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Jeremy Starr Consulting LLC
New York, New York
382 Central Park West - suite 10W, 10025


Contact:  Jeremy Starr, FSA, MAAA
www.reinsurancestrategies.com
917-597-3981 Or Toll Free
jstarr@reinsurancestrategies.com
382 Central Park West - suite 10W
New York, New York 10025

Contact:  Jeremy Starr, FSA, MAAA
www.reinsurancestrategies.com
917-597-3981
jstarr@reinsurancestrategies.com
With nearly 40 years of reinsurance experience, Jeremy Starr, FSA, MAAA is uniquely qualified to consult with clients on a wide range of life-reinsurance and corporate-finance issues, including: regulatory consulting increasing the effectiveness of ceded reinsurance structuring XXX and AXXX solutions due diligence for mergers and acquisitions or initial investment by hedge funds Expert Witness Certified Arbitrator, Life Reinsurance Disputes Reinsurance Intermediary Mr. Starr, a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries, has worked as a senior executive for leading reinsurers, a major direct writer, a small reinsurer and an investment bank. In addition, Jeremy stays current on industry regulations and accounting rules via his role as an active member of the Reinsurance Committee of the Risk Management and Financial Account Council at the American Academy of Actuaries (AAA) and the Reinsurance Subcommittee of the Life Practice Council. Jeremy has played a key role in setting and documenting industry standard documents. He is co-Author of the Actuarial Standard of Practice on Reinsurance. Currently Jeremy is a contributing writer to a future Society of Actuaries textbook on IFRS accounting.
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Actuary,  Annuities,  Arbitration,  Consultants,  Insurance,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Underwriting,  Life Insurance,  Litigation Support,  Reinsurance,  Self Funded Insurance, 


With nearly 40 years of reinsurance experience, Jeremy Starr, FSA, MAAA is uniquely qualified to consult with clients on a wide range of life-reinsurance and corporate-finance issues, including: regulatory consulting increasing the effectiveness of ceded reinsurance structuring XXX and AXXX solutions due diligence for mergers and acquisitions or initial investment by hedge funds Expert Witness Certified Arbitrator, Life Reinsurance Disputes Reinsurance Intermediary Mr. Starr, a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries, has worked as a senior executive for leading reinsurers, a major direct writer, a small reinsurer and an investment bank. In addition, Jeremy stays current on industry regulations and accounting rules via his role as an active member of the Reinsurance Committee of the Risk Management and Financial Account Council at the American Academy of Actuaries (AAA) and the Reinsurance Subcommittee of the Life Practice Council. Jeremy has played a key role in setting and documenting industry standard documents. He is co-Author of the Actuarial Standard of Practice on Reinsurance. Currently Jeremy is a contributing writer to a future Society of Actuaries textbook on IFRS accounting.

JM Posner, Inc.
Coral Springs, Florida
11555 Heron Bay Blvd Suite 200, 33067


Contact:  Jeffrey M. Posner
JM Posner, Inc. WEBSITE
954-778-0441 Or Toll Free
jmposner@bellsouth.net
11555 Heron Bay Blvd Suite 200
Coral Springs, Florida 33067

Contact:  Jeffrey M. Posner
JM Posner, Inc. WEBSITE
954-778-0441
jmposner@bellsouth.net
Information:  
Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Securities, 



Robert Hughes Associates Inc.
Richardson, Texas
508 Twilight Trail, Suite 200, 75080


Contact:  John Oakley
http://www.roberthughes.com/
972-980-0088 Or Toll Free
joakley@roberthughes.com
508 Twilight Trail, Suite 200
Richardson, Texas 75080

Contact:  John Oakley
http://www.roberthughes.com/
972-980-0088
joakley@roberthughes.com
Information:  
ERISA,  Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Underwriting,  Reinsurance,  Risk Management,  Workers' Compensation, 



Alvia Services, Inc.
Rancho Murieta, California
6541 Via Sereno, 95683


Contact:  Steven P. Viani
http://www.alviaservicesinc.com/
916-952-8503 Or Toll Free
spviani@aol.com
6541 Via Sereno
Rancho Murieta, California 95683

