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Michigan Auto Law Speaking Engagements, Presentations and Legal Conferences

Lawyers who are selected as event speakers at legal conferences are chosen because of their exceptional depth of knowledge and their ability to convey that knowledge effectively to others. Michigan Auto Law attorneys are frequent speakers at public and legal industry speaking engagements and seminars.

Our attorneys speak regularly to a wide variety of groups at both legal conferences and public events. From informational engagements with the public on reducing distracted driving to seminars sharing years of acquired industry-specific knowledge with fellow attorneys, we are frequently honored to serve as speakers at major legal conferences and public events. We believe that maintaining the expertise required of speakers benefits our clients, the legal profession, and the public.

You will find below highlights of some of the speaking events, presentations and legal conferences our attorneys have participated in through the years.

Events

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Using the Rules of Evidence to Win Your Client’s Case at Trial”; New York State Trial Lawyers Association “Evidence to Win 2021” Seminar; Hosted from New York, NY; March 2021

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Maximizing Settlements”; American Association for Justice’s New Lawyers Bootcamp Seminar; Hosted from Washington, D.C.; April 2021

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “No-Fault Priorities Update”; 8th Annual No-Fault Summit – Presented by ICLE and the Negligence Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan; Hosted from Ann Arbor, MI; April 2021

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Winning at trial in personal injury cases”; Michigan Association for Justice’s Annual Trial Advocacy Seminar; Hosted from Lansing, MI; May 2021

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Tips for trying car accident cases”; Kentucky Justice Association Auto Seminar; Hosted from Louisville, KY; June 2021

Steven Gursten, Speaker/Faculty, “Inside Trucking Litigation: Limited Edition Series”; American Association for Justice Trucking Litigation Group; Hosted from Washington, D.C.; December 2020

Joshua R. Terebelo, Speaker, “How Changes to Michigan’s No-Fault Law Could Impact Workers’ Compensation Claimants”; Workers’ Compensation Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan – Winter Meeting; Hosted from Lansing, MI; December 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Proving and Winning Distracted Driving”; American Association for Justice/SeminarWeb; Hosted from Washington, D.C.; November 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Evidence of Distracted Driving in Car Crashes: Find it, prove it, and use it to help your client’s case”; Michigan Association for Justice – SeminarWeb; Hosted from Lansing, MI; November 2020

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Truck Cases: Truck Anatomy 101”; Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles – Trucking Super Stars A-Z Series; Hosted from Los Angeles, CA; November 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “4 Ways to Double the Value of Your TBI Case”; Maximizing the Value of Your TBI Case: Tips from the Masters – North Carolina Advocates for Justice; Hosted from Raleigh, NC; November 2020

Alex Kemp, Speaker, “Implementation and Impact of the New Priority Rules”; No-Fault Reform: Recent Developments and Emerging Strategies, Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Webinar ; November 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Deposing Truck Drivers in Injury Cases – Encore Presentation with Live Q & A”; Strafford’s Webinars; National ; October 2020

Joshua R. Terebelo, Speaker, “Tort Claims for Out of State Residents”; No-Fault Institute XVII; Hosted from Lansing, MI; October 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning Truck Accident Cases”; American Association for Justice Trucking Litigation Group Webinar Series; Hosted from Washington, D.C.; October 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Settlement and negotiation strategies that work for every case”; Utah Association for Justice Annual Conference; Hosted from Salt Lake City, UT; October 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Deposing Truck Drivers in Injury Cases”; Strafford’s Webinars; National; September 2020

Christopher C. Hunter, Speaker, “Navigating the New No-Fault Law Changes”; Rotary Club of West Bloomfield; West Bloomfield, MI; September 2020

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “In the Spirit of Mel Belli: Cutting-Edge, New and Innovative Ideas for Your Cases and Your Practice”; First Ever Melvin M. Belli Society Seminar; Atlanta, GA; Postponed due to COVID-19. Reschedule date to be determined.

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Major Value Drivers and Devastating Hidden Damages You Can Utilize to Add Millions to Your Auto Crash Cases”; 360 Advocacy’s Auto Crash Litigation 7.0; Las Vegas, NV; Postponed due to COVID-19. Reschedule date to be determined.

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning TBI Cases Involving Delays in Diagnosis”; Brain Injury Association of America TBI Med Legal Conference 2020; San Diego, CA; Postponed due to COVID-19. Reschedule date to be determined.

