Member/Fellow News

Ms. Melissa Thomas

Chief Marketing Officer

INTERTEL Names Melissa Thomas Chief Marketing Officer

Disability and Investigations Industry Veteran to lead innovative, data-driven marketing programs FOR the nationally recognized leader in Medical Canvassing.
INTERTEL, the nationally recognized leader in Medical Canvassing, today announced that Melissa Thomas has joined INTERTEL, Inc. as Chief Marketing Officer.

Mr. Marcos Mendoza

Assistant Director, Legal and Regulatory Affairs
Texas Association of School Boards

Assistant Director, Legal and Regulatory Affairs

Marcos received appointments as adjunct faculty and as a Scholar in Residence at the Univ. of CT School of Law, teaching Professional Liability Insurance Law. He recently published the article "The Cosmetic Damage Exclusion: Time for a Change" in the Claims Journal

Ms. Karen Holmes

Balestreri, Potocki & Holmes


The law firm of Balestreri Potocki & Holmes announces the retirement of shareholder Karen Holmes effective 5/31/18. Holmes spent the last 16 years of her 35-year career with the firm as a successful trial attorney and litigator focusing on civil litigation and professional liability defense matters.

Mr. David Grossman

Simon Reed & Salazar

Speaking on Why Civility Matters in the Legal Profession

David W. Grossman, Esq. of Simon, Reed, & Salazar, P.A., Miami, Florida recently spoke to the University of Miami College of Law on "Why Civility Matters."  Mr. Grossman is a Member of the CLM Insurance Fraud Committee, America Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), and is Board Certified in Civil Trial by the Florida Bar and NBTA.  

Mr. Allen Eraut

Rizzo Mattingly Bosworth PC

Rizzo Mattingly Bosworth Named to List of 100 Best Companies to Work For

Rizzo Mattingly Bosworth PC is proud to have been selected for the second year in a row to Oregon Business magazine’s list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon. The magazine determined which organizations to include based on confidential input from more than 10,000 employees across the state who were surveyed about workplace satisfaction.

Mr. Stephan Kowalczyk

Provencher & Company

Provencher & Company, LLC announces successful launch of Major Case Unit

Provencher & Company, LLC is pleased to announce the successful launch of their Major Case Unit (MCU).  
The inaugural members of the Major Case Unit are Alex Chernov and Bradley Gipson.  Both Alex and Brad each come to Provencher & Company with more than 10 years’ claims experience and the desire to continue to learn from Jerry Provencher. 
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