Ms. Yvette S. Kotchounian is an Attorney in the Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Department at Seyfarth Shaw LLP. She advises multiemployer pension and welfare plans in all aspects of employee benefits, including fiduciary responsibility, benefit claims and procedures, third-party provider contracts, government filings and subrogation.
Ms. Kotchounian assists clients in drafting plan documents and amendments, summary plan descriptions and participant communications, and also advises clients with respect to compliance with federal law such as HIPAA, COBRA, ARRA, and PPACA.
J.D., Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University (2005)
Dean’s Honor List (2003-2005)
International and Comparative Law Review, (2004-2005)
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles (2002)