Steven Gursten, Keynote Speaker, “Ways to add millions to your cases: devastating injuries that lawyers often miss”; Ohio Association for Justice 2020 Annual Convention; Hosted from Columbus, OH; August 2020

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Investigative Tools for Trucking Cases”; New Jersey Association for Justice’s Boardwalk Seminar; Hosted from Trenton, NJ; August 2020

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Trial Advocacy Seminar”; Michigan Association for Justice’s 75th Annual Convention; Detroit, MI; July 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “4 Ways to Add Millions to Your Cases (That No One Else is Doing)”; Connectionology Webinar; National; July 2020

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Staying on the Right Side of the Road – Ethical Considerations for the Big Truck Case”; American Association for Justice’s Annual Convention 2020; Hosted from Washington, D.C.; July 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning Trials”; Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association’s 2020 Annual Convention; Hosted from Nashville, TN; June 2020

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Law Firm Lessons from Covid-19 – What Works, What Didn’t, and What Steps you can Take to Get Insurers to Settle Cases Now”; The Melvin M. Belli Society webinar; National; June 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Demolishing the “They get better” and “Malingering defenses” at trial”; American Association for Justice “Brain Science for the Jury: Mastering the Traumatic Brain Damage Trial” Webinar; National; May 2020

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Using Medical Records to Prove Your Case”; 7th Annual No-Fault Summit, Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Webinar – Michigan; May 2020

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Social Media – What You Absolutely Need to Know; Playing Offense and Defense to Win Your Case and Protect Your Client with Tad Thomas”; The Melvin M. Belli Society – Webinar; National ; April 2020

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Liens – How to Quash Them, Minimize Them, and Best Protect Your Client Once and For All with Betsy Green”; The Melvin M. Belli Society – Webinar; National ; March 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Representing the Elderly Client with TBI”; North American Brain Injury Society (NABIS) Annual Conference on Brain Injury; New Orleans, LA; February 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “The TBI Detective: Solving the Mystery of a Successful Brain Injury Case”; Utah Association for Justice’s 2020 Brain Injury Conference; Sandy, UT; February 2020

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Tips to Avoid Defense Backdooring Hearsay During Cross Examination with Kirk Morgan”; The Melvin M. Belli Society – Webinar; National ; February 2020

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Advanced Case Themes with Mark Mandell”; The Melvin M. Belli Society – Webinar; National; January 2020

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Advanced Case Themes with Mark Mandell”; The Melvin M. Belli Society – Webinar; National ; January 2020

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Cases: How to Identify and Prove This to Cynical Adjusters and Skeptical Juries”; Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association Webinar; National; January 2020

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Mining Data from Social Media Websites to Research Catastrophic Truck Crashes”; American Association for Justice Trucking Litigation Group; Palm Beach, FL; December 2019

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Surveillance: What They Can Do, What They Can’t Do, How to Quash It, and How to Limit It”; The Melvin M. Belli Society – Webinar; National; November 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning Car Accident Cases at Trial”; Arizona Association for Justice’s Advanced Trial Advocacy Conference; Tempe, AZ; October 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Advanced Trial Advocacy”; Arizona Association for Justice Conference; Scottsdale, AZ; October 2019

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “First-Party No-Fault Update 2019”; Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE): On-demand video seminar; Ann Arbor, MI; October 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Arguing Damages for Excess Economic Loss: The Expert’s Perspective on Life Care Plans”; Michigan Association for Justice No-Fault Institute XVI – Navigating the Chaos of a New Law; Novi, MI; October 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Arguing Damages for Excess Economic Loss: The Attorney’s Perspective on the Use of Life Care Plans”; Michigan Association for Justice No-Fault Institute XVI – Navigating the Chaos of a New Law; Novi, MI; October 2019

Joshua R. Terebelo, Speaker, “Collateral Sources in Tort and FECA Liens Under the New Law”; Michigan Association for Justice No-Fault Institute XVI – Navigating the Chaos of a New Law; Novi, MI; October 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Knowing When to say “no” in a Truck Crash Case”; Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys 2019 Annual Symposium; Nashville, TN; September 2019

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Less is More: Trying a Multi-million dollar case in 2 days”; The Melvin M. Belli Society – Webinar; National; September 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Deposing Truck Drivers and Trucking Company Representatives in Injury Cases”; Strafford legal CLE Webinar; National; September 2019

Steven Gursten, Moderator & Speaker, “The Gap in Time/Delay in Diagnosis Defense is Not Fatal”; Winning TBI Cases for Adjusters and Juries, Michigan Association for Justice; Novi, MI; September 2019

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Using the Rules and Regulations to Prove Your Trucking Case”; Texas Trial Lawyers Association; Horseshoe Bay, TX; August 2019

