Gina M. Derderian

Gina M. Derderian

Gina M. Derderian


Gina M. Derderian


Gina is an associate attorney in the general and automotive liability group, focusing on the defense of general and automotive liability claims. Gina excelled in law school and maintained a record of academic excellence. She also has extensive research and investigative experience. Before joining Collins Einhorn Farrell, Gina handled bankruptcy, immigration, and labor/union cases.


  • Wayne State University Law School (J.D., 2019)
  • Eastern Michigan University (B.S. in Psychology, magna cum laude, 2016)
  • State Bar of Michigan
Community Involvement

During her university experience, Gina participated in four alternative programs, where she engaged in a variety of volunteer service including:

  • Urban farming, Detroit MI
  • Immigration/Refugee Services, Atlanta GA
  • Southern Appalachian Labor School, Beards Fork WV
  • LGBTQ Services, Boston MA
  • Governors Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Publications & Speaking Engagements

Served as the moderator for 44th Annual New Lawyer Seminar hosted by the Federal Bar Association (December 2019)

Michigan Court of Appeals Holds that Evidence of Third-Party Payments is Relevant to the Reasonableness of a Provider’s Charges Under the No-Fault Act

Parties argue about what is “reasonable” in nearly every legal context. The same holds true for no-fault litigation, especially when it comes to personal protection insurance (“PIP”) benefits. While the no-fault act itself and the supporting case law firmly establish that no-fault insurers are only obligated to pay reasonable charges, the act doesn’t define “reasonable.”…

Change May Be on the Horizon for Michigan’s Insurable-Interest Requirement in Auto Cases

In MemberSelect Ins Co v Flesher, ___ Mich App ___; ___ NW2d ___ (2020) (Docket No. 348571), the Michigan Court of Appeals considered the insurable-interest requirement for auto policies. It held that Kelly Fetzer had a sufficient interest in her adult son’s well-being to support her insurance policy, which covered a vehicle owned by and registered to…

Attorney Gina M. Derderian Joins the Firm’s General and Automotive Liability Practice Group

Collins Einhorn Farrell PC is pleased to announce that attorney Gina M. Derderian has joined the firm’s General & Automotive Liability practice group.  Derderian begins her practice as an associate attorney in the General and Automotive Liability group, focusing on the defense of general and automotive liability claims. Derderian excelled in law school and maintained a record of academic…

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