Catherine L. Villalobos, Esq.
Associate General Counsel
Catherine L. Villalobos
joined the Office of the General Counsel in May 2001 as an Associate General
Counsel. Her practice focuses on providing legal support
and advice to the University of Pennsylvania Health System's primary
care physician network for corporate and operational matters, which includes
contracts for real estate, employment, and general health care. She also provides
legal support to the University of Pennsylvania Health System on patient care
issues and general transactional matters.
Ms. Villalobos also has experience
in the area of professional liability and managing medical malpractice litigation.
Prior to joining the Office of the General Counsel, Ms. Villalobos defended hospitals and physicians in medical
malpractice litigation. She also managed claims on behalf of the Pennsylvania
Medical Professional Liability Catastrophe Loss Fund (now known as the MCARE
Ms. Villalobos is a graduate of Gwynedd Mercy College (B.S. magna cum laude,
1990) and Widener University School of Law (J.D. 1993). Ms. Villalobos is a
member of the Philadelphia Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers
Association (AHLA), and is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and the United
States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.