Malamut & Associates, LLC, Ms. Haas was an associate/partner at Hoagland, Longo, Moran, Dunst & Doukas, L.L.P., where she also concentrated on workers’ compensation defense. Ms. Haas received her bachelor’s degree in history from The College of New Jersey in 1995 and her J.D. from Seton Hall School of Law in 1999.
Ms. Haas is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney. This Certification is granted to attorneys who meet the standards set by the Attorney Board on Certification and who are able to demonstrate sufficient levels of experience, education, knowledge and skill in workers’ compensation practice. Michele has a long-standing history with Justice James H. Coleman, Jr. Workers' Compensation American Inn of Court. She is currently the Vice Chair of the Executive Committee of the Workers’ Compensation Committee of the New Jersey State Bar Association. Michele has also lectured extensively and written articles concerning Workers' Compensation Law around the state and region for legal bar associations, the Insurance Council of New Jersey, the CEU Institute and various other entities.
Michele was named one of New Jersey's 2014 50 Best Women in Business by NJBIZ. She has been recognized in the New Jersey Super Lawyers list since 2013 in the field of Workers' Compensation and named to its Rising Stars list from 2007 to 2012. Michele served as a member of the New Jersey Division of Workers' Compensation Centennial Committee in 2011 in which she coordinated various events and programs commemorating the 100th anniversary of workers' compensation and she also served on the Division’s Medical Provider Task Force. Ms. Haas was also appointed to serve as a member of the New Jersey Division of Workers’ Compensation Commission on Judicial Performance in 2019.
Ms. Haas has been a longstanding member of New Jersey Women Lawyers Association (NJWLA) and has held various positions, including Co-Director of the Gala Committee, and currently serves as Co-Secretary for the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association, which is a statewide organization whose mission is to advance and retain women in the legal profession through education and activism. Ms. Haas previously served as President of the New Jersey Defense Association from 2013-2014 and Chairman of the Board from 2014-2015. In addition, Ms. Haas has served for several years on the New Jersey Supreme Court’s Committee on Character.
We offer free consultations in person at our Cherry Hill, NJ office, or we can come to you. All personal injury cases are handled on a contingency basis, meaning that you will not pay any attorney fees at all unless we secure recovery compensation on your behalf. If we are not the appropriate firm to help you, we will offer counsel as to your best options. A representative of the firm can be reached at (856)424-1808, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. We look forward to meeting you.