Steven Gursten, Moderator and Speaker, “Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Track”; American Association for Justice’s 2019 Annual Convention; San Diego, CA; July 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Let your Fitbit do the talking: Proving damages and liability”; 72nd Annual Melvin M. Belli Society Seminar; San Diego, CA; July 2019

Jordan M. Jones, Presenter, “How to Obtain the DAC Report Directly and Use it in Your Case”; Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys Webinar; National; July 2019

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Using the Rules and Regulations to Prove Your Trucking Case”; American Association for Justice Annual Conference; San Diego, CA; July 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Exposing Deceptive Medical Experts”; New Jersey Association for Justice’s Cross-Examination Seminar; New Brunswick, NJ; June 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Changes in Negligence Law and Liens”; No-Fault Evening Forum, Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; June 13th, 2019

Steven Gursten, Presenter, “Leveraging Demand Letters to Obtain Significant Settlements in Auto Accident Cases”; Strafford Webinars CLE webinar; National; May 2019

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Advocacy Track for Personal Injury Trial Attorneys”; Michigan Association for Justice’s 74th Annual Convention; Detroit, MI; May 2019

Kevin H. Seiferheld, Speaker, “Understanding Bubba – Evolving Your Trial Messaging to Reach Today’s Jurors”; Michigan Association for Justice’s 74th Annual Convention; Detroit, MI; May 2019

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Settling the Trucking Case”; New Jersey Association for Justice’s Boardwalk Seminar; Atlantic City, NJ; May 2019

Steven Gursten, Course advisor, moderator and speaker, “Rebutting defense attacks in the TBI case”; Best of the Best: Mastering the Fundamentals of a TBI case; Las Vegas, NV; April 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Overcoming the Gap in Time/Delay in Diagnosis – These are Not Case Killers/How To Get More Money on the Same Car Wreck Injury Case than Your Competitors”; Auto Crash Litigation 6.0 – 360 Advocacy; Las Vegas, NV; April 2019

Steven Gursten, Presenter, “Mild Traumatic Brain Injury In Motor Vehicle Crash Cases: How To Identify And Prove This To Adjusters And Juries”; Michigan Association for Justice webinar; National; March 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Causation and Damages Steps You Must Take During the First 90 Days of the Handling of the Closed Head Injury Case – Remember: Procrastination Will Devour the Case”; Florida Justice Association Workhorse Seminar; Orlando, FL; February 2019

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Motor Vehicle Crash Cases: How to Identify and Prove This to Adjusters and Juries”; American Association for Justice webinar; National; February 2019

Alex Kemp, Speaker, “Neutralizing Defense Surveillance”; American Association for Justice Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group Members Only Seminar; Washington, D.C.; December 2018

Steven Gursten, President and Moderator, “Traumatic Brain Injury Convention”; American Association for Justice Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group Members Only Seminar 2018; Washington, D.C.; December 1-2, 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Cross-Examining the Uncooperative Defense Expert”; Ohio Association for Justice’s 2018 Winter Convention; Cleveland, OH; October 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning Brain Injury Cases”; Nevada Justice Association’s 42nd Annual Convention Seminar 2018; San Diego, CA; October 2018

Kevin H. Seiferheld, Speaker, “Best Practices for Proving Threshold Injuries”; Michigan Association for Justice’s 15th Annual No-Fault Institute; Novi, MI; October 2018

Jeff Bussell, Speaker, “3116 – A Challenge To A Smooth Settlement”; Michigan Association for Justice’s 15th Annual No-Fault Institute; Novi, MI; October 2018

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “First-Party No Fault Update 2018”; Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE), On-demand video seminar; Ann Arbor, MI; October 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Negotiating Claims and Settlements”; Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys – 2018 Annual Symposium; Nashville, Tennessee; September 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Cross-Examination of Medical and Psychological Experts”; 2018 Annual Convention, American Association for Justice; Denver, CO; July 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “The Future of Motor Vehicle Litigation”; 2018 Annual Convention, American Association for Justice; Denver, CO; July 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Deposing Truck Drivers and Trucking Company Representatives”; Strafford legal CLE webinar; National; June 2018