Contact:  Steven P. Viani
http://www.alviaservicesinc.com/
916-952-8503
spviani@aol.com
Mr. Viani is a registered Civil Engineer in California, Washington and Arizona and a contractor in California. He has over 37 years of environmental remediation, construction, geotechnical construction and forensic engineering experience. He knows site characterization, design and remediation of Superfund and RCRA sites. He developed technical documents supporting claims by contractors and reviewed claims from contractors in many fields of construction and project types. He is experienced in forensic investigation, construction defects, scope of damages, cost estimating, project management, accident investigation and reconstruction, structural failure and other related areas of expertise. As a contractor, he has performed geotechnical construction, waste remediation construction and civil construction. He has investigated, reported and testified for attorneys and insurance companies on a wide variety of files.
Information:  
Civil Engineering,  Construction Accidents,  Construction Claims,  Construction Defects,  Construction Safety,  Failure Analysis,  Forensic Engineering,  Hazardous Materials,  Insurance,  Structural Failure, 


Mr. Viani is a registered Civil Engineer in California, Washington and Arizona and a contractor in California. He has over 37 years of environmental remediation, construction, geotechnical construction and forensic engineering experience. He knows site characterization, design and remediation of Superfund and RCRA sites. He developed technical documents supporting claims by contractors and reviewed claims from contractors in many fields of construction and project types. He is experienced in forensic investigation, construction defects, scope of damages, cost estimating, project management, accident investigation and reconstruction, structural failure and other related areas of expertise. As a contractor, he has performed geotechnical construction, waste remediation construction and civil construction. He has investigated, reported and testified for attorneys and insurance companies on a wide variety of files.

Hatfield Insurance Agency Inc.
Fairfield, Connecticut
1735 Post Road, Unit 5, 06824


Contact:  Guy C. Hatfield CPCU CIC
www.hatfieldinsuranceagency.com
203-256-5660 Or Toll Free
ghatfield@hatfieldinsuranceagency.com
1735 Post Road, Unit 5
Fairfield, Connecticut 06824

Contact:  Guy C. Hatfield CPCU CIC
www.hatfieldinsuranceagency.com
203-256-5660
ghatfield@hatfieldinsuranceagency.com
Information:  
Claims,  Errors and Omissions,  Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices, 



Inwald Consulting Services, Inc.
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
4111 Andover Road, West Building Suite 120, 48302


Contact:  Joseph M. Inwald J.D., CPCU
Inwald Consulting Services, Inc. WEBSITE
248-406-5038 Or Toll Free
jinwald@comcast.net
4111 Andover Road, West Building Suite 120
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48302

Contact:  Joseph M. Inwald J.D., CPCU
Inwald Consulting Services, Inc. WEBSITE
248-406-5038
jinwald@comcast.net

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Consulting and Expert Services related to:

 

  • Risk transfer needs, available commercial insurance policies, and Alternative Risk options,
  • Product Development for Insurers-focused on Professional and Managerial Liability Policies,
  • Broker & Insurer selection and conduct review, including RFP’s and Performance Assessments, and
  • Assist RE & HC organizations decrease their Total Cost of Risk (“TCOR”) and provide Opinion Letters to Bond Trustees and other 3rd Parties opining on the adequacy of Insurance Programs.

Have assisted counsel in obtaining 3 multi-million dollar settlements against National & regional Insurance Brokers on behalf of Insureds and have assisted defense counsel in achieving deminimis settlements on behalf of National and Regional Brokers.  Wharton, JD (U of Mi Law), CPCU, former officer at J & H (National Ins. Broker) and at a NYSE Listed P & C Insurer.
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Insurance,  Insurance Agent Broker,  Insurance Broker Conduct,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Policy Construction,  Medical Malpractice,  Risk Assessment,  Risk Management, 


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Consulting and Expert Services related to:

 

  • Risk transfer needs, available commercial insurance policies, and Alternative Risk options,
  • Product Development for Insurers-focused on Professional and Managerial Liability Policies,
  • Broker & Insurer selection and conduct review, including RFP’s and Performance Assessments, and
  • Assist RE & HC organizations decrease their Total Cost of Risk (“TCOR”) and provide Opinion Letters to Bond Trustees and other 3rd Parties opining on the adequacy of Insurance Programs.

Have assisted counsel in obtaining 3 multi-million dollar settlements against National & regional Insurance Brokers on behalf of Insureds and have assisted defense counsel in achieving deminimis settlements on behalf of National and Regional Brokers.  Wharton, JD (U of Mi Law), CPCU, former officer at J & H (National Ins. Broker) and at a NYSE Listed P & C Insurer.

