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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Lunch & Learn: Navigating Business Interruption

Start Date: 7/29/2020 12:00 PM PDT
End Date: 7/29/2020 1:00 PM PDT

Organization Name: Washington Defense Trial Lawyers

Maggie Sweeney
Email: maggie@wdtl.org
Phone: (206) 749-0319

Sponsor: J.S. Held

1 CLE credit confirmed.

Navigating Business Interruption Claims: Getting a Grip on the Numbers

Topics discussed will include:

  • Business Interruption Loss Fundamentals
  • Key Financial Terminology
  • Important Documents for BI Losses
  • How to Best Leverage a Retained Financial Expert

Presented by Micah D. Pilgrim, CPA, MBA
Senior Vice President, J.S. Held

Micah Pilgrim specializesin the measurement of Economic Damages and Forensic Accounting. His experience has involved almost every industry and includes damage measurement resulting from business interruption, construction defect, contract disputes, property loss, consequential losses, fraud, product liability,wage and hour cases, and employee pay disputes.  Mr. Pilgrim hassignificant experience in the measurement of natural resource losses including Timber, Lumber, Crop, Wind Energy, and Biodiesel.  His fraud assignments have involved embezzlement, construction claims, theft of cash, theft of inventory and other personal property, and employee dishonesty.   
J.S. Held is a global consulting firm with expertise in construction, environmental health & safety, equipment, forensic architecture & engineering, water & fire restoration, and forensic accounting & economics.

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