Holiday Inn Philadelphia-Cherry Hill
2175 Marlton Pike W
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Civil Trial Law: 14.40
Areas of Professional Practice: 13.00
Course book included with all formats
Effective Strategies in Auto Injury Litigation
Navigating through the maze of auto injury litigation can be tricky. Each case presents new challenges with unique details that need to be thoroughly explored. This extensive two-day seminar will take you from the initial steps of analyzing the case and the insurance coverage through settlement negotiations and trial strategies. Be prepared to handle your next auto injury case like a pro - register today!
This intermediate level program is designed for attorneys. Insurance adjusters and paralegals will also benefit.
DAY 1: Getting Your Auto Injury Case Off the Ground
DAY 2: Wrapping up the Auto Injury Case
DAY 1: Getting Your Auto Injury Case Off the Ground
DAY 2: Wrapping up the Auto Injury Case
including - Ethics: 1.20 Civil Trial Law: 14.40
This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 14.40 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 1.20 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism, and 14.40 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in civil trial law.
including - Ethics: 1.00 Areas of Professional Practice: 13.00
This course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 14.0 credit hours. 13.0 hours can be applied to the areas of professional practice requirement and 1.0 hour can be applied toward the ethics and professionalism requirement. This live format program is appropriate for experienced attorneys.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for a total of 12.0 hours, including 11.0 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and 1.0 hour of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.
DARREN C. AUDINO is a partner with Bardsley, Benedict & Cholden, LLP, where he focuses his practice on the counsel and representation of commercial transportation, retail, and restaurant clients, working to resolve a variety of general liability claims, including premises liability, commercial motor vehicle accidents, food borne illness, and liquor liability. Mr. Audino routinely defends all types of personal injury claims, ranging from minor soft tissue type injuries to catastrophic losses. He is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association and the U.S. District Court District of New Jersey. Mr. Audino earned his B.A. degree from the University of Connecticut and his J.D. degree from Rutgers School of Law.
MELISSA M. BAXTER is an attorney with Rossetti & Devoto, P.C. She concentrates her practice in all aspects of personal injury law. Ms. Baxter currently serves as a Board of Governor to the New Jersey Association of Justice (NJAJ) where she is actively involved in the organization. In 2018, she was elected to serve on the Board of Trustees for the Trial Attorneys of New Jersey. She is one of the youngest trial lawyers ever selected to serve on the board. Ms. Baxter is also an active member of the Burlington and Camden County bar associations, and the Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey. Ms. Baxter earned her B.S. degree from the University of Maryland and her J.D. degree from Rutgers University Law School in Camden, New Jersey.
DR. DAVID COOPER owns and operates The Knee Center, in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia and the Jefferson Orthopedic residency, where he worked closely with Dr. Phil Marone, the Philadelphia Phillies team orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Cooper assisted in the care and surgery of several professional ball players. He also was the house physician at Veterans Stadium for many years. Dr. Cooper is the attending orthopedic surgeon for the NASCAR races at Pocono International Raceway. He entered private practice as a general orthopedic surgeon in Lansdale, Pennsylvania. For four years, Dr. Cooper performed all types of orthopedic surgery; including neck and low back laminectomies and fusions, along with extensive open and closed fracture care. In 1980, he was recruited by Geisinger to open the orthopedic department at the Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital in Wilkes-Barre, where he was one of the first orthopedic surgeons in the valley to introduce knee replacements and arthroscopic surgery. In 1981, Dr. Cooper opened The Knee Center in Wilkes-Barre, to further specialize in the care and treatment of knee and lower extremity disorders. He has personally performed more than 6000 arthroscopic surgeries, ligament repairs and knee replacements. In terms of actually performing surgeries, as opposed to having interns and residents handle the cases, Dr. Cooper is one of the most experienced knee surgeons in the world, as well as being board-certified for life by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, the highest honor that any medical specialist practicing in the U.S. can obtain. As a sought after speaker by many national organizations, he has spoken at the national conferences of the American Bar Association and the Risk Insurance Management Society national meetings in New Orleans and Atlanta. Dr. Cooper is an adjunct professor at Binghamton University and Kings University. He is also a frequent guest lecturer at Binghamton University, Kings University and the University of Scranton.
KEITH J. GENTES is a trial attorney with Malamut & Associates LLC, where he focuses his practice on representing victims of personal injury. Mr. Gentes is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a civil trial attorney. He earned his B.A. degree from Rutgers University and his J.D. degree from Rutgers School of Law. He is admitted to practice in the state of New Jersey, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. Mr. Gentes is a member of the American Association for Justice, the New Jersey Association for Justice, the New Jersey State Bar Association, and the Camden County Bar Association.
MARVIN S. HABER is a co-founder of the law offices of Haber DiPaul LLC. Mr. Haber has more than 30 years of civil, commercial and personal injury (litigation) experience. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and New Jersey State bar associations, and serves as the firm's New Jersey resident partner. He serves as a certified federal and state arbitrator (Pennsylvania) and maintains memberships in several state bars and local trial lawyer associations in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Mr. Haber has recently been appointed to the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Judicial Investigation Committee, organized to vet appellate judges and justices in order to maintain integrity of the Pennsylvania Appellate Court System. He earned his B.A. degree, cum laude, and his Master’s degree in urban affairs at Boston University; and his J.D. degree at Temple University's James E. Beasley School of Law.
JEFFREY R. LERMAN is a senior partner in the litigation department at Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP. His practice emphasizes business litigation, with particular expertise in the representation of insurance carriers in coverage and bad faith cases, and in the insurance representation of a wide range of professionals. Mr. Lerman is chairman of the firm's commercial and professional insurance defense practice. For more than 30 years, he has been the chair of Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP's professional liability insurance defense practice. In this capacity, Mr. Lerman has been lead trial counsel and supervising attorney in hundreds of cases. He has frequently lectured before lawyers and other professionals on matters, including the representation of professionals, insurance coverage litigation, trial practice and ethics. Mr. Lerman earned his B.A. degree, with distinction, from Pennsylvania State University and his J.D. degree from Columbia University Law School in New York.
THOMAS F. SACCHETTA is a founding partner of the law firm of Sacchetta & Baldino. Mr. Sacchetta concentrates in the area of medical malpractice, products liability, premises liability and wrongful death. Mr. Sacchetta is admitted to practice before the State and Federal Courts of New Jersey as well as the State and Federal Courts of Pennsylvania. He is a member of numerous trial lawyers associations and bar associations including the New Jersey State Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Sacchetta is a fellow of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. He is board certified in trial advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Mr. Sacchetta is a member of the National Trial Lawyers which is a top 100 invitation-only organization. He is a graduate of St. Joseph's University where he earned his B.S. degree and a graduate of the Law School of Widener University where he gained his J.D. degree.
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