Sponsors

Explico Engineering Co.

Explico Engineering is a fast-growing firm that delivers premium scientific and engineering services in areas such as accident reconstruction, biomechanics, human factors, data analytics, and much more. We use state-of-the-art tools and techniques to solve problems and convey findings in simple, concise terms.  Our multidisciplinary team consists of seasoned experts in mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, metallurgy, biomechanics, neuromechanics, accident reconstruction, human factors, data analysis, and more who are equally comfortable in the boardroom, courtroom, or out in the field. For more information, please contact Emma Kinsel (248) 568-8951  ekinsel@explico.com.

Ringler Associates

Ringler Associates – Structured Settlements

Ringler Associates is the oldest and largest structured settlement company in the world.  Presenting Tax-Free, guaranteed annuities for Physical Injury claims including Liability and Workers’ Compensation.  Some of our services include: Participate in Settlement Conferences and Mediations; Prepare settlement offers; Work with you to develop settlement strategy; Compute economic damages; Analyze Life Care Plans; Meet with injured party to explain advantages and present offers; Prepare settlement documents; Help facilitate settlements involving Medicare Set-Asides.  There is no charge for our services.  To learn more, please visit our website at www.ringlerassociates.com or contact Denise Spaulding at (800) 359-2924 dspaulding@ringlerassociates.com.

SEA, Ltd.

SEA, Ltd. is a multi-disciplined engineering and fire investigation company specializing in failure analysis. SEA, Ltd. also conducts environmental and industrial hygiene analysis. We offer a complete investigative service, which includes mechanical, electrical, civil and materials engineers; along with fire investigators, industrial hygienists and certified safety professionals; and a fully equipped chemical testing laboratory. These disciplines interact to provide a thorough and independent analysis that will support any subsequent litigation. For more information, please contact: Dominic DallaRiva 1 (800) 782-6851 ext. 298 ddallariva@sealimited.com.

Exponent-Failure Analysis Associates

Exponent (formerly Failure Analysis Associates) is a multidisciplinary engineering and scientific consulting practice with over 350 technical staff with expertise and experience with over 70 disciplines. Our work includes: accident investigation and reconstruction, failure analysis of vehicles and other mechanical systems, product safety and liabilty studies; investigations of fires and explosions; environmental, natural resources and health studies including mold infestation; civil and structural engineering; building and construction technologies; risk management and workplace saftey including ergonomics; biomechanical engineering and injury causation; visual communications such as demonstrative evidence; and litigation support. Contact: Bette McKenzie – Manager Client Services (508) 652-8582

CTLGroup

CTLGroup provides technical support for cases that range from functional failures to catastrophic structural collapse, including: professional standards of care, construction delays & defects, structural & material failures, natural disasters, and terrorist attacks.  CTLGroup offers litigation support for traditional dispute resolution as well as assistance with alternate dispute resolution methods.  A CTLGroup investigation provides our legal and insurance clients with an accurate assessment of damage and an expert, technical analysis of causation to be used for purposes of claims adjustment or litigation. For more information, please call CLTGroup Headquarters at (847) 965-7500 or Dennis McCann at (630)995-3949 X202.  Or email DMccann@ctlgroup.com.

ARCADIA The Structure Settlements Company

Founded in 1972, Arcadia is the industry-leading structured settlement firm and driven by a passion for empowering people. We have used well-proven strategies, innovative products, and unparalleled service to help settle over 325,000 claims involving structured settlement funding of over $40 billion. Consultants are available for in-person meetings with you and your clients, mediation attendance, CLE/training presentations, prompt delivery of settlement proposals, analysis of proposals you receive, and accurate coordination of final settlement documentation. Our services add significant value to matters involving: General Liability, Catastrophic Injury, Wrongful Death, Cases involving Minors, Workers’ Compensation, Medical Malpractice, Mass Torts, Medicare Set-Asides, Special Needs Trusts, Lien Resolution, and Government Benefits—to name a few. We also create structured settlements for attorney’s fees that can reduce yearly taxable income and result in a low risk, higher-yielding portfolio.Our goal is to help people navigate the complexities of injury claims with experience, compassion, and attention to future needs

ThemeVision

ThemeVision LLC provides trial consulting, graphic design, and opinion research services to law firms, businesses, and government. Our consultants are social-science Ph.D.s who also hold advanced degrees in law or legal studies, as well as graphic designers and animators. We have the responsiveness you would expect from a boutique consulting firm, but we also enjoy the resources typically associated with the largest consulting firms. This combination has allowed us to grow our national practice serving both large and small clients.   For more information, please contact Amit Patel at (317) 231-7744 or email amit.patel@themevision.com.

Engineering Systems Inc. (ESI)

ESI is a preeminent engineering and scientific investigation and analysis firm committed to providing clear answers to the most technical issues faced by our clients.  Our comprehensive multidisciplinary expertise and practical experience, combined with our extensive diagnostic, analytical, and physical testing capabilities, create an ideal environment for efficiently solving the challenges our clients bring to us.  For more information. please contact Bear Ferguson at (630) 851-4566 or email BLFerguson@engsys.com.

Objective Medical

Doctor Robert Gregori M.D. graduated from Loyola University of Chicago Magna Cum Laude in 1980. He proceeded to Medical School at The University of Illinois graduating in 1984. Dr. Gregori completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at The University of Michigan serving as Chief Resident in 1987 and was board certified in PM&R in 1988. He later passed the subspecialty board in Pain Management in 2004. Doctor Gregori served as Director of Physiatry with OrthoIndy thru 2006 and is now dedicating his practice to medical legal consulting work with a medical license in Indiana. Gregori also developed inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient pain management programs, serving as the medical director at several hospitals throughout his career.  Dr. Robert Gregori’s experience professionally covers essentially all aspects of musculoskeletal medicine and neurologic conditions. He has treated hundreds of patients with catastrophic brain and spinal cord injuries as well as multiple trauma and peripheral nerve injuries. He is well versed in spinal conditions. Doctor Gregori is considered an expert in CRPS/RSD and performed thousands of EMG’s.  Dr. Gregori is now focusing his practice as a medical legal consultant, addressing diagnosis, causation, significance of pre-existing conditions, impairment, disability, appropriateness of treatment, and projected future treatments.

Dr. Gregori’s practice, Objective Medical, provides a full range of medical legal services including expert testimony. His opinions are well supported not only by his 25 years of experience but also with support of science through current literature and practice guidelines. He maintains an unbiased and objective approach to rendering opinions and answering referral source questions. He keeps a balanced workload serving both defense and plaintiff cases, as well as the Indiana Workers Compensation Board. Dr. Gregori is also available as an educational resource for speaking engagements or to assist with physician deposition preparation.  For more information contact Tom Verhovshek (317) 789-8595  tomv@objectivemedical.net.

Stewart & Richardson

For more than 40 years, Stewart Richardson has provided the legal community with exceptional court reporting services.  No matter where you are, we can deliver the accurate transcripts, legal videos, and tech solutions you need for your most pressing timelines.  Stewart Richardson covers all the details, whether it’s live streaming a video deposition or making sure the coffee is hot.

With conveniently located offices in Indianapolis, Valparaiso, Fort Wayne, South Bend, Evansville and Carmel, we cover your litigation needs statewide, nationwide and worldwide.

Please contact Joannie Geuder for more information. joannie@stewartrichardson.com or call 317-440-4872