From Initial Investigation to Settlement or Trial
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Every year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports more than 6 million motor vehicle traffic crashes, more than a third of which result in injuries or death. When these injuries are the result of negligence and a prospective client seeks your counsel, will you know how to proceed? This intensive guide will walk you through the key stages of an auto injury case with real-world instruction and tips. From case intake and initial investigation to settlement or trial, get the practical skills you need to steer auto injury cases toward a favorable resolution. Order today!
including - Ethics: 1.00 Civil Trial: 7.00
Approved by The Florida Bar, this program may qualify for up to 7.0 general hours of CLER self-study credit including 1.0 hour of self-study ethics credit. Certification: 7.0-Civil Trial.
SCOTT A. ARTHUR joined Gunn Law Group, P.A., upon graduation from Georgetown University Law Center in 2005. Mr. Arthur’s practice is focused on representing policyholders and the injured in claims against insurance companies, including cases involving insurance coverage, unfair claims settlement practices, and insurance bad faith. In 2009, and from 2011-2017, Florida Super Lawyers has recognized him as a Rising Star in the practice area of insurance coverage. Mr. Arthur has litigation and appellate experience in both state and federal court. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Florida and his J. D. degree from Georgetown University Law Center, where he was editor of the Georgetown Immigration Law Journal. Mr. Arthur is a member of The Florida Bar, American Association for Justice, American Bar Association, Florida Justice Association, Hillsborough County Bar Association and Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association.
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.
KATHRYN E. LEE is the research and writing, trial support, and appellate side of Woods Trial Law, a small but relentless litigation firm. She has significant experience litigating insurance bad faith and insurance coverage at the trial level and on appeal. Ms. Lee is the author of “Discovery and Confidentiality Agreements,” published in the Stetson Journal of Advocacy in 2015. She is a member of the Florida Justice Association and the Tampa Bay Inn of Court. Ms. Lee earned her J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Florida State University College of Law and her B.A. degree, magna cum laude with honors, from the University of North Florida.
JOHN V. TUCKER is the managing shareholder of Tucker & Ludin, P.A., with headquarters in St. Petersburg, Florida where he helps people get disability insurance benefits, life insurance benefits, ERISA benefits, and veteran’s (VA) service connected disability compensation benefits. He handles first party insurance and bad faith claims in Florida, and ERISA and VA compensation claims across the country, and has represented thousands of people throughout Florida and the United States. Mr. Tucker is admitted to practice before all state courts of Florida, as well as multiple U.S. District Courts in Florida, Connecticut, Tennessee, Wisconsin, and Washington, D.C. He is also admitted to practice before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims in Washington, D.C. Mr. Tucker earned his B.A. degree from the University of Florida and J.D. degree from the University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law. He has received recent designations as one of Florida Trend’s Legal Elite and as a Super Lawyer.
KEVIN B. WOODS is the principal of Woods Trial Law. Mr. Woods' litigation practice is focused in the areas of brain and spinal cord injury, wrongful death, and general civil litigation. He is certified by The Florida Bar as a board certified civil trial lawyer. Mr. Woods graduated with his B.S. degree from the University of Florida and earned his J.D. degree, with honors, from the University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law. He is a member of The Florida Bar, the Hillsborough County Bar Association and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
MARK H. WRIGHT is a partner with Jayson, Farthing, Skafidas & Wright, P.A., where his experience includes litigation, negotiation and counseling services. He has covered numerous substantive areas of the law, including serious injury and wrongful death cases, premises liability, products liability, negligent security, insurance disputes, automobile crashes, truck crashes and motorcycle collisions. Mr. Wright is a member of The Florida Bar, Hillsborough County Bar Association, and the Florida Justice Association. He earned his B.A. degree from Tulane University, and his J.D. degree from the University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law.