Writing Demand Letters: Where Science Meets Settlement Part 4 - On Demand CLE

Aaron DeShaw and Charlette Sinclair
Writing Demand Letters: Where Science Meets Settlement Part 4 - On Demand CLE
Writing Demand Letters: Where Science Meets Settlement Part 4 - On Demand CLE

Writing Demand Letters: Where Science Meets Settlement Part 4 - On Demand CLE

Aaron DeShaw and Charlette Sinclair
$125.00

Part 4 of 4

 

Please note: On-Demand programs may take up to 1 business day to appear in your Trial Guides Learning Center Account.

 

With 98% of civil personal injury cases settling prior to the filing of litigation, and another 98% of those settling prior to trial, demand letters are critical to your success as a plaintiff lawyer. Yet, the topic is almost never discussed in CLEs, and is rarely discussed amongst lawyers. Many lawyers’ demand letters fail to address the full extent of their clients’ injuries, fail to address factors of substantial value to insurers, fail to support the damage claims, and/or lack sufficient detail to get the compensation that should be offered to the client. Some demand letters are so ineffective they are simply ignored by the adjuster.

In this video series, Aaron DeShaw (author of the only legal text on insurance bodily injury software) and Charlette Sinclair (the nation’s leading consultant on demand letter writing) provide you a formula, reverse engineered from the insurance industry’s software for auto, premises, and workers’ compensation cases, for optimizing your demand letters. They provide numerous important insights, including:

  • The number one reason that you may be getting low offers
  • The top five value drivers in a demand letter
  • The importance of ensuring that your clients’ doctors diagnose all of their injuries
  • Information about how special client forms will trigger additional hidden value in your cases
  • How your failure to obtain a permanent impairment rating can reduce offers
  • How to negotiate for higher settlements
  • And much more

Note: This program is a highlight from the live CLE program and DVD, Writing Demand Letters in Las Vegas.  To comply with CLE accreditation standards, this on-demand version includes the written materials. 

Need accreditation in another jurisdiction?  Fill out this form and note Course No. 170902D04

 

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    On Demand CLE: Run Time - 101 minutes
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Part 4 of 4

 

Please note: On-Demand programs may take up to 1 business day to appear in your Trial Guides Learning Center Account.

 

With 98% of civil personal injury cases settling prior to the filing of litigation, and another 98% of those settling prior to trial, demand letters are critical to your success as a plaintiff lawyer. Yet, the topic is almost never discussed in CLEs, and is rarely discussed amongst lawyers. Many lawyers’ demand letters fail to address the full extent of their clients’ injuries, fail to address factors of substantial value to insurers, fail to support the damage claims, and/or lack sufficient detail to get the compensation that should be offered to the client. Some demand letters are so ineffective they are simply ignored by the adjuster.

In this video series, Aaron DeShaw (author of the only legal text on insurance bodily injury software) and Charlette Sinclair (the nation’s leading consultant on demand letter writing) provide you a formula, reverse engineered from the insurance industry’s software for auto, premises, and workers’ compensation cases, for optimizing your demand letters. They provide numerous important insights, including:

  • The number one reason that you may be getting low offers
  • The top five value drivers in a demand letter
  • The importance of ensuring that your clients’ doctors diagnose all of their injuries
  • Information about how special client forms will trigger additional hidden value in your cases
  • How your failure to obtain a permanent impairment rating can reduce offers
  • How to negotiate for higher settlements
  • And much more

Note: This program is a highlight from the live CLE program and DVD, Writing Demand Letters in Las Vegas.  To comply with CLE accreditation standards, this on-demand version includes the written materials. 

Need accreditation in another jurisdiction?  Fill out this form and note Course No. 170902D04

 

Speakers

Aaron DeShaw

Aaron DeShaw

Dr. Aaron DeShaw, Esq. has individually, and in cooperation with other law firms, obtained settlements and verdicts for his clients in excess of $1 Billion. He is the leading author in the U.S. on the subject of Colossus, the computer assessment program used by most auto insurance companies for evaluating personal injury claims. DeShaw is author of three books, and is featured in multiple professional education videos on the topics of traumati... Learn More

Charlette Sinclair

Charlette Sinclair

Charlette Sinclair has dedicated her career to helping lawyers maximize settlement value for their legitimately injured clients. Her background isn’t traditional - while working as a paralegal for mass volume law firms she realized the ineffectiveness of the traditional, narrative-style demand letter. She then learned about the Colossus bodily injury claim software and other claims evaluation software from subject expert Aaron DeShaw, who taug... Learn More