Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Phoenix Airport
3220 South 48th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85040
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Hone Your Skills as an Expert UM/UIM Practitioner
Statistics say that six out of ten drivers on the road carry inadequate or no insurance. With the largely voluntary nature of UM/UIM insurance coverage and rapidly changing statutory and case law, you have your work cut out for you. Don't struggle through the mountains of legalese alone. Join us at an engaging analysis of current issues in the law and practice of UM/UIM, and get the latest legislative updates along with a balanced view of today's challenges. Register today!
This intermediate-to-advanced level seminar will provide an insightful discussion of the realities of UM/UIM practice beneficial for:
including - Ethics: 1.00
The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 6.0 hours toward your annual MCLE requirement for the State of Arizona, including 1.0 hour of professional responsibility.
ANDREW J. PETERSEN is a partner with Humphrey & Petersen, PC, where his practice emphasizes civil defense litigation, primarily in the areas of insurance law, municipal and civil rights defense, professional malpractice, contract law and indemnification, and appellate litigation. He has represented both insurers and insureds at trial in significant bad faith cases. Mr. Petersen has also represented clients in significant appellate court cases in both the state and federal courts. He has written several articles on legal issues, including an annotation on municipal liability under Section 1983. Mr. Petersen is a past president of the Arizona Association of Defense Counsel and has served as the head of the Amicus Committee for several years. He earned his law degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and graduated, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Arizona. Mr. Petersen is a member of the State Bar of Arizona and the Federal Bar Association, and is admitted to practice before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court.
JOHN L. TULLY is a sole practitioner in Tucson, practicing in the area of insurance law, typically representing insureds. He received his B.A. degree from the University of Notre Dame and his J.D. degree from the University of Arizona. Mr. Tully is a member of the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association, the State Bar of Arizona, and the U.S. Supreme Court Bar; and is judge pro tem for Pima County. He has previously lectured at numerous insurance law seminars.
BURR UDALL is a trial lawyer with Udall Law Firm LLP, where his practice focuses on insurance defense litigation. Mr. Udall also handles general civil and commercial cases, including appellate litigation. He is frequently called upon to serve as a mediator or arbitrator. For 60 years, he has represented insurance companies and their insureds in all aspects of insurance litigation, including first-party, third-party and bad faith litigation. Mr. Udall earned his B.S. and LL.B. degrees from the University of Arizona. In 1997, he was awarded the Walter E. Craig Distinguished Citizen Award by the Arizona Bar Foundation. In 2001, Mr. Udall was named the Defense Lawyer of the Year by the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association. He is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, and a member of the Tucson Defense Bar and the Defense Research Institute. Mr. Udall is also involved in the Volunteer Lawyer Program.June 14 - Phoenix
ALAN P. BAYHAM JR. is a partner in the law firm of Bayham Jerman, PLC, where he has practiced in the area of personal injury litigation for over 20 years. He earned his B.A. and J.D. degrees from Arizona State University. Mr. Bayham was the president of the State Bar of Arizona in 2010 and 2011, and prior to that for ten years, was on the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Arizona. He has taught seminars on court and litigation management, as well as at national seminars on case management of personal injury and civil cases. Mr. Bayham was an instructor in law at Gateway Community College (1991-1992). He has lectured on legal ethics and served as a probable cause panelist for the State Bar of Arizona. Mr. Bayham also is a past committee member of the Attorney Regulation Committee for the Supreme Court of Arizona (2011-2015). He has served as a lecturer on the following topics: "Damages in Personal Injury," "Advanced Uninsured and Underinsured Claims," "Pain and Suffering in Personal Injury," "The Affordable Care Act," and "Personal Injury Claim Litigation."
DAVID M. BELL is of counsel to the Phoenix law firm of Christian, Dichter & Sluga, P.C., where he practices in the areas of insurance coverage, bad faith litigation, professional liability litigation, personal injury litigation, product liability litigation, and commercial litigation. He has been a presenter on the subjects of insurance coverage, personal injury, insurance litigation, and automobile claims for the Maricopa County Bar Association, the State Bar of Arizona and other various professional organizations. Mr. Bell earned both his B.A. and J.D. degrees, with honors, from the University of Iowa. He is certified as a specialist in injury and wrongful death litigation by the State Bar of Arizona Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Bell is a member of the Federation of Defense Corporate Council, an advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates, and a member of the Defense Research Institute. He is also a member of the State Bar of Arizona, the American and Maricopa County bar associations, and a fellow of the Arizona Bar Foundation. Mr. Bell is recognized as a Southwest Super Lawyer and is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.
BARRY E. LEWIN, with the Law Office of Barry E. Lewin, has been a trial lawyer for almost 35 years. His practice areas include personal injury, education law, premises liability, wrongful death, medical malpractice and traumatic brain injury. Mr. Lewin was appointed to be a judge pro tempore by the judges of Maricopa County Superior Court. The time spent as a court-appointed judge pro tempore complements the hundreds of settlements Mr. Lewin has obtained for clients on both sides of cases. It also allowed him to mediate and settle numerous cases without trial. He has taught trial practice, evidence, and legal medicine to lawyers, paralegals and nurse consultants. He has also taught advanced deposition techniques as a faculty member of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. For the last several years, Mr. Lewin has served as a faculty member for the State Bar of Arizona Trial College. He is a member of American Board of Trial Advocates, Arizona Association for Justice, State Bar of Arizona (certified specialist in personal injury and wrongful death litigation), Arizona’s Finest Lawyers (founding member), Million Dollar Advocates Forum, National Trial Lawyers (Top 100 Lawyers) and Southwest Super Lawyers. Mr. Lewin received his B.A. degree, cum laude, from Occidental College and earned his J.D. degree, with distinction, from University of Arizona College of Law.
NATHAN D. MEYER is a partner at Jaburg Wilk PC, where he practices insurance bad faith, insurance coverage, commercial, and liability litigation. Mr. Meyer has been recognized as a Super Lawyer by Southwest Super Lawyers since 2014, has been recognized as a Top Rated Lawyer in insurance law by American Lawyer Media since 2014, was selected to Arizona’s Finest Lawyers in 2014, and was distinguished as a Top 40 Under 40 by the American Society of Legal Advocates in 2014 and 2015 (then he turned 40). Mr. Meyer keeps his clients, contacts, and colleagues up to date on recent developments in Arizona insurance law through e-blast articles and his Arizona Bad Faith Blawg (arizonabadfaithblawg.com). He earned his B.A. degree from Central College of Iowa and his J.D. degree, with distinction, from the University of Iowa College of Law.