Best Practices for Workers' Compensation Attorneys (USB Seminar)

MCLE Credits: 4.0
Ethics Credits Included: 0.0

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A pre-recorded video replay of the May 2014 live seminar, Best Practices for Workers' Compensation Attorneys. (Learn more about the USB seminar format.)

Price: $195 - USB with electronic materials
          $225 - USB plus printed materials (includes electronic materials)

Available Through: 06/30/2017


Topics covered include:

  • What the Commissioners Expect
  • Attorney Fees
  • Practice Pointers from Seasoned Attorneys
  • Pre- and Post-Hearing Procedures from the Deputies
Commissioners and deputy commissioners, along with experienced workers’ compensation attorneys, discuss the most common problems encountered by the practitioner and their solutions. This program is a unique opportunity to hear from the bench and learn how to improve your handling of a worker’s compensation case, including written statements and your presentation at the hearing and at the review levels.

Learn the mechanics of the process by which cases are referred to the docket and scheduled for hearing. Understanding the commissioners’ viewpoints on certain aspects of compensability issues, credibility, marketing, dismissal for cause, and eligibility for partial disability benefits is essential to the practitioner. Learn what the commissioners expect. Enormously experienced presenters discuss what a lawyer handling a worker’s compensation case needs to know in order to skillfully present a case.
 

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Faculty

FACULTY

Wesley G. Marshall, Commissioner Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission / Richmond
R. Ferrell Newman, Commissioner Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission / Richmond
Roger L. Williams, Commissioner Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission / Richmond
James J. Szablewicz, Chief Deputy Commissioner Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission / Richmond
Frederick M. Bruner, Deputy Commissioner Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission / Richmond
Hon. Carolyn J. Colville, Deputy Commissioner Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission / Richmond
Angela F. Gibbs, Deputy Commissioner Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission / Richmond
Kathy Daniel, Senior Compromise Settlement Analyst, Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission / Richmond
Craig A. Brown, Ashcraft & Gerel, LLP / Alexandria
Daniel E. Lynch, Lynch & Cornett, P.C. / Richmond
Charles F. Midkiff, Midkiff, Muncie & Ross, P.C. / Richmond

MODERATOR

Lawrence J. Pascal, Ashcraft & Gerel, LLP / Alexandria

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