Law Office of Mitchell L. Lathrop, C.Arb., FCIArb
San Diego, California
600 West Broadway Suite 500, 92101-3357


Contact:  Mitchell Lee Lathrop
www.LathropADR.com
619-955-5951 Or Toll Free
mllathrop@earthlink.net
600 West Broadway Suite 500
San Diego, California 92101-3357

Contact:  Mitchell Lee Lathrop
www.LathropADR.com
619-955-5951
mllathrop@earthlink.net
Mitchell L. Lathrop, C.Arb., FCIArb., a former Presiding Referee of the California State Bar Court, has over 45 years’ experience in the practice of law, and special expertise in Insurance, Reinsurance, and Lawyers' Professional Responsibility. For over 30 years, he has served as a Mediator, Arbitrator and Expert Witness in his fields of expertise.
Information:  
Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Securities,  Legal Malpractice,  Reinsurance, 


Mitchell L. Lathrop, C.Arb., FCIArb., a former Presiding Referee of the California State Bar Court, has over 45 years’ experience in the practice of law, and special expertise in Insurance, Reinsurance, and Lawyers' Professional Responsibility. For over 30 years, he has served as a Mediator, Arbitrator and Expert Witness in his fields of expertise.

Ringwood Consulting Group, Inc.
Allamuchy, New Jersey
, 07820


Contact:  Frank Seigel, CPCU
www.ringwoodconsulting.com
973-616-1800 Or Toll Free
fseigel@earthlink.net

Allamuchy, New Jersey 07820

Contact:  Frank Seigel, CPCU
www.ringwoodconsulting.com
973-616-1800
fseigel@earthlink.net
Frank Seigel, CPCU has over 40 years of insurance experience, with background in: Underwriting, Program Administration, Agency Management, Agent/Broker Responsibilities, Insurance Coverage, Arbitration and Mediation. He has been favorably cited by the New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division; Licensed in Life, Health, Property, Casualty & Surplus Lines; New Jersey Supreme Court Trained Civil Mediator (R. 1:40 Approval Pending). Mr. Seigel has testified at trial or deposition over 20 times over the past four (4) years.
Information:  
Errors and Omissions,  Insurance,  Insurance Agent Broker,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Underwriting, 


Frank Seigel, CPCU has over 40 years of insurance experience, with background in: Underwriting, Program Administration, Agency Management, Agent/Broker Responsibilities, Insurance Coverage, Arbitration and Mediation. He has been favorably cited by the New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division; Licensed in Life, Health, Property, Casualty & Surplus Lines; New Jersey Supreme Court Trained Civil Mediator (R. 1:40 Approval Pending). Mr. Seigel has testified at trial or deposition over 20 times over the past four (4) years.

Sonnier & Fisher Adjusters, LLC
Lake Charles, Louisiana
PO Box 4581, 70606


Contact:  Kermith Sonnier, Adjuster
www.my-adjuster.com
818-262-5104 Or Toll Free 844-344-0422
ksonnier@my-adjuster.com
PO Box 4581
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70606

Contact:  Kermith Sonnier, Adjuster
www.my-adjuster.com
818-262-5104 Or Toll Free 844-344-0422
ksonnier@my-adjuster.com
Kermith Sonnier has 50 years hands-on experience in construction, and 33 years experience as an Insurance Adjuster working in the field on major hurricanes, floods, hailstorms, fires, mudslides, and earthquakes. Mr. Sonnier has tendered loss management and loss consulting services to widely respected companies, as well as the U.S. Coast Guard and other federal agencies who have conducted some of the nation's largest environmental cleanups.
Information:  
Appraisers,  Claims,  Hurricane Damage,  Insurance, 


Kermith Sonnier has 50 years hands-on experience in construction, and 33 years experience as an Insurance Adjuster working in the field on major hurricanes, floods, hailstorms, fires, mudslides, and earthquakes. Mr. Sonnier has tendered loss management and loss consulting services to widely respected companies, as well as the U.S. Coast Guard and other federal agencies who have conducted some of the nation's largest environmental cleanups.

The Schacht Group
Petersburg, Illinois
12271 Wiseman Street, 62675


Contact:  James W. Schacht
http://www.theschachtgroup.com/
312-259-4161 Or Toll Free
jim@theschachtgroup.com
12271 Wiseman Street
Petersburg, Illinois 62675

Contact:  James W. Schacht
http://www.theschachtgroup.com/
312-259-4161
jim@theschachtgroup.com
The Schacht Group, Inc. is founded on the growing need for expert counsel to companies, law firms, and regulators in the insurance field. President James W. Schacht understands how insurance law is applied and implemented because he was instrumental in developing much of the current body of insurance law. He was recognized by the National Association of Insurance Commissioner’s Robert E. Dineen Award in 1990 for having written more model laws, regulatory manuals, and regulations than any other person.
Information:  
Accounting,  Insurance,  Litigation Support,  Reinsurance, 


The Schacht Group, Inc. is founded on the growing need for expert counsel to companies, law firms, and regulators in the insurance field. President James W. Schacht understands how insurance law is applied and implemented because he was instrumental in developing much of the current body of insurance law. He was recognized by the National Association of Insurance Commissioner’s Robert E. Dineen Award in 1990 for having written more model laws, regulatory manuals, and regulations than any other person.

