Exhibitors

 

American Educational Institute, Inc.

American Educational Institute, established in 1969, provides self-study courses in coverage and claims law. Students learn to identify legal issues and apply them in their everyday claim handling, to make better decisions based on the law. Programs of study include: Legal Principles (a foundation program in the law), Liability, Property, Automobile, Workers' Compensation and Fraud. Professional designations are earned upon program completion, culminating in the Senior Claim Law Associate (SCLA), AEI's highest designation.

Bronstein and Carmona P.A.

Bronstein & Carmona, P.A. is a diverse insurance defense firm founded on the belief that effective legal representation and results are achievable in a cost-effective and efficient manner.

Our experience attorneys are committed to defending our clients’ interests through all facets of the claims/litigation process, from pre-suit to litigation and trial in all Florida courts.

Our team is ambitious, experienced and fresh. This mixture of youth and energy, coupled with exceptional experience and resolve, has earned us a reputation for providing quality legal services throughout South Florida. Our law firm is AV Rated Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. The firm has also received an A.M. Best Rating of Excellent.

Our offices are conveniently located in South Florida situated minutes away from all major expressways, allowing us to serve our clients’ needs in multiple jurisdictions including, but not limited to, Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach Counties, as well as all of Southern Florida.

As our reputation and successful results continue to grow, our clients often request our representation outside of the South Florida area, as well. For more information about our firm, please visit our website at: bronstein-carmona.com  

Cozen O'Connor

Cozen O’Connor is an internationally recognized leader in the area of insurance coverage and claims. With more than 90 dedicated coverage attorneys in 24 offices on two continents, our coverage team handles complex matters for insurance industry clients across the United States and around the world. The firm represents primary and excess insurers, reinsurers, third-party administrators, managing general agents, insurance brokers and agents, and independent adjustment companies. Collectively, our attorneys have experience in virtually every line of business. Our practice areas include:

  • Bad Faith

  • Casualty & Specialty Products

  • Professional Liability

  • Property

  • Reinsurance

Cozen O’Connor works closely with clients throughout the claims process to resolve issues efficiently and in a way that serves insurers’ broad business goals. Often, detailed contractual analysis and thoughtful negotiation can bring a matter to a swift conclusion. If not, our attorneys are highly skilled at dispositive motions, alternative dispute resolutions and trial.

DJG Investigative Services

DJG Investigative Services Inc. is headquartered in Cornelius, NC and has been providing investigative solutions to insurance companies and private corporations for the last 16 years. While our primary focus is insurance investigations DJG also provides services to our corporate clients with loss prevention, risk management and Global Security services in both the public and private sectors on a national basis.

Grecco Construction Consultants

Grecco provides a nationwide team of experienced construction consultants to assist attorneys, adjusters, and examiners with property claims needs. Services include appraisal, builders risk, construction defect, construction document review, desk reviews, Drone inspections, estimate of repair, property inspection support, and umpire. Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial, Institutional, and Residential. We now have building consultants stationed in twenty five metro areas across the United States. See more at www.greccoonline.com.

HGI

HGI is the largest and oldest minority-owned Third Party Administration firm in the United States. We are proud to be a “one-source” firm that can handle property, casualty, workers’ compensation, and funds administration. As a leading provider of completely scalable and customized claims service solutions, we are more than just a vendor. HGI is your partner in the claims management and handling arena. At HGI, we are, “With you through ALL the storms in life…” 

I-CAR

I-CAR, the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair, is an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing the information, knowledge and skills required to perform complete, safe and quality repairs. Formed in 1979 out of a collaboration across the six segments of the collision repair Inter-Industry, I-CAR serves -- and is represented by -- all segments of the Inter-Industry:

  • Collision repair
  • Insurance
  • Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs)
  • Education, training and research
  • Tools, equipment and supply
  • Related industry services

I-CAR's focus is to provide everyone involved in collision repair with access to high-quality, industry-recognized training solutions. I-CAR also encourages and supports ongoing conversations in the industry on issues that impact collision repair.

