Academy Partners / Sponsors

The Academy appreciates the support:

Cadaret Grant How different would your practice be if your broker/dealer spent more time focusing on you? On your success? As an independent broker/dealer, Cadaret Grant does just that.
C&R Insurance Specializing in lawyers professional liability insurance
The Charles J. Newman Co., LLC A Life and Health insurance agency providing
a full range of Employee Benefit programs,
including Medical, Dental, Long Term Disability, Group Life Insurance and 401K, as well as individual insurance plans: Life, Disability, Long Term Care, and Annuities.
Creative Capital The attorney's comprehensive resource for structured settlement annuities, consulting and negotiation services.
Daily Record For over 100 years, Western New York’s source for legal, real estate and financial news.
Deitz Court Reporting

Deitz Court Reporting has defined a new standard of excellence that you will come to depend upon with each new job we do for you. With over 40 years of experience and a staff of over 200 court reporters, we are uniquely equipped to completely handle your court reporting needs.

Diamond Reporting

Diamond Reporting & Legal Video, a Certified Woman-owned Business Enterprise (WBE), has been serving the legal community since 1980. We guarantee full-service deposition centers in all locations and can provide interpreters, videographers, video conferencing, Skype, courtroom presentations, MobileTranscript, 
and an online transcript repository.

Click here to view our NY & NJ locations. 
Voted #1 court reporting service by NYLJ readers three years in a row: 2010-2012
Emerald Associated Reporters Court reporting and videography services since 1989, as well as litigation support, online document management and protected file storage.
Hart Settlement Group

Dave Hart is an experienced settlement planner and a veteran of the financial services industry. He is the Founding Principal of Hart Settlement Group, where he has worked for the past 19 years. His focus centers around assisting attorneys, as well as individuals and their families with the evaluation, design, and negotiation of structured settlements.

Dr. Jeff J. Mollins With dedicated service to his clients and commitment to quality, Dr. Jeff J. Mollins offers Chiropractic treatment and referrals for Neurology & EMG testing, Orthopedic Surgery, Physical Therapy and Acupuncture.  All doctors are Board Certified, workers' compensation certified, and can testify as experts.  With Dr. Mollins’ vast experience along with referrals to various medical disciplines, our office is able to treat all injuries including car accidents and no fault accident cases.
JMW Settlements Settlements to Last a Lifetime
Structured Settlement Planning
Structured Settlement and Special Needs Trust Integration
Due Diligence for Settlement Fiduciaries

JurisPrudent provides the market-leading legal fee deferral program. It's like a 401k for trial lawyers, but as with deferred compensation for corporate executives, there is no limit on how much you can defer. In addition to the tax benefits, it can help you retain your best associates and get access to extremely low interest loans.

Konikow Associates, Inc. Insurance Brokers since 1963, Konikow Associates specializes in strategic planning for law firms and individuals in the areas of Disability Income protection, Life Insurance planning, Retirement plans and Employee benefits.
Lexvia, Inc.  Lexvia is a litigation support firm working with law firms to industrialize their litigation operations. Lexvia can reduce your case processing time by 50% at a cost savings of at least 30%.
The Lien Resolution Group

Individual and Mass Tort Specialists.  
Medicare/Erisa/Medicaid Lien Resolution and Structured Settlements.

Litigation Video Services, LLC

Providing a complete range of video services from discovery to trial. Starting from depositions, site surveys, and editing to playback at trial, we can assist  you in assembling your documents, photos and more into a Powerpoint Presentation for trial. Not only that, we'll go to Court with you and bring all the equipment necessary to help you present you case to the jury.

medQuest, Ltd.

A NYC-based medical expert search firm for malpractice, PI and product liability litigation. Its Curbside Counsel service offers unlimited firm malpractice case screening for an annual subscription fee. Its MD Sanction Search uncovers all public adverse findings against all medical professionals and entities in the US.