Bondy Advisors
Prairieville, Louisiana
P.O. Box 956, 70769


Contact:  Peter J. Bondy FSA, MAAA
http://bondyadvisors.com/
225-323-5904 Or Toll Free
peter@bondyadvisors.com
P.O. Box 956
Prairieville, Louisiana 70769

Contact:  Peter J. Bondy FSA, MAAA
http://bondyadvisors.com/
225-323-5904
peter@bondyadvisors.com
During his career spanning 40+ years, Peter Bondy has done significant work in the life insurance, annuities, reinsurance, corporate and distribution areas. He has had significant domestic and international experience.
Information:  
Actuary,  Annuities,  Insurance,  Life Insurance,  Reinsurance,  Structured Settlements, 


During his career spanning 40+ years, Peter Bondy has done significant work in the life insurance, annuities, reinsurance, corporate and distribution areas. He has had significant domestic and international experience.

Insurance Education Corporation
Carmel, New York
72 Gleneida Avenue, 10512


Contact:  Ivan E. Cohen RF, ARM, CRM, CIC, AAI, MLIS, CRIS, CPIA
Insurance Education Corporation WEBSITE
845-225-4100 Or Toll Free
icohen@insuranceeducation.biz
72 Gleneida Avenue
Carmel, New York 10512

Contact:  Ivan E. Cohen RF, ARM, CRM, CIC, AAI, MLIS, CRIS, CPIA
Insurance Education Corporation WEBSITE
845-225-4100
icohen@insuranceeducation.biz
Information:  
Bad Faith,  Errors and Omissions,  Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Standard of Care, 



Paul F. Amoruso, CPCU
Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
P.O. Box 981, 34 Barstow Street, 02739


Contact:  Paul F. Amoruso
www.insuranceoperations.com
508-644-1074 Or Toll Free
Pamoruso@insuranceoperations.com
P.O. Box 981, 34 Barstow Street
Mattapoisett, Massachusetts 02739

Contact:  Paul F. Amoruso
www.insuranceoperations.com
508-644-1074
Pamoruso@insuranceoperations.com
Additional E-mail: pamor1046@comcast.net
Information:  
Flammable Fabrics,  Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Product Liability,  Risk Management,  Workers' Compensation, 


Additional E-mail: pamor1046@comcast.net

Snoaspen Insurance Group, Inc.
Reno, Nevada
10775 Double R Blvd., 89521


Contact:  Paul W. Burkett
https://www.linkedin.com/in/paburkett
775-682-4380 Or Toll Free
paulwburkett@sbcglobal.net
10775 Double R Blvd.
Reno, Nevada 89521

Contact:  Paul W. Burkett
https://www.linkedin.com/in/paburkett
775-682-4380
paulwburkett@sbcglobal.net
Mr. Burkett, CEO, SNOASPEN INSURANCE GROUP, Inc since 1995. has extensive experience in providing Risk Management Consultant Services and Policy/Risk Management Program Audit Services to Commercial Clients and Agents/Brokers. Providing Personal and Commercial Insurance Policy Coverage training for Agents, Brokers and Risk Managers. Providing Insurance Coverage Expert Witness Opinions and testimony and also providing Agent/Broker Standard of Care Expert Witness Opinions and testimony for defense and plaintiff counsel concerning insurance disputes.
Information:  
Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Securities,  Insurance Underwriting, 


Mr. Burkett, CEO, SNOASPEN INSURANCE GROUP, Inc since 1995. has extensive experience in providing Risk Management Consultant Services and Policy/Risk Management Program Audit Services to Commercial Clients and Agents/Brokers. Providing Personal and Commercial Insurance Policy Coverage training for Agents, Brokers and Risk Managers. Providing Insurance Coverage Expert Witness Opinions and testimony and also providing Agent/Broker Standard of Care Expert Witness Opinions and testimony for defense and plaintiff counsel concerning insurance disputes.

