Marcella J. Schell, Esq.
Associate General Counsel
Marcella J. Schell joined
the Office of the General Counsel in October 2000, as Associate General Counsel
practicing in the area of professional liability and managing the medical
malpractice litigation for the University of Pennsylvania Health System. She
came to the University of Pennsylvania with twelve years of health care related
litigation experience. Prior to working at Penn, she was a shareholder
in the Philadelphia law firm of Harvey, Pennington, Herting & Renneisen,
where her practice concentrated in the medical device litigation including
the defense of hospitals and physicians.
Ms. Schell is a graduate
of George Washington University (B.A., 1984) and Villanova University School
of Law (J.D., 1988). Ms. Schell is a member of the Philadelphia Bar
Association and is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, the
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and the United
States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.