Seminar Courses Taught

December 11, 1998
  • Lorman Education Services
  • Workers Compensation in Illinois
    • Covered Employment
    • Covered Injuries and Diseases
    • Benefits
    • Wage Differential
    • Procedure
    • Defenses


August 2, 2000
  • Lorman Education Services
  • Introduction to Workers Compensation in Illinois
    • Benefits
      • Temporary Total Disability (TTD)
      • Permanent Total Disability
      • Permanent Partial Disability (PPD)
      • Disfigurement
      • Average Weekly Wage (AWW)
      • Wage Differential
      • Medical
      • Vocational Rehabilitation
      • Death Benefits
      • Third Party Claims (Kotecki)
      • Penalties
      • Procedures


December 8, 2000
  • Lorman Education Services
  • Workers Compensation in Illinois


August 8 2001
  • Lorman Education Services
  • Introduction to Workers Compensation in Illinois
    • Awards and Procedures


May 30 2002
  • Lorman Education Services
  • Advanced Workers Compensation in Illinois
    • Rate Adjustment Fund
    • Benefits Payable to Employee
    • Second Injury Fund
    • Death Claim Beneficiaries
    • Burial Benefit
    • Lump Sum
    • Credit for Life Insurance
    • Liens on Workers Compensation Cases
    • Lien Rights of the Workers Compensation Carrier on Third Party Liability Claims


March 30, 2006
  • Lorman
    • Basic Workers Compensation


October 8, 2007
  • Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
    • Handling a Vehicle Crash Case
      • Intake, Pre-suit Investigation, Early Settlement, Complaint, Discovery and Trial, Handling Damages, Dealing with Treating Physicians, Chiropractors and Physical Therapists, Effective Trial Presentations


June 25, 2008
  • National Business Institute
    • Handling the Auto Injury Claim
      • Taking the Case to Trial


September 12 2008
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
    • Going to Trial Seminar
      • Seminar Planning Chair and Program Planning Chair


February 28 2009
  • Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education
    • Litigating Bank and Neck Injury Cases


March 21, 2009
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Assoc.
  • Auto Cases Seminar
  • Planning Chair and Moderator
  • Taught Course on the Case Pre-Trial


October 2, 2009
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Assoc.
    • Demonstrative Exhibits


March 27, 2010
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
    • Transportation Seminar
      • Preparing for Trial
        • Violation of Statute as Evidence of Negligence
        • Admissibility of Evidence
          • Drugs and Alcohol
          • Pleas of Guilt
          • Seat Belts
          • Official Publications
          • Annuity Tables
        • Opinion Witness Testimony
        • Pre-Existing Conditions
        • Proximate Cause
        • Increased Risk
        • Bereavement and Loss of Society
      • Closing Argument
        • Jury Instructions
        • Per Diem
        • Insurance Benefits


February 15, 2012
  • Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education
  • Handling a Motor Vehicle Crash Cases from occurrence
  • to trial: Plaintiff and Defense
    • Overcoming Juror Biases in Civil Litigation
      • Supreme Court Rule 234
      • Excuses for Cause
      • Peremptory Challenges