Insurance fraud expert witness candidates typically have expertise in forensic accounting (or CPA), economic damages, and/or are certified fraud examiners (CFE). In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, legal counsel may request an insurance fraud professional with prior expert witness testimony experience. It is essential that an insurance fraud expert witness possess the ability to provide testimony in such a manner that a jury can understand the evidence.
Litigation support services by an insurance fraud expert witness could include document examination, depositions, expert report preparation, and/or testimony in trial court. In addition, clients may seek an insurance industry expert for pre-litigation work. Cahn Litigation Services has completed numerous searches for expert witnesses with specialized knowledge in insurance fraud issues, providing candidates for each case to the specifications provided by the attorney in charge. As examples, Cahn Litigation Services has placed experts in support of insurance fraud matters involving:
Whether the case involves life insurance, health insurance, automobile insurance, or homeowners / property insurance, Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn an expert witness search around quickly. The firm has an earned reputation of providing expert candidates with the right balance of expertise and testimony to support each unique project and its nuances.
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Insurance Fraud experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Insurance Fraud landscape.
This expert has many years of experience in the consumer credit industry. This expert is quite familiar with credit reporting standards. While with credit reporting agency, this expert served as a Quality Assurance Specialist, a Team manager responsible for reviewing, modifying or correcting well over 100,000 consumer credit reports. This expert also managed the Fraud Investigation Team functions, including the dispute reinvestigation process and adherence to productivity and quality expectations. This expert has worked as a Finance and Insurance Manager responsible for working directly with lenders to secure financing. This expert's duties included pulling and analyzing credit reports and FICO scores and matching applicant credit risk with the most appropriate loan product, given the consumer's credit history and score. As the founder of a credit consultancy, this expert has been retained over 60 times and has testified against the CRA's in depositions multiple times.
Director of a nationally recognized consultancy specializing in Business Consulting and Accounting, this expert brings to the table many years of experience in forensic accounting/investigation, economic damages, insurance and litigation support services, as well as business valuations. This expert also has a long history of consulting on insurance damage claims including limited partnerships, intellectual property, trademark valuation, and shareholder and partner disputes. This expert's practice spans various service segments in regions throughout the United States. This expert has consulted on thousands of economic damages, construction delay, lost income, bodily injury, wrongful death, employee dishonesty, construction, and other insurance claims exceeding hundreds of millions of dollars in the United States and abroad. This expert also has prepared numerous business valuations of privately held companies as a whole and as partial interests. This expert's expertise also includes forensic accounting, fraud investigation, and litigation support services including assistance in case analysis, preparation for trial, and expert witness testimony.
This expert concentrates practice in the areas of corporate litigation and appeals and has represented major corporations, municipalities, unions, small businesses, non-profit organizations and individuals in complex commercial and corporate litigation, construction litigation involving mechanic's lien foreclosures, insurance fraud actions, first-party property litigation, negligence, complex mass toxic tort litigation in both domestic and foreign forums, employment and labor matters involving claims of discrimination, FLSA claims, wage and hour violations and partnership, entertainment law, Article 78 litigation, and real estate disputes.
This expert was previously associated with a prominent national firm.
This expert is admitted to practice law in multiple states and is admitted to practice before United States District Courts and the United States Supreme Court. This expert is a member of State and County Bar Associations.
This expert received a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Juris Doctor degree.
This expert is the President & CEO of a firm providing detailed medical coding and billing compliance reviews/audits, operational assessments, investigations, and forensic analyses. This expert also provides litigation support in a consulting and expert capacity. Case work frequently pertains to allegations of improper and/or fraudulent medical coding and/or billing. This expert has provided services to firms specializing in Qui Tam matters. Clients have included government agencies, some of the largest insurance carriers in the United States, and nationally-recognized law firms. This expert's coding and medical records career spans many years, including work at medical centers, an insurance company, and a consultancy.
Urology is an area this expert is well-acquainted with, both from the standpoint of in-office procedures and surgical interventions. This expert's firm conducted a very large external audit for a multi-state provider, and also worked on a matter with the Department of Justice. Both cases included an analysis of studies routinely performed to address urinary retention, incontinence, and other types of studies and procedures. Multiple times this expert has worked in collaboration with a well-regarded urologist. This expert holds a BS in Health Information Management, is a Registered Health Information Administrator, a Certified Fraud Examiner, and an Accredited Healthcare Fraud Investigator.
This expert is the founder and chief executive of an independent consulting and litigation support firm focusing exclusively on insurance matters. This expert has been deeply involved in insurance, insurance coverage, insurance claims handling as an adjuster, insurance coverage as a lawyer and consultant, author of insurance books and training materials, insurance claims handling consultant, insurance fraud consultant and expert witness. This expert is an internationally recognized expert on insurance bad faith, carrier responsibility, insurance coverage, insurance claims handling, and other related topics. This expert is familiar with excess carrier responsibility and D&O policies. This expert's career focused primarily on serving insurers as an attorney on bad faith, coverage and fraud matters. This expert has taken hundreds of depositions and examinations under oath and has testified both as a percipient and expert witness more than 100 times. This expert is very well-published and is a frequent presenter an industry conferences.