Karen McLeese

Karen  McLeese

Vice President, Employee Benefit Regulatory Affairs

  • Overview

    Karen R. McLeese is Vice President of Employee Benefit Regulatory Affairs for CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Services, Inc., a division of CBIZ, Inc.  She serves as in-house counsel, with particular emphasis on monitoring and interpreting state and federal employee benefits law:

    • Author of At Issue, a CBIZ client newsletter that provides information of general interest regarding employee benefits law and legislation
    • Author of For Your Benefit, a CBIZ compliance/reference guide to welfare benefits
    • Author of Benefit Beat, a monthly CBIZ e-newsletter containing regulatory updates
    • Reviews and interprets federal and state laws and regulations impacting employee benefits
    • Monitors federal and state legislation impacting employee benefits
    • Provides information in response to technical questions regarding employee benefits
    • Provides technical support in response to employee benefit issues
    • Follows and analyzes trends in employee benefits
    • Monitors case law impacting employee benefits
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