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “A Truck Case Walks Into the Office – Now What?”; Boardwalk Seminar, New Jersey Association for Justice; Atlantic City, NJ; May 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Zichichi v. Mull: Strategies to Save Cases if the Auto Threshold Law Changes Again”; Michigan Association for Justice’s 73rd Annual Convention; Detroit, MI; May 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Grow Your Practice”; “Growing Your Firm Using Technology & Old School Methods”; Chicago Bar Association; Chicago, IL; May 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to conduct an effective cross examination of an expert witness in an auto TBI case”; “Frontiers in Advocacy: Traumatic Brain Injury”; Legal Latitudes; Nashville, TN; May 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning traffic collision cases involving autos, trucks and motorcycles”; American Association for Justice Jazz Fest legal seminar; New Orleans, LA; May 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Proving and Winning TBI in Auto Crash Cases”; “Auto Crash Litigation 5.0”; 360 Advocacy; Las Vegas, NV; April 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning Injury and Car Accident Cases at Trial”; “A Day with Masters of the Plaintiffs Bar”; Kentucky Justice Association; Louisville, KY; April 2018

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Get the Most Out of Expert Witnesses”; On-demand video seminar, Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Ann Arbor, MI; March 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Becoming the Anti-Fragile Trial Lawyer”; Build to Win Conference, 360 Advocacy; Jackson Hole, WY; March 2018

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Leveraging Demand Letters to Obtain Significant Settlements in Auto Accident Cases”; Strafford Webinar Series; National; March 2018

Steven Gursten, Keynote Speaker, “Traumatic Brain Injury in Motor Vehicle Crash Cases: How to Identify, Prove and Win at Trial”; Ohio Association for Justice Winter convention; Cleveland, OH; November 2017

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “First-Party No Fault Update 2017”; On-demand video seminar, Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Ann Arbor, MI; October 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Doing Well by Doing Good”; TAOS Injury Lawyers Annual Legal Seminar; Bar Harbor, ME; October 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Distracted Driving/Legal Issues and Tactics”; Michigan Association for Justice No-Fault Institute XIV; Dearborn, MI; September 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Motor Vehicle Crash Cases — How to Identify and Prove this to Adjusters and Juries”; American Association for Justice Webinar; National; September 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Distracted Driving Accident Claims Involving Smart Phones: Pursuing or Defending Litigation”; Strafford Publications CLE Webinar; National; August 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Maximizing Your Auto Cases”; Motor Vehicle Collision Litigation Group, American Association for Justice Annual Convention; Boston, MA; July 2017

Christopher C. Hunter, Speaker, “12 Cases I Should Have Lost: A Non-Emotional Approach to Trial”; Michigan Association for Justice, No-Fault Seminar; Dearborn, MI; May 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Deposing Truck Drivers and Trucking Company Representatives in Injury Cases”; Strafford Publications CLE webinar; National; May 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How Do You Achieve a Top Personal Injury Law Firm based upon Result and Happy Clients?”; Vista Legal Consulting Team’s Annual Conference; Chicago, IL; May 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “New Frontiers in Damages: How to Increase Case Value and Show the Impact of Hidden Injuries on Your Client’s Life”; Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association Annual Conference; Eureka Springs, AR; Eureka Springs, AR

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Essential Deposition Skills: A No-Fault Case”; On-demand video seminar, Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Ann Arbor, MI; February 2017

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Keys to an 8-Figure Trucking Settlement or Trial Verdict”; American Association for Justice Webinar; National ; December 2016

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “The Basics of No-Fault Practice”; On-demand video seminar, Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Ann Arbor, MI; November 2016

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Cutting Edge Law Firms and Cutting Edge Results”; TAOS Injury Lawyers; Sedona, AZ; October 20116

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Demo: Closing Argument – Asking for the Money”; Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys Annual Symposium; Nashville, TN; September 2016

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Protecting your TBI Client from Defense Tactics”; Tennessee Association for Justice Music City Symposium; Nashville, TN; September 2016

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Truck Accident Litigation for the Car Crash Lawyer”; 2016 Annual Convention, American Association for Justice; Los Angeles, CA; July 2016

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Better Settlements for Truck Accident Cases”; American Association for Justice 2016 Annual Convention; Los Angeles, CA; July 2016

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Legal Blogging for Business: Ethical and Compassionate Blogging by Real Lawyers”; Injury Board; Clearwater, FL; June 2016

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Protect an Auto Accident Victim from an IME”; Brain Injury Association of Michigan Annual Legal Conference; Plymouth, MI; June 2016

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Obtaining No Fault Benefits for Catastrophic Injury Victims in MI”; No Fault Summit, Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Plymouth, MI; April 2016

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Negligent Entrustment – The Role of Corporate Liability in Trucking and Auto Cases”; 71st Annual Seminar, Michigan Association for Justice; Detroit, MI; April 2016

