Joe Garin to Speak at the 2016 CLM Claims College – School of Professional Lines

Joseph Garin resize 1Joe Garin, Managing Partner of the firm’s Las Vegas office, will be speaking at the CLM 2016 Claims College School of Professional Lines. The 2016 Claims College will be held in Baltimore, Maryland, September 7-10.

Each school is comprised of three levels and successful completion of all levels in a particular school will earn participants a respected and sought after designation, which will become the industry standard for identifying top-notch claims professionals. For individual schools, levels consist of pre-course reading materials, in-class instruction, group projects and an exam. The Claims College is not an industry seminar or conference, this is a true educational experience designed to help educate and grow the claims profession.

Mr. Garin is consulted nationally on the defense of professional liability claims, ethics, employment, insurance coverage disputes, director and officer claims, and risk management. He is also experienced in handling complex and commercial litigation matters, including cases involving unfair business practices.

Mr. Garin earned a B.G.S. degree from the University of Michigan and received his J.D. degree cum laude from Michigan State University-Detroit College of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review. He is a member of the State Bar of Nevada, the State Bar of Colorado, the State Bar of Michigan and the State Bar of Illinois. He is admitted before the United States District Court the District of Nevada, the District of Colorado, the Eastern and Western District of Michigan, as well as in the Sixth and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Mr. Garin is the immediate past Chair to the State Bar of Nevada Standing Committee on Professional Responsibility and Ethics and continues to serve as a member of the Committee. He is a member a co-chair to the Professional Liability Committee for the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance.

About the CLM
The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) promotes and furthers the highest standards of claims and litigation management and brings together the thought leaders in both industries. CLM’s Members and Fellows include risk and litigation managers, insurance and claims professionals, corporate counsel, outside counsel and third party vendors. The CLM sponsors educational programs, provides resources and fosters communication among all in the industry. To learn more about the CLM, please visit www.theclm.org.

Joe Garin and Jessica Green Selected as 2016 Mountain States Super Lawyers

super-lawyersOnce again, the annual list of Mountain States Super Lawyers includes Lipson, Neilson, Cole, Seltzer & Garin, P.C. attorneys Joe Garin and Jessica Green. This is Joe Garin’s tenth consecutive year on the Super Lawyers list and Jessica Green’s third consecutive year as a Super Lawyers’ Rising Star.

Joseph Garin resize 3Joe Garin is the Managing Partner of the firm’s Las Vegas office. He is consulted nationally on the defense of professional liability claims, ethics, employment, insurance coverage disputes, director and officer claims, and risk management. Joe is also experienced in complex and commercial litigation matters, including cases involving breach of contract and unfair business practices. He serves as the Chair to the State Bar of Nevada Standing Committee on Professional Responsibility and Ethics, and is a co-chair to the Professional Liability Committee for the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance. Joe is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the State Bar of Illinois, the State Bar of Nevada and the State Bar of Colorado.

Jessica Green resize 2Jessica Green has defended many lawyers and law firms throughout the country during her career and is recognized as an emerging leader in Errors and Omissions (E&O), Employment, and Insurance Coverage law. Jessica is also well versed in education law and she serves as an Educational Surrogate Parent and Transition Specialist for the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada. In doing so, she advocates for children with disabilities, ensuring their schools are meeting their disability-related needs. Jessica is a national liaison for the Defense Research Institute Lawyers’ Professionalism and Ethics Committee.

Published by Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of information for the legal industry, Super Lawyers uses a patented multiphase selection process that includes peer nominations, evaluations and independent research. The selection process for the Rising Stars list is the same as the Super Lawyers, with one exception: to be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less.

About the Firm
Founded in 1985, Lipson, Neilson, Cole, Seltzer, Garin, P.C. has offices in Las Vegas, Phoenix, Bloomfield Hills and Grand Rapids. The firm is widely known for its excellence in the professional liability lines, offering invaluable insight and experience to its clients across all industries. The firm represents clients in Nevada, across the USA, and around the world. You can learn more www.lipsonneilson.com.

Contact
Joe Garin – Lipson, Neilson, Cole, Seltzer & Garin, P.C.
Phone: 702-382-1500
Email: jgarin@lipsonneilson.com