Nancy Halas formerly served as Resident Attorney for Liberty Mutual Insurance Group in Orange, California, before retirement. She oversaw the team of civil and workers’ compensation attorneys for all aspects of case handling, working closely with their claims departments. Prior that position, Nancy was the managing and senior workers’ compensation trial attorney for Liberty Mutual in their San Bernardino, California legal office. Nancy’s practice involved special investigations, professional sports and asbestos claims defense and teaching law courses for the Insurance Education Association. Nancy is committed to ensuring a diverse workplace and has had the pleasure of seeking talent through her involvement in the Lavender Law’s Career Fair the last three years for Liberty Mutual. Prior to joining Liberty Mutual, Nancy practiced criminal defense and worked closely with the Elder Law Association in Illinois. Before graduating from John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Nancy worked in the legal/compliance department of a major brokerage firm and as public relations director for the Girl Scouts Northwest Indiana council. Nancy is a member of the California and Illinois state bars. She is proud to announce that after 35 years in a committed relationship with Cheryl, they were able to marry in 2013.

Term: 2019 – 2021