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Making Small Auto Accident Cases into Big Auto Accident Cases”; American Association for Justice Jazz Fest; New Orleans, LA; April 2016

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Bulletproofing the TBI Plaintiff from Defense Attacks”; 13th Annual Conference, North American Brain Injury Society (NABIS); Tampa Bay, FL; April 2016

Steven Gursten, Moderator, Speaker, “Settlement and Negotiation Strategies in Auto Accident Cases”; Auto Crash Litigation 3.1 Conference, 360 Advocacy; Las Vegas, NV; April 2016

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Proving Damages in Motor Vehicle Cases”; American Association for Justice Webinar; National; March 2016

Jordan M. Jones, Speaker, “Proving Impairment and Disability”; Meadowlands Seminar, New Jersey Association for Justice; East Rutherford, NJ; November 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Building A Top Auto Law Firm for the 21st Century”; Learning from the Legends, Meadowlands Seminar; New York and New Jersey Trial Lawyers Associations; USA; November 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Settlement Tips and Strategies in Truck Accident Cases”; Settlement Tips and Strategies in Truck Accident Cases; Las Vegas, NV; November 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Proving Negligent Entrustment in Trucking Claims”; Michigan Association for Justice Evening Forum; Southfield, MI; November 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “The Mild Brain Injury Car Accident Case”; Michigan Association for Justice Webinar; National; October 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Lessons from a $34 Million Truck Accident Settlement”; Michigan Association for Justice No Fault Institute; Southfield, MI; October 2015

Joshua R. Terebelo, Speaker, “Cross Border Issues in Car Accident Cases between MI and Canada”; No Fault Institute, Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; September 2015

Christopher C. Hunter, Speaker, “Panel Discussion on Trial Verdicts”; Michigan Association for Justice, Annual Meeting; Detroit, MI; September 2015

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Voir Dire in Trucking Cases”; Annual Conference, American Association for Justice – Truck Accident Litigation Group; Montreal, Canada; July 2015

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Winning Truck Lawsuits: What Works and What Doesn’t”; Truck Litigation Seminar, Kentucky Justice Association; Kentucky; June 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Teaching Lawyers How to Develop a Cutting-Edge Auto Torts Practice that Separates you from the Competition”; 360 Advocacy Institute; Las Vegas, NV; March 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Maximizing Damages in the Brain Injury Case”; 360 Advocacy Institute; Las Vegas, NV; March 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Is Mild Traumatic Brain Injury from Car Crashes Real?”; American Association for Justice Webinar; National; February 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Add $1 Million to your Car Accident Law Practice”; Florida Justice Association; Orlando, FL; February 2015

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Truck Driver Depositions”; New Jersey Boardwalk Seminar, New Jersey Association for Justice; Atlantic City, NJ; 2015

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Effectively Using Accident Reconstruction in Truck Collision Investigation and Trial”; Strafford Webinar Publications; National; 2015

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Traffic Crash Reconstruction in Trucking Case”; Strafford Webinar Publications; National; 2015

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Convincing Adjusters and Juries in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Cases”; Kansas Association for Justice; Kansas City, MO; December 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Developing a Cutting-Edge Injury Practice”; 360 Advocacy Institute; Chicago, IL; September 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Maximizing Brain Injury Cases for Settlement and Trial”; 360 Advocacy Institute; Chicago, IL; September 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Teaching Lawyers How to Win Traumatic Brain Injury Cases at Trial”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; September 2014

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “When the Truck Accident Case Gets Moved to Federal Court”; 2014 Annual Convention, American Association for Justice; Baltimore, MD; July 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Proving Mild Traumatic Brain Injury to Cynical Adjusters and Juries”; American Association for Justice; Baltimore, MD; July 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Helping Lawyers to Take Auto Accident Settlements to the Next Level”; Chicago Bar Association; Chicago, IL; May 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Helping Young Lawyers Develop a Practice that Helps People and Achieves Great Results”; Ohio Association for Justice; Ohio; May 2014

Steven Gursten, Moderator, Keynote Speaker, “Truck Accident Litigation Seminar”; Ohio Association for Justice; Ohio; May 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Build, Maintain and Operate a Cutting-Edge Auto Torts Practice”; Connectionology Seminars of America; Columbus, OH; February 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Building the 21st Century Personal Injury Law Firm: Part II”; Florida Justice Association; Orlando, FL; February 2014

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Electronic Discovery”; CLE Webinar, Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Michigan; 2014

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Building the 21st Century Personal Injury Law Firm: Restructuring Your Law Practice to Succeed”; Louisiana Association for Justice; New Orleans, LA; December 2013

