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Primary Area of Expertise

Property & Casualty Insurance

Expert Witness Profile

Property & Casualty Insurance Expert Witness - See for expanded CV & Cases list. Insurance agency principal for 23 years with responsibility for insurance procurement, client service and agency management. Insurance career includes working as a corporate Risk Manager and serving as Adjunct Professor of Insurance with two Texas universities. Expertise includes underwriting, policy structure and claims handling practices.

Technical Expertise:

* Standard of Care: Agent / Broker Errors & Omissions, Insurance Bad Faith, Claims Handling Custom & Practice
* Liability Insurance: Commercial Auto, Commercial General Liability, Products Liability, Pollution / Environmental, Commercial Umbrella, Aviation, Workers Compensation
* Property Insurance: Flood Insurance, Business Interruption / Extra Expense, Ocean Marine, Inland Marine, Boiler & Machinery / Equipment Breakdown
* Construction: Completed Operations, Construction Defect, OCIP-CCIP-Wrap Ups, Additional Insureds, Contractual Liability / Indemnity Agreements, Builders Risk
* Professional Liability Insurance, Directors & Officers Liability, Employment Practices Liability, Claims Made Policy Forms
* Personal Lines: Personal Auto, Homeowners, Farm & Ranch Owners, Watercraft / Boats, Personal Umbrella Insurance
* Crime Insurance: Fidelity Bonds, Employee Dishonesty
* Surplus Lines: Managing General Agents, Third Party Claims Administrators
* Large deductible / Self-insured plans / Retrospective rating (incurred and paid loss)
* Policy construction, Premium audits, Reinsurance

Representative client industries:

Contractors, Manufacturing, Real Estate, Trucking, Oil & Gas, Banks, Insurance Carriers, Nonprofits, Pharmaceuticals, Technology, Retail-Wholesale, Import-Export, Service Companies, Wildlife Parks, Aviation, Shipping

Education & Licenses

*BBA Insurance - University of Texas
*CPCU - Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter
*CIC - Certified Insurance Counselor
*CRM - Certified Risk Manager
*Licenses - Property Casualty and Risk Manager