MediVisuals America’s leading medical exhibit specialist for 27 years, with 324 years combined medical illustration experience. Products include: Animations, Interactive Presentations and Timelines, Digital Fetal Monitor Strips, 3-D Models, and Exhibit Boards. Innovative, accurate, and economical, MediVisuals specializes in helping determine how to best visually present cases. 
The New York Law Journal The indispensable information source for the entire New York Legal community, providing the latest legal news, expert columns, special reports, court decisions and up-to-the-minute coverage through its daily broadsheet newspaper, timely e-mail alerts, and continually updated websites.
Newtek Newtek is a nationally recognized, direct provider of core business products/services to independent business owners. Newtek can help Academy members save money, operate more efficiently and enable turnkey access to some of the most important resources that a business needs to thrive.
The Newman Structured Settlement Group

Plaintiff only structure broker.
Settlement and legal fee structures.
No fee for structure services.

Occupational Assessment Services Since 1973, Occupational Assessment Services, Inc. (OAS) has been one of the foremost companies providing Vocational Expert and Life Care Planning Services to law firms throughout the country.
Paramount Settlement Planning, LLC Paramount Settlement Planning is your comprehensive plaintiff-loyal settlement planning firm. From negotiation and mediation support, to lien resolution, to addressing your client’s future financial security with a structured settlement plan, Paramount Settlement Planning will be working for plaintiffs and their attorneys.
Plaintiff Exam Services

A professional consulting service catering to plaintiff attorneys and their firms by sending doctors to accompany clients into the examination, write a report, and will appear to testify as a rebuttal witness.

Paul Milano, Financial Advisor Merrill Lynch Financial Advisor and
PIA Program Portfolio Advisor
Power Investigations

The industry-leading investigation firm incorporated in 1992. Power specializes in trial preparation, comprehensive backgrounds including social media and asset searches. A fully licensed process serving firm conducting record retrieval, witness location and transport services. We conduct early rapid-response investigations and all your surveillance needs.

Precision Lien Resolution Precision’s attorneys devote their full time to the painstaking process of handling Medicare, Medicaid, ERISA Self-Insured Health Plan liens. Precision’s attention to detail in these matters allows you and your staff to focus on the task at hand: winning the case, receiving the settlement proceeds faster, and ultimately, expanding your practice.
Professional Liability Consulting Services, Inc. Professional Liability Consulting Services, Inc. is one of the largest independent brokers of LPL insurance in the Tri-state area and has every LPL Insurance carrier/market available in New York State.

Record Reform
division of medQuest, Ltd.

Physicians in India reduce, organize and review  medical digital records for malpractice, PI, Nursing Home and Mass Tort cases for $35 per hr, a billable expense. Record retrieval is also available.
Robson Forensic A highly credentialed group of engineers, architects, scientists and fire investigators who assist in the resolution of disputes and litigation through investigations, reports and testimony.
Rockland & Orange

Rockland & Orange Reporting offers full-service court reporting to enhance the outcome of any case, including EBTs, depositions, hearings, arbitration and litigation support. We serve Rockland, Orange, Westchester, Sullivan, Putname, Ulster and Dutchess counties at our location or yours. We offer Video Conferencing in both out New City and Goshen locations. Member of NCRA and NYS Court Reporters Association. Hands-on personal attention when YOU need us!

Signature Bank

A full-service commercial bank with offices in New York City, Long Island and Westchester. Honored as #1 Best Attorney Escrow Services Provider, #2 Best Business Bank and Best Private Bank in the New York Law Journal's 2013 Reader Rankings.

Smart Advocate, LLP A fully integrated case management system designed exclusively for personal injury and mass tort litigation practice.
 Sobel Tinari Economics Group A team of Ph.D. economic experts, statisticians, and analysts who are experts at appraising the value of economic damages or providing other statistical reports in a wide variety of cases. 
 TrialSmith  The nation's largest online deposition bank exclusively for plaintiff lawyers. 
Vanbridge Vanbridge specializes in creating insurance solutions that address the unique needs of the industries we serve. Law firms frequently overpay for Workers’ Compensation insurance with little to no recognition of excellent loss ratios. To address this market disconnect, Vanbridge created JDXComp.  Specifically designed for attorneys, we provide competitive rates at policy inception and a dividend of up to 40% of standard premium based upon the aggregate loss experience of all program participants.
Wells Fargo

At Wells Fargo we make it our business to maximize retirement benefit contributions while minimizing staff costs. We also provide business banking services for your practice while helping you invest in commercial property with 90% financing.

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