International Insurance Institute, Inc.

International Insurance Institute, Inc. provides a variety of superior services dedicated to the enhancement of the insurance industry. Our goal is to assist the claims environment in its many highly technical and ever changing methods of operation via our analysis recommendation and educational processes. All instructors are experienced claims managers and certified instructors that specialize in real-life claims applications. International Insurance Institute, Inc. also provides CE approved online video training.

Kubicki Draper

Kubicki Draper was founded in 1963 and emerged as a defense litigation boutique, comprised of a select team of trial lawyers known for their high professional legal standards and ethics. In response to the growing needs of its clientele, the firm began expanding in the early 1980's and, today, is a diverse, full-service law firm providing trial, appellate, coverage, commercial and real estate transaction services. With twelve offices from the Florida Keys to Mobile, Alabama, Kubicki Draper is well-positioned to effectively represent its clients throughout Florida and the southern regions of Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi. The firm prides itself on being client focused and using resources effectively and efficiently to provide value. For more information, please visit our website, www.kubickidraper.com or contact the firm’s President, Brad McCormick, at (305) 982-6707 / bmc@kubickidraper.com.

Latitude Subrogation Services

Latitude provides a wide variety of services such as Subrogation Management, Identification Programs and Salvage Administration.

In the area of Subrogation Management, Latitude will analyze customer's claims business and industry benchmarks in order to target the best recovery goals. They have extensive experience handling auto, property and workers' compensation subrogation claims in all 50 states.

Identification Programs include finding opportunities in customer's open, pending and closed claims. They can review a customer's First Notice of Loss or First Report of Injury and help to determine their next steps to identify and preserve more subrogation opportunities. Reviewing closed files can also reveal missed subrogation opportunities.

In the area of Salvage Administration, because subrogation and salvage recoveries are reported together on Schedule P of the National Association of Insurance Commissioner reports, Latitude has created a dedicated unit that handles the administration of salvage titling. This helps streamline the related transactions associated with total loss vehicles and specialty vehicle salvage.

Matthiesen, Wickert & Lehrer, S.C.

Matthiesen, Wickert & Lehrer, S.C. is a national subrogation law firm with over 34 years of experience in workers' compensation, professional liability, automobile, property and casualty, health and disability (ERISA) policies, insurance coverage issues and in-house subrogation program and educational webinars. This national Recovery Program utilizes 285 sets of local counsel throughout North America and has served the subrogation needs of over 250 insurance carriers, resulting in over $500 million in recoveries and credits since 1983.

National Forensic Consultants, Inc.

National Forensic Consultants, Inc. is a multi-disciplinary forensic investigation firm. We have been providing expert investigation services for the legal, insurance, product manufacturing and construction industries since 1995.

In conjunction with our other services, NFC also offers forensic litigation support. Our experts have the experience to provide expert testimony in state and federal courts.

When faced with a difficult decision on who to use or what approach to take on any given project, our Regional Managers are there to provide guidance, ensuring the right expert is selected from the start. Using our team approach saves you valuable time and unnecessary costs associated with redundant inspections.

Take advantage of our vast knowledge base within this specialized industry to find the right ‘NFC Expert’ for the project at hand.

The National Underwriter Company

The National Underwriter Company, a division of ALM Media, LLC, provides direct access to accurate and relevant insurance expertise through its vast collection of long-standing, highly respected online and print resources such as Professional P&C Designation Programs, FC&S Online, Property & Casualty Coverage Guides FC&S Legal, and more. National Underwriter continues to serve as the industry’s most reputable and trusted brand—delivering field-tested and sales-driven strategies along with a comprehensive blend of feature analysis and peer-to-peer content to give agents, brokers and other key insurance professionals the crucial information they need to be successful. 