Witt Actuarial Services, LLC
New Berlin, Wisconsin
6010 Preston Lane, 53151


Contact:  Scott J. Witt
www.wittactuarialservices.com
414-525-8212 Or Toll Free
scottwitt@wittactuarialservices.com
6010 Preston Lane
New Berlin, Wisconsin 53151

Contact:  Scott J. Witt
www.wittactuarialservices.com
414-525-8212
scottwitt@wittactuarialservices.com
Scott J. Witt of Witt Actuarial Services, LLC, an actuary and one of the nation's only fee-only life insurance advisors, serves clients throughout the U.S. including attorneys, financial planners, individuals, banks, business owners, accountants, and trustees of insurance trusts. He is compensated on a fee-only basis, allowing him to serve in a true fiduciary capacity for his clients. Because he has no financial stake in the decisions his clients make, there is no conflict of interest in his recommendations. He provides expert analysis, reports, and testimony regarding a vast array of life insurance topics, including policy suitability, variable life analysis, evaluation of statements made by salespeople, replacement appropriateness, life settlement decisions, insurance schemes, damage calculations, and policy valuations.
Information:  
Actuary,  Damage Calculations,  Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Securities,  Life Insurance, 


Scott J. Witt of Witt Actuarial Services, LLC, an actuary and one of the nation's only fee-only life insurance advisors, serves clients throughout the U.S. including attorneys, financial planners, individuals, banks, business owners, accountants, and trustees of insurance trusts. He is compensated on a fee-only basis, allowing him to serve in a true fiduciary capacity for his clients. Because he has no financial stake in the decisions his clients make, there is no conflict of interest in his recommendations. He provides expert analysis, reports, and testimony regarding a vast array of life insurance topics, including policy suitability, variable life analysis, evaluation of statements made by salespeople, replacement appropriateness, life settlement decisions, insurance schemes, damage calculations, and policy valuations.

Fisher Consulting Group Inc.
El Segundo, California
214 Main Street, 90245


Contact:  Frederick Fisher, J.D., CCP

310-426-2105 Or Toll Free
fjfisher@fishercg.com
214 Main Street
El Segundo, California 90245

Contact:  Frederick Fisher, J.D., CCP

310-426-2105
fjfisher@fishercg.com
310-413-6200
Information:  
Bad Faith,  Claims,  Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices, 


310-413-6200

Richard Masters Insurance Services, Inc.
Ventura, California
35 West Main St Ste B170, 93001


Contact:  Richard Masters
www.expertwitnessinsurance-richardmasters.com/
805-377-2688 Or Toll Free
richard.masters@mac.com
35 West Main St Ste B170
Ventura, California 93001

Contact:  Richard Masters
www.expertwitnessinsurance-richardmasters.com/
805-377-2688
richard.masters@mac.com
Richard has been engaged in over 200 different cases. He has testified in deposition over 150 times and testified at trial both State and Federal over 50 times. He has been offering expert testimony for 35 years. Testimony has been given in the following areas of property and casualty insurance: the standard of care for insurance agents, brokers, surplus lines brokers, underwriters, claims adjusters, insurance companies, risk managers, consultants, independent and public claims adjusters. Testimony has been rendered related to the following topics: Insurance ethics and code applications; insurance industry standards, customs and practice; Interpretation of coverage terms, standard forms and their uses; creation of manuscript forms and endorsements; self-insurance programs; risk management, loss control, claims control, exposure identification, analysis and application; claims adjustment practice and procedures including adherence to Fair Claims Settlement Practices Regulations and potential bad-faith issues. Richard has been an active participant in the insurance industry for 49 years in different capacities and has been able to interact with thousands of insurance professionals in an academic setting in discussing the issues involved in the industry.
Information:  
Claims,  Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,  Insurance Underwriting, 


Richard has been engaged in over 200 different cases. He has testified in deposition over 150 times and testified at trial both State and Federal over 50 times. He has been offering expert testimony for 35 years. Testimony has been given in the following areas of property and casualty insurance: the standard of care for insurance agents, brokers, surplus lines brokers, underwriters, claims adjusters, insurance companies, risk managers, consultants, independent and public claims adjusters. Testimony has been rendered related to the following topics: Insurance ethics and code applications; insurance industry standards, customs and practice; Interpretation of coverage terms, standard forms and their uses; creation of manuscript forms and endorsements; self-insurance programs; risk management, loss control, claims control, exposure identification, analysis and application; claims adjustment practice and procedures including adherence to Fair Claims Settlement Practices Regulations and potential bad-faith issues. Richard has been an active participant in the insurance industry for 49 years in different capacities and has been able to interact with thousands of insurance professionals in an academic setting in discussing the issues involved in the industry.

Insurance & Reinsurance Advisory Services
Corrales, New Mexico
126 Pauline Court, 87048


126 Pauline Court
Corrales, New Mexico 87048

Information:  
Arbitration,  Bad Faith,  Errors and Omissions,  Insurance,  Insurance Bad Faith,  Insurance Coverage and Practices,