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Insurance Bad Faith Expert Witness | Texas
This expert has over 40 years of claims experience, both as an adjuster and then as an in-house attorney advising adjusters on the proper standard of care in claims handling. He has represented numerous bad faith plaintiffs, and he also established the errors & omissions adjusting practices and auditing procedures for a major insurance company. The expert spent over 6 years as AIG's Western Zone...
Insurance Bad Faith Expert Witness | Virginia
This highly qualified expert has over 30 years of experience in insurance claims and risk management. He earned his B.A. from Wake Forest University and his M.A. from the College of William & Mary. The expert holds the Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter designation, as well as specialty designations from the American Insurance Institute in Risk Management. He was most recently the Vice...
Insurance & Bad Faith Expert Witness | California
This insurance expert has been working in the industry since 1974. He earned his BS from California State University, Fresno and is a licensed chartered property casualty underwriter and a casualty claim law associate. He previously held positions at Devonshire Group, West Coast Casualty Service, American States Insurance Company, and AIM Insurance Company, among others. He has served as an...
Insurance Claims Handling Expert Witness | Massachusetts
This experienced insurance expert has extensive background in claims management for personal, commercial, and specialty lines of business. He began his career as a Multi-Line Adjuster with Commercial Union Insurance Company and remained with the entity for 32+ years after it became CGU Insurance and OneBeacon Insurance Group through acquisitions. Most recently, the expert served as the Senior...
Insurance Claims Handling & Bad Faith Expert Witness | Illinois
This insurance industry veteran has 30+ years of experience in the field. He is currently active as the Owner of an insurance claims consulting business that provides P&C claim audits, studies of industry best practices, and expert witness testimony. Previously, the expert served as a Partner at Ernst & Young, where he was the National Practice Leader for the Property & Casualty claims consulting...
Insurance Claims & Bad Faith Litigation Expert Witness | Ohio
This insurance expert works as an independent claims consultant and expert witness, primarily in the areas of bad faith claims litigation for both plaintiffs and insurance defense. She has over 20 years of experience in the property & casualty industry, handling all levels of claims, including large loss and complex claims, as well as bad faith litigation. The expert holds the CPCU, AIC-M, and...
Insurance Expert Witness | Oklahoma
This expert has over 30 years experience as an insurance claim adjuster specializing in helping clients manage residential and commercial insurance claims after natural disasters or fires damage their property. He is a graduate of University of Central Oklahoma and a Certified Property Manager (CPM) with the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). He is licensed in 11 states. He is currently...
Insurance & Risk Management Expert Witness | Wisconsin
This highly qualified expert has over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. He has served in a variety of roles for various insurance companies, including Property Adjuster, Field Underwriter, Personal Lines District Manager, Commercial Lines District Manager, Territory Manager and Territorial Business Manager. He has first-hand experience in personal lines, commercial lines, farm...
Mr. Mark Lane Pollack
Mr. Mark Pallock has over 50 years of experience in Insurance and Claims. He earned his BBA in Insurance and Finance from the University of Arkansas Little Rock. Today, this expert is a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter and an Associate in Claims by the Institutes. He is also licensed as an Insurance Claims Adjuster in 22 states. Formerly, this expert served as the Senior Vice President at...
Mr. Kevin Milton Quinley, AIM, ARe, ARM, RPA
Mr. Kevin M. Quinley has 46 years of experience in Risk Management. He earned his BA in Politics from Wake Forest University and his MA in Government from the College of William and Mary. Today, this expert is certified as a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter, Associate in Claims, Associate in Risk Management, Associate in Management, and Associate in Reinsurance by The Institutes. He is...
Mrs. Kelsey Danyel Dry
Mrs. Kelsey Dry has 10 years of experience in Medical Billing. She earned her AAS in Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration from Ross Medical Education Center. Formerly, this expert served as a Medicaid HMO Biller and Managed Care Insurance Reimbursement Specialist at Community Health Systems, as an A/R Team Lead at RoundTable Medical Consultants, as an RCM Specialist at...
Ms. Susan Leigh Combs, PPACA
Ms. Susan L. Combs has over 20 years of experience in Insurance and Claims. She earned her BS in Hotel and Restaurant Management from the University of Missouri Columbia. Today, this expert is a Certified Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Professional, Chartered Health Consultant by the National Association of Health Underwriters, and is licensed as an Insurance Producer in over 25...
Mr. James Taylor Schmid, ABV, CFF, CPA
Mr. James T. Schmid has over 23 years of experience in the fields of Accounting, Business Valuation, and Fraud. He earned his BS in Engineering from Oakland University and his MBA in Accounting and Finance from Ross School of Business. Today, this expert is Accredited in Business Valuation and Certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a...
Mr. Douglas Gaeton DePhillips
Mr. Douglas G. DePhillips has 31 years of experience in Construction and Architecture with expertise in Construction Management. He earned his BEng in Civil Engineering from Manhattan College. Formerly, this expert served as the Deputy Operations Manager of the Miami Business Unit at Turner Construction Company and as an Executive Vice President of Strategic Growth and the Chief Strategy Officer...
Ms. Samantha Combs
This expert has over 25 years of experience in the auto industry, specializing in claims and risks within the commercial transportation industry. She has provided claims management services to clients including airport parking and shuttle providers, rental car facilities, and commercial transportation providers, such as taxi-cabs, Uber, and Lyft drivers. This expert began her career as a...
Mr. Olie Raymon Jolstad
Mr. Olie R. Jolstad had 44 years of experience in Insurance. He earned his BS in Administration of Justice from Portland State University and, today, this expert is licensed as an Insurance Producer in the States of Nevada, Kansas, Washington, Louisiana, Oregon, Arizona, Texas, Mississippi, Utah, New Jersey, California, Idaho, Pennsylvania, Texas, Colorado, and Florida. Formerly, this expert...
May 21, 2021
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May 21, 2021
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April 5, 2021
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April 5, 2021
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January 6, 2022
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August 10, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has damaged businesses around the globe, causing financial disaster and bankruptcy across many industries. As a company’s...Read more
January 6, 2022
This general liability case takes place in Virginia, involving insurance companies that owe the plaintiff millions of dollars in damages and...Read more
January 7, 2022
This case involves a man whose home, a stucco-walled building, was flooded following a hurricane in his area. The man had his home covered by flood...Read more
January 6, 2022
This case involves a third party administrator for an employer health care plan. The administrator was contacted by the hospital when an employee...Read more
May 4, 2020
This case involves a fire that resulted in severe damage to the plaintiff’s office in Kentucky. The office was insured by a policy provided by the...Read more
September 14, 2021
An forensic accounting expert witness advises on a case involving a hurricane that devastated a university hospital, despite the best efforts of FEMA...Read more
May 4, 2020
This case involves a large garden center that suffered extensive damage due to an electrical fire. After the fire, it was discovered that the...Read more