Workers' Compensation Court Appeals: How to Present a Winning Case [6224]
Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017
Time: 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: B230

   Michelle Bach, Shareholder, Coolidge Wall Co. LPA

Track: Workers' Compensation
Secondary Track: Legal
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic


Did you know you can appeal the allowance of a workers' compensation claim by the Industrial Commission of Ohio to the Court of Common Pleas? Come learn how taking this step can be a significant cost-saving strategy. The presenter explains the entire process of pursuing a court appeal from the filing of the notice to a successful jury verdict. The presenter shares real-life stories and trial tactics from her 20 years of experience as a litigator in the workers' compensation arena.

Learning Objectives:
Explain how to build a winning case to present to a judge or jury, from voir dire to verdict
Summarize how to be a top-notch detective during discovery and the creation of your medical defense
Describe how to win the case through motion practice or resolve it advantageously before trial

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  CLE: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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