New Orleans Family Justice Center

Founded in 2007, The New Orleans Family Justice Center (NOFJC) is a public-private partnership of agencies dedicated to ending family violence, dating violence, sexual assault, child abuse, human trafficking and stalking. NOFJC’s one-stop, victim-services center uses prevention strategies and a coordinated response to violence. This co-location model is recognized nationally as best-practice for survivors, as it eliminates the need to schedule multiple appointments across the city to address multiple issues. Our service pledge directs our strategies: Provide survivor-centered services, create an atmosphere and culture of empowerment, enhance partner collaboration and excellence and provide community outreach and education. Our mission is to break the vicious cycle and community impact of domestic violence.

Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.

Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. is a worldwide provider of forensic consulting services to insurance companies, law firms, corporations, and government agencies. Rimkus assists clients in the responsive and timely resolution of claims and disputes. The company’s team of professional engineers, scientists, and technical specialists is recognized for its commitment to service excellence by local, national, and international business communities.

Stuart-Lippman and Associates, Inc.

Stuart-Lippman and Associates has been successfully collecting Commercial, Workers Comp, and Personal lines Subrogation, Property Damage, Employee Dishonesty, Restitution, Overpayments and Product Liability Claims for the last 22 years.

Stuart-Lippman and Associates has designed comprehensive and aggressive nationwide Subrogation and Arbitration recovery programs that can be tailored to meet any Insurance companies needs. We are experts at collecting any type of Tort, even claims that were previously closed as un-collectible.

Commercial Collection Agencies of America certified, Stuart-Lippman and Associates offers a dynamic recovery alternative that is grounded on knowledge. It is what makes us stand apart. Our staff is composed of professional subrogation collectors, intercompany arbitration specialists, a license suspension department, skip tracers, licensed private investigators, professional insurance agents, licensed claims adjusters, nationwide on premises legal representation through Lou Spivack Attorneys at Law, and knowledgeable account representatives.

Having a thorough understanding of your loss, while maintaining a rigorous code of ethics ensures professional handling of files, responsive service, and a much higher rate of return to our clients, which over the last 20 years has exceeded 900 million dollars.

We would appreciate an opportunity to show you how Stuart-Lippman and Associates will outperform and over produce against any other third party vendor.

Thomas George Associates, Ltd.

For almost fifty years, increasing cash flow position, streamlining billing issues and maximizing insurance recoveries is why Thomas George Associates, Ltd. has been a top choice for insurance carriers across the nation. In order to help our clients reach their recovery goals, our experienced team members are trained to understand that the art of collection is not an exact science. To obtain effective results, our staff understands that each case poses a different obstacle.

TGA has remained on the cutting edge of technology and performance like no other professional organization in the industry. As a family owned business, TGA is made up of insurance specialists, licensed adjusters, collection experts, as well as accounting and management professionals. Our solid foundation of leadership equates to our reputation of consistent performance. That is how you keep clients; and how you earn new ones!

VeriClaim

Vericlaim, Inc., a Sedgwick company, provides unsurpassed adjusting and claims management services to the risk management and insurance communities. Our customized, proactive approach enables our clients to experience better, faster and more consistent claims settlements, as well as reduced loss expense. Vericlaim has over 180 branch locations across the United States, and we are one of the founding members of vrs Adjusters, the world's premier global loss adjusting organization. 

The Wilber Group

Wilber is the largest Subrogation-only law firm in the nation and has been an industry leader both in incoming placements and collection ability since the early 1990’s. From initial contact with a claimant/claimant-carrier to full-fledged litigation, Wilber is equipped to provide a full range of services for your business. Whatever your needs are, we are happy to assist you at any point in the process. While Wilber has built its reputation on excellent uninsured motorist collections, our adjuster team has the experience to tackle the hardest of your property, auto, commercial, or G&M cases. Wilber’s Arbitration department is also ready to help with your case load, whether it is an occasional placement or all your applicant and respondent arbitrations. Wilber is the “one-stop-shop” for your subrogation needs. We can take the pressure off your organization with state of the art processes and real time communication. Keep Wilber in mind to help you affect the bottom line.