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Emerging Trends for Personal Injury Lawyers”; TAOS Trial Attorneys; Sagamore, NY; October 2013

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Jury Bias: Battling the Misperceptions of Tort Reform”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; October 2013

Kevin H. Seiferheld, Speaker, “Auto Accident Cases With Minimal Vehicle Damage: To Try or Not to Try?”; Michigan Association for Justice’s 2013 No-Fault Institute Legal Seminar; Southfield, MI; September 2013

Joshua R. Terebelo, Speaker, “Auto Accident Cases With Minimal Vehicle Damage: To Try or Not to Try?”; Michigan Association for Justice’s 2013 No-Fault Institute Legal Seminar; Southfield, MI; September 2013

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Maximizing Damages in Truck Wreck Cases”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; September 2013

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Win a Truck Accident Case with 5 Truckers on Your Jury”; Melvin M. Belli Society; San Francisco, CA; July 2013

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Hidden Injuries in the Bus, School Bus and Truck Accident Case”; American Association for Justice; San Francisco, CA; July 2013

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Maximize Auto Accident Settlements by Building a 21st Century Personal Injury Law Office”; New Jersey Association for Justice; New Jersey; April 2013

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Discovery and the DME”; Annual Seminar, Michigan Association for Justice; Michigan; 2013

Steven Gursten, Presenter, “Auto Accident Claims: The Influence of Colossus on Recoveries”; Strafford legal CLE Webinar; National; November 2012

Steven Gursten, Speaker and moderator, “Advanced Motor Vehicle Litigation Seminar”; Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association; Las Vegas, NV; November 2012

Steven Gursten, Presenter, “Helping Accident Victims: A Fresh Approach for Injury Lawyers”; TAOS Injury Lawyer; Jackson Hole, WY; October 2012

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How Titan Insurance v. Hyten Affects Michigan Auto Accident Victims”; Negligence Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan; Troy, MI; August 2012

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Maximize Damages in Truck Accident Lawsuits”; 60 Advocacy Institute; Las Vegas, NV; August 2012

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “New Ways to Overcome Jury Bias and Increase Personal Injury Damages”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI,; August 2012

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Getting the Highest Car Accident Settlement”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; July 2012

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Get the Highest Settlement in Car Accident Cases”; American Association for Justice; New Orleans, LA; May 2012

Kevin H. Seiferheld, Speaker, “How bus and truck accident lawsuits are different”; Winning Truck and Bus Cases, New Jersey Association for Justice; Atlantic City, NJ; April 2012

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Increasing Settlements in Auto Accident Tort Practices”; Florida Justice Association; Orlando, FL; March 2012

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Trucking cases and Client Advocacy”; National Trial Lawyers; Miami, FL; January 2012

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How Truck Accidents are Different from Car Accidents – What Lawyers need to know to achieve top truck accident settlements”; State Bar of Wisconsin; Wisconsin; December 2011

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Darwin and the Evolution of Trial Lawyers – How to Reach and Connect with Today’s Juries”; Taos Trial Attorneys; Martha’s Vineyard; October 2011

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Recent Developments in Auto Negligence Law”; Annual Meeting and Education Session, Negligence Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan; Dearborn, MI; September 2011

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “First-Party No-Fault Claims”; Annual Meeting and Education Session, Negligence Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan; Dearborn, MI; September 2011

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Traumatic Brain Injury Cases: New Legal Strategies/Tactics”; Michigan Association for Justice – No-Fault Institute; Southfield, MI; September 2011

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Exploring the Value of Auto Accident Cases: Novel Ways to Build Damages”; 360 Advocacy Institute – Insurance Settlement Mediation Summit; Las Vegas, NV; September 2011

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Voir Dire Seminar for Personal Injury Attorneys”; Michigan Association for Justice; Redford, MI; August 2011

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Successfully Lawyer the Big Truck Accident Case”; American Association For Justice Truck Accident Lawyers Litigation Group; New York, NY; July 2011

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “For Personal Injury Lawyers: Niche Specialization in Auto Accident Cases”; Chicago Bar Association; Chicago, IL; May 2011

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Restructuring your Auto Practice for Efficiency”; Personal Injury Litigators Summit; Las Vegas, NV; March 2011

Steven Gursten, Lecturer, “How Michigan Accident Attorneys Should Approach Auto Injury Cases After McCormick v. Carrier”; Wayne State University Law School; Detroit, MI; February 2011

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Career Paths in the Legal Field”; Michigan State University Law College; East Lansing, MI; 2011

