Hyatt Place Tampa Airport/Westshore
4811 West Main Street
Tampa, FL 33607
Civil Trial: 7.00
Course book included with all formats
Value Claims, Reduce Liens, Negotiate Settlements, Litigate Damages and More
Many factors can affect the value of a personal injury settlement or jury verdict. Some are out of anyone's control, but much of it boils down to the skills of the attorneys handling the case. How is your damages game? Do you know how to negotiate and minimize the impact of liens on the settlement? Shore up your negotiation and litigation techniques in this full-day program. Our seasoned plaintiff and defense attorney faculty will teach you how to get better settlements and verdicts for your clients. Gain practical how-to's and pointers for your next case - register today!
This basic-to-intermediate level seminar is designed for attorneys. Insurance professionals and paralegals may also benefit.
including - Ethics: 1.00 Civil Trial: 7.00
Approved by The Florida Bar for a maximum of 7.0 general hours of CLER credit including 1.0 hour of ethics. Certification: 7.0-Civil Trial.
NICHOLAS M. ATHANASON is president of the Law Offices of Nicholas M. Athanason in St. Petersburg, Florida. He has handled hundreds of personal injury, wrongful death cases, insurance claims, criminal defense, and family law matters. Mr. Athanason is admitted to practice in both state and federal courts, including the Supreme Court of the United States and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the St. Petersburg Bar Association, the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, and the American Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Athanason earned his B.A. degree from the University of Central Florida in Orlando and his J.D. degree from Stetson University College of Law.
JACK GORDON of Maney|Gordon Trial Lawyers, is a highly skilled trial attorney who has been profiled among the Top Lawyers in the Bay Area by Tampa Bay Magazine and has twice been selected a Leading Attorney of the Southeastern United States in Forbes magazine. He has been selected for inclusion among Florida's Legal Elite and recognized among the Top 100 Super Lawyers in the state of Florida, and among the Top 50 Super Lawyers of Tampa Bay. In 2016 and 2017, Mr. Gordon was named the #1 Medical Malpractice Lawyer by his peers in Tampa Magazine. Four times board certified in civil trial law by The Florida Bar, he is also certified by The National Board of Trial Advocacy as an expert in both civil trial law and civil pre-trial litigation. In 2017, Mr. Gordon earned National Board Certification as an expert in medical malpractice law by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys. He was honored in Florida Top Verdicts for having obtained the largest award in a lawsuit involving a motorcycle accident in 2017 (14.95 million dollars) and he continues to serve as co-counsel to lawyers prosecuting bars and clubs throughout Florida for injuries resulting from improper service of alcohol, and in cases of injuries resulting from motorcycle accidents. In 2016, Mr. Gordon was elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America (2018 Edition). He earned his B.A. degree from Tulane University and his J.D. degree from Tulane University Law School.
SCOTT R. JEEVES is the president of the Jeeves Law Group, PA, in St. Petersburg, Florida. He is a certified circuit court mediator and admitted to practice in the state courts of Florida, and before the U.S. District Court of the Middle District of Florida and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Mr. Jeeves also serves as class counsel in numerous cases both in state and federal court. He handles complex personal injury and medical malpractice actions as lead counsel. Mr. Jeeves earned his B.A. degree from the University of Florida and his J.D. degree from Stetson University College of Law. He is a member of the Pinellas County, Hillsborough County and American bar associations; the Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers; and an Eagle member of the Florida Justice Association.
RICHARD M SEBEK is a shareholder with the law firm of Banker Lopez Gassler P.A., in Tampa, Florida. His areas of practice include long-term care litigation, medical malpractice, products liability, premises liability, admiralty and maritime matters, wrongful death litigation, and insurance litigation. Mr. Sebek is listed in The Best Lawyers of America (2005 - present) and also was recognized as one of Florida's top lawyers in health care by Florida Monthly Magazine. He has been admitted to practice in all Florida federal courts, as well as in the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Sebek earned his B.S. degree, with honors, from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy and his J.D. degree, with honors, from Stetson University College of Law. He is a member of the American Bar Association, The Florida Bar, the Florida Defense Lawyers Association, the Defense Research Institute, the Maritime Law Association and the Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute.
$349 / Each Additional