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Brian Goodman Brian Goodman

Brian S. Goodman

Principal

Biography

Brian Goodman is a trial lawyer and principal at the firm. He represents clients in the defense of civil claims, including serious personal injury and products liability claims. Brian also represents churches and other religious institutions in the defense of sexual misconduct claims. In addition to his active trial practice, Brian represents a national insurance-industry trade association in regulatory and licensing matters, and, as such, has been and continues to be very active with the NAIC (National Association of Insurance Commissioners). He lectures extensively for continuing education credit in numerous states on first-party property insurance matters and authored a chapter in the ABA book on First Party Property Litigation.


Recognition

Selected for inclusion in Maryland Super Lawyers, since 2009

National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters, Person on the Year Award, 2005


Service

Baltimore Bar Foundation, Board of Trustees

Young Victorian Theatre Company, General Manager, 1978 - present


Memberships

American Bar Association

Maryland State Bar Association

Bar Association of Baltimore City

Bar Association of Baltimore County

International Association of Defense Counsel

Maryland Association of Defense Trial Counsel

DRI


Events

Co-presenter, "Dealing with the Unlicensed (UPPA) and the Effects of Assignments of Benefits (AOB)," First Party Claims Conference 10th Annual Meeting, Warwick, RI, 2018

Co-presenter,  "A Tale of Two Cases," National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters Annual Meeting, NAPIA, 2018

Co-presenter, "Independent School Legal Update: Proactive and Preventive Best Practice Policies and Procedures," 2016, 2018

Presenter, "Recent Cases Involving Public Adjusters," National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters Mid-Year Meeting, NAPIA, 2017

Presenter, "The Ethical Practice of Public Adjusting," First Party Claims Conference, FPCC, 2017

Presenter, "PCI Fraud Committee In Person Meeting," Property Casualty Insurers, PCI, 2017

Presenter, "Policing the Profession," National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters Mid-Year Meeting, NAPIA, 2016

Presenter, "Navigating the Pathways of Regulations Dos & Don'ts – a Guide for the Duly Licensed Public Adjuster," National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters Mid-Year Meeting, NAPIA, 2015

Presenter, "A Contested Claim at its Crossroads – Wargaming the Process," First Party Claims Conference, FPCC, 2015

Presenter, Legislative Update, National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters Annual Meeting, NAPIA, 2015

Presenter, NAIC Catastrophe Response Working Group, Fall Meeting, 2014

Presenter, "Update on Lon Smith Roofing v Reyelts," First Party Claims Conference, FPCC, 2014


Outside the Office

As his friends and clients know, in addition to his love for theater, Brian is a lifelong Baltimore resident and avid Baltimore Ravens fan.

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