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Litigation Tips for Michigan Personal Injury Attorneys After McCormick v. Carrier”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; September 2010

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Representing Injured Clients and Finding Value in Car Accident Claims”; State Bar of Michigan; Grand Rapids, MI; September 2010

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Settle Personal Injury Cases for More Money: Five Tips to Maximizing Personal Injury Settlements”; Michigan Association for Justice; Novi, MI; June 2010

Steven Gursten, Faculty, “How to Present Opening Statements, Cross Examinations and Closing Arguments in an Auto Case”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; February 2010

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Opening Statements and Cross-Examination of the Defense “Independent” Medical Examiner”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; February 2010

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Commercial Transportation Rules of the Road”; American Association for Justice Interstate Truck Litigation Group; New Orleans, LA; February 2010

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Representing Injured Clients and Finding Value in Car Accident Claims”; Solo/Small Firm Section, Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Michigan; 2010

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning Auto Accident Cases”; The Melvin M. Belli Society; USA; November 2009

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Careers in Personal Injury Law and Trial Law”; University of Detroit Mercy School of Law; Detroit, MI; October 2009

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “The Disabling Brain Injury that Most Lawyers Miss”; Michigan Association for Justice; West Bloomfield, MI; August 2009

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Maximizing Damages in Trucking Cases, Missed Opportunities in Protecting Clients”; Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America; USA; August 2009

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Traumatic Brain Injuries in Trucking Cases”; American Association for Justice; San Francisco, CA; July 2009

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Using Fatigue in Car Accident Cases to Recover Economic Damages and Prove Disability”; American Association for Justice; San Francisco, CA; July 2009

Steven Gursten, Moderator, faculty and speaker, “Teaching Lawyers How to Handle Truck Accident Cases”; American Association for Justice Interstate Truck Litigation Group; Chicago, IL; October 2008

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Locating and Effectively Dealing with Experts on Direct and Cross Examination in First- and Third-Party Litigation”; Institute of Continuing Legal Education; Plymouth, MI; October 2008

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Maximizing Personal Injury Damages in Trucking Accident Cases”; Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America; Atlanta, GA; October 2008

Steven Gursten, Faculty, “Traumatic Brain Injury Law in Michigan”; Michigan Association for Justice; Novi, MI; September 2008

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Fatigue in Traumatic Brain Injury Cases”; American Association for Justice; Philadelphia, PA; July 2008

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Closing Argument in Automobile Accident Case”; Michigan Association for Justice; Southfield, MI; June 2008

Steven Gursten, Moderator and faculty, “Litigating Truck Accident Cases”; American Association for Justice; New Orleans, LA; February 2008

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Personal Injury and Insurance Law for Future Lawyers”; Thomas M. Cooley Law School; Lansing, MI; February 2008

Steven Gursten, Moderator and faculty, “Litigating Truck Accident Cases”; American Association for Justice; Chicago, IL; 2007

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Litigating Traumatic Brain Injury Cases in Michigan”; Michigan No Fault Institute, Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Southfield; 2007

Steven Gursten, Moderator and faculty, Evidence Seminar, “Preparing for Battle”; Michigan Association for Justice; Novi, MI; 2007

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Dealing with IMEs and DMEs after Michigan Auto Accident Cases”; Institute of Continuing Legal Education; Plymouth, MI; 2007

Steven Gursten, Guest professor, “Understanding Serious Impairment of Body Function and Third-Party Tort Litigation”; Thomas M. Cooley Law School; Lansing, MI; 2007

Lawrence E. Gursten, Speaker, “Breakdown of the Michigan No-Fault Law by an Expert Personal Injury Attorney”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2006

Thomas W. James, Speaker, “Handling First Party Automobile Benefit Claims”; Solo/Small Firm Section, Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE); Michigan; 2006

Steven Gursten, Speaker, No Fault Institute III, “Lawyers Auto Accident Survival Guide”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Detroit, MI; 2006

Steven Gursten, Panel speaker, “Kreiner Forum”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Novi, MI; 2006

Steven Gursten, Keynote speaker, “Achieving the Highest Settlements and Jury Verdicts for Car Accidents”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Southfield, MI; 2006

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning the Michigan Auto Accident Case:Increasing Settlement Values and Trial Verdicts Through the Plaintiff, Treating Doctors, PME and Defendant’s Own Doctors”; Institute of Continuing Legal Education; Plymouth, MI; 2006

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Careers as a Personal Injury Lawyer in Michigan”; Thomas M. Cooley Law School; Lansing, MI; 2006

