Sponsors

Proteus Discovery Group

We are a legal services and consulting firm specializing in Information Governance, eDiscovery, and Document Review.  Our four founders are practicing litigators who rely heavily on eDiscovery. We know that litigators and in-house legal teams often think of eDiscovery as an expensive black hole; we make the process more transparent, intuitive and reliable.  Engagements include CFPB defense, data breach analysis, health and safety, product liability, mass tort, class action, and more.

Learn more at www.proteusdiscovery.com  OR Contact Ryan Short (765) 748-8945 / ryan.short@proteusdiscovery.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.

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

Robson Forensic Inc.

Robson Forensic offers comprehensive engineering, architectural, and scientific expert consultants for virtually every potential scenario, as well as fire investigation services. We provide support with on-point experts while providing access to the experience and knowledge from the entire Robson Forensic organization. Our clients, whether they are on the plaintiff or defense side, have benefited from our services. In fact, two-thirds of our business comes from repeat customers. For further information or to discuss the technical aspects of a case, please contact Jason Sweet (614) 210-7400 OR jsweet@robsonforensic.com.

Raths Raths & Johnson, Inc.

Raths, Raths & Johnson, Inc. (RRJ) is a nationally recognized engineering, architecture, and forensics consulting firm that provides investigative, design, repair, and testing services for building structures, enclosures, and materials.  RRJ employs an evaluation methodology that combines knowledge of building sciences and construction materials with the firm’s field/laboratory testing capabilities to deliver an integrated approach to assess and resolve structural and building system behavior and performance issues.  When construction problems exist, RRJ provides a full range of litigation consulting and support services in the areas of dispute resolution, construction delay claims, job history reconstruction, cause/fault determination, expert witness, and presentation capabilities.

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

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 Vinnie Pallisco at (734) 794-8100 or by email vmpallisco@engsys.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.

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.