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Thursday, February 25, 2021
9:00 am - 10:15 am
11:15 am - 12:30 pm
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm


Program Co-Chairs:
Alex S. Capozzi, Esq.
Brach Eichler, LLC
Roseland, NJ

John E. Molinari, Esq.
Blume Forte Fried Zerres & Molinari, P.C.
Chatham, NJ
John R. Gorman, Esq.
Lutz, Shafranski, Gorman & Mahoney
New Brunswick, NJ 
Kathleen M. Reilly, Esq.
Brady, Brady & Reilly, LLC
Kearny, NJ



9:00 am - 10:15 am
Working Up Catastrophic Wrongful Death Cases 

Fireside Chat with One of Chicago’s Top Personal Injury Attorneys 
Thomas A. Demetrio, Esq. • Chicago, IL

Working Up Catastrophic Wrongful Death Cases
Bruce H. Nagel, Esq. • Roseland, NJ
Robert J. Mongeluzzi, Esq. • Philadelphia, PA

10:15 am - 11:15 am
Visit the Exhibitors

11:15 am - 12:30 pm
Common Issues in Handling an Automobile Case

The Use and Abuse of Medical Records at Trial 
Eugene S. Wishnic, Esq. • New Brunswick, NJ

Why Prior Injuries Are Not A Problem
Keith R. Mitnik, Esq. • Orlando, FL

Fatal Flaws in Defense Doctor’s Analysis/Testimony 
Keith R. Mitnik, Esq. • Orlando, FL

Preparing for and Handling PIP Arbitrations
Leigh Raffauf, Esq. • Westfield, NJ

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
Visit the Exhibitors

1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Proving Damages at Trial

Using an Economic Expert at Trial
Norberto A. Garcia, Esq. • Jersey City, NJ

Show and Tell: Effective Strategies for Using Demonstrative Evidence in Proving Damages
Tara Rose, MediVisuals, Inc.• Richmond, VA 

Boarding Future Medical Expenses
Grace Robol, Esq. • Teaneck, NJ 

Using Fact Witnesses at Trial
Sarabraj S. Thapar, Esq. • Denville, NJ

Powerful Summations
Michael J. Epstein, Esq. • Rochelle Park, NJ

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Visit the Exhibitors

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Effectively Using or Undermining a Biomechanical Engineer in a Motor Vehicle Case

Using A Biomechanical Engineer in Low Impact Crashes  
Andrés J. Calderón, Ph.D. • Consulting Engineers & Scientists, Inc. • Cherry Hill, NJ

Cross Examination of a Biomechanical Engineer
Edward S. Goldis, Esq. • Philadelphia, PA

Limiting the Testimony of a Biomechanical Engineer  
Kathleen M. Reilly, Esq. • Kearny, NJ

ABOUT THE SEMINAR: The Winter Seminar will offer six programs taught in 24 separate webinars by an esteemed faculty. The Winter Seminar 2021 will be conducted on the Pathable platform, which was used for the Boardwalk Seminar 2020 and the Meadowlands Seminar 2020.

NOTE: Pursuant to Regulation 201:08 regarding Alternate Verifiable Learning Formats, the Board on Continuing Legal Education has allowed all 24 credit hours for the compliance period to be fulfilled through approved courses offered in alternative verifiable learning formats.


* * * Special Offer * * *
Join NJAJ & Save $300 on Winter Seminar registration.

If you join the New Jersey Association for Justice when registering for the Winter Seminar 2021 you will receive the Member registration fee ($200 less than the non-member rate) and as a part of this special offer you will receive an additional $100 off of the registration fee. Join NJAJ.

MCLE Credits
New Jersey - (Earn 5.60 Credits/Earn 0.0 Ethics Credits)
New York - (Earn 5.50 Credits/Earn 0.0 Ethics Credits)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 4.50 Credits/Earn 0.0 Ethics Credits -pending)

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 5.60 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 0.0 qualify as hours of credit for Ethics/Professionalism, and 0.0 qualify as hours of credit for Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias.

Course Materials
The seminar course materials will be online for attendees
to download on February 22, 2021.

Registration on or after February 25th: 
An additional $25 will be added to fees for registering on the day of the program.




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