Steven Gursten, Moderator and faculty, “Litigating Truck Accident Cases”; American Association for Justice; Las Vegas, NV; 2006

Steven Gursten, Panel speaker, “American Association for Justice”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Novi, MI; 2006

Lawrence E. Gursten, Speaker, “How to Handle Automobile Accident Lawsuits in Michigan”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2005

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Avoiding the Threshold Defense in Car Accident Cases”; Institute for Continuing Legal Education; USA; 2005

Steven Gursten, Moderator and panel member, “Handling Truck Accident Cases Successfully”; Association of Trial Lawyers of America; USA; 2005

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Exposing and Debunking Junk Science at Trial”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2005

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Litigation Strategies and Techniques”; Institute of Continuing Legal Education; USA; 2005

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “No Fault Institute II”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2005

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Handling Auto Accident Cases Successfully”; Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Toronto, Canada; 2005

Lawrence E. Gursten, Speaker, “How Car Accident Lawyers Can Meet Michigan’s Auto Injury Threshold Law”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2004

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Your Car, Your Rights, Your Ticket to Freedom”; Oakland County Bar Association; Michigan; 2004

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Taking and Defending Effective Depositions in Michigan: the Plaintiff Attorney’s Perspective”; Lorman Legal Education Seminars; Michigan; 2004

Steven Gursten, Author, “Point/Counterpoint: What does Serious Impairment of Body Function Really Mean? How the Supreme Court Will Interpret Kreiner v. Fischer”; State Bar of Michigan Negligence Law Section Quarterly; Publication; 2004

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Third-Party Litigation: Practical Issues from the Plaintiff’s Perspective”; Institute of Continuing Legal Education; USA; 2004

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Your Car, Your Rights, Your Ticket to Freedom”; Oakland County Bar Association; Michigan; 2003

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Handling No Fault Trials”; Institute for Continuing Legal Education; USA; 2003

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Destroy a Biomechanical Engineer”; No Fault Extravaganza; USA; 2003

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning No Fault Trials”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2003

Steven Gursten, Moderator, “Evidence Seminar”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2003

Steven Gursten, Author, “Handling Automobile Accident Cases in Michigan”; Michigan Lawyer’s Manual; Publication; 2002

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Your Car, Your Rights, Your Ticket to Freedom”; Oakland County Bar Association; Michigan; 2002

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Doubling the Value of Your Auto Negligence Cases”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2002

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Taking and Defending Effective Depositions in Michigan: the Plaintiff Attorney’s Perspective”; Lorman Legal Education Seminars; Michigan; 2002

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “New Theories on Damages”; Institute for Continuing Legal Education;; USA; 2002

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Negligence Update”; State Bar of Michigan; Michigan; 2002

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Winning Motions for Summary Disposition on Serious Impairment of Body Function”; No Fault Extravaganza; USA; 2002

Steven Gursten, Author, “Making and Opposing Motions for Summary Disposition on Serious Impairment of Body Function”; State Bar of Michigan Negligence Law Section; Michigan; 2001

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Your Car, Your Rights, Your Ticket to Freedom”; Oakland County Bar Association; Michigan; 2001

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Maximizing Damages in Auto Cases”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2001

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Negligence Update”; State Bar of Michigan; Michigan; 2001

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Expanding Damages in Auto and Premises Liability Cases”; Institute for Continuing Legal Education; USA; 2001

Steven Gursten, Representative, “n/a”; State Bar of Michigan Assembly; Michigan; 2000-01

Lawrence E. Gursten, Speaker, “Advice From an Insurance Attorney: The Michigan No-Fault Law”; Michigan Legislature; Lansing, MI; 2000

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Handling the Low Damage Car Accident Case”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 2000

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Your Car, Your Rights, Your Ticket to Freedom”; Oakland County Bar Association; Michigan; 2000

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Negligence Update”; State Bar of Michigan; Michigan; 2000

Lawrence E. Gursten, Speaker, “The Science of Auto Accident Case Evaluation and Mediation in Michigan”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 1999

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Handling Bad Faith Claims Against Insurance Companies”; Allstate seminar; Michigan; 1999

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “How to Hammer Allstate”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 1999

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Meeting Michigan’s Auto Threshold Law”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 1999

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “The Masters Series, Closing Arguments”; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; Michigan; 1999

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Your Car, Your Rights, Your Ticket to Freedom”; Oakland County Bar Association; Michigan; 1999

Steven Gursten, Speaker, “Negligence Update”; State Bar of Michigan; Michigan; 1999