Disciplined in Sophisticated Defense and Insurance Litigation

Matthew W. Peaire

Partner Tampa

Dean S. Rauchwerger

Partner Chicago

August 12, 2015 | EVENT| Fire Investigation & Fire Spread Seminar

Matthew W. Peaire and Dean S. Rauchwerger presented, on August 12, 2015, a client continuing education seminar on “Effective Fire Investigations and Fire Spread Liability: Practical Strategies for Prosecuting & Defending.”  If you are interested in a similar client-dedicated educational program on Fire Investigations and  Fire Spread Liability, please contact Matthew W. Peaire (mpeaire@butler.legal) or Dean S. Rauchwerger (drauchwerger@butler.legal).

April 23, 2020 EVENTEthical Considerations in Product Liability Subrogation

Subrogation has played a huge role in shaping the landscape of product liability. As subrogation professionals, we have an opportunity to make the world a safer place by holding manufacturers and distributors..

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October 04, 2019 EVENTIt's Not IF, It's WHEN: Subrogating Catastrophic Industrial Accidents –Practical Strategies For Maximizing Recoveries!

Catastrophic industrial accidents, large and small, often involve extensive property damage, significant business interruption and bodily injuries. No industrial organization is immune to fires, explosions, environmental disasters and the like...

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June 06, 2019 EVENTIdentifying Subrogation and Preventing Spoliation

Partner Matthew Peaire and co-presenter Tim York (NEFCO Fire Investigations) presented "Identifying Subrogation and Preventing Spoliation" for the FIFEC 2019 Conference.

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November 12, 2018 EVENTDetermining Settlement Value from the Carrier and Attorney Perspective

Partner Matthew Peaire co-presented with Homesite Subrogation manager Justin Debenedectis on the relationship between the insurer and subrogation attorney when identifying settlement value.

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October 10, 2018 EVENTSubrogating Industrial Accidents: Practical Strategies & Creating The Compelling Story

Dean S. Rauchwerger presented a panel program amongst industry professionals on “Subrogating Industrial Accidents: Practical Strategies & Creating the Compelling Story.” The presentation highlighted the importance of strong leadership, a solid forensic investigation, focused recovery strategies and developing a compelling liability story narrative for catastrophic industrial losses.

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March 15, 2018 EVENTCLM 2018 Annual Conference - Subrogating Catastrophic Industrial Accidents: Finding the Holes in the "Swiss Cheese"

Dean Rauchwerger from Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig presented in Houston, TX at the CLM 2018 Annual Conference on the topic of "Subrogating Catastrophic Industrial Accidents: Finding the Holes in the 'Swiss Cheese.'"

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November 05, 2017 EVENTNASP 2017 CONFERENCE - PLEASE TELL ME I DIDN'T JUST READ THAT!! – HOW TO KEEP UNWANTED MATERIALS OUT OF CLAIMS FILES, AND WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU FIND IT WHEN PREPARING RESPONSES TO DISCOVERY

Matthew Peaire from Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig presented in Austin, TX at the NASP 2017 Conference on the topic of "Please tell me I didn’t just read that!! – How to Keep Unwanted Materials Out of Claims Files, and What to Do when you Find it When Preparing Responses to Discovery".

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October 19, 2017 EVENT FACAP / IASIU JOINT CONFERENCE - FIRE IN THE COURTROOM: LESSONS LEARNED IN THE HEAT OF BATTLE

Gerald Albrecht, Matthew Peaire and Mohammad Mubarak from Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig presented in Orlando, FL at the FACAP IASIU Joint Conference on the topic of "Fire in the Courtroom: Lessons Learned in the Heat of Battle".

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March 30, 2017 EVENTCLM 2017 Annual Conference - Why Small Fires Become Big Fires? Effective Strategies for Developing Fire Spread Recoveries

The panel presentation highlighted fire spread basics, forensic methodologies and practical strategies for developing fire spread subrogation recoveries and the critical liability proof for recurring fire spread scenarios, and the failures that allow small fires to grow large.

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February 22, 2017 EVENT2017 CLM NATIONAL RETAIL, RESTAURANT & HOSPITALITY CONFERENCE - Hotel, Restaurant Nightclub Fires: Strategic Practical Liability Insights From Historic Catastrophes!

This interactive presentation discussed major, historic fires to highlight recurring causes and how failures of fire suppression and safety systems exacerbate damages.  

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October 23, 2016 EVENT2016 NASP Annual Conference | HOTEL, RESTAURANT AND NIGHTCLUB FIRES: CRITICAL LESSONS FROM HISTORIC CATASTROPHES TO THE PRESENT!

NASP 2016 Annual Conference

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June 16, 2016 EVENTProving Products Liability Cases: The Bar has been Raised

A presentation on best practices regarding product liability cases.

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April 19, 2016 EVENT5th Annual Cyber Liabilities Insurance ExecuSummit

Subrogation & Cyber Liability Insurance: 2016 Update

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April 07, 2016 EVENTNASP 2016 Subrogation Litigation: Skills and Management Conference

Hobie Hind and Matt Peaire presented at the NASP 2016 Subrogation Litigation: Skills and Management Conference on April 7, 2016. Hobie and Matt's topic was "My Ethics v. Your Ethics: When the Expert & Attorney Obligations Diverge."

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April 06, 2016 EVENT 2016 Annual Conference of The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) | Annual Conference of The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)

Boom! Catastrophic Explosions: Practical Strategies for Maximizing Recoveries

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January 27, 2016 EVENTLoss Executives Association's (LEA) 85th Celebration | Market Share Losses: Conflicts and Controversies

Market Share Losses: Conflicts and Controversies

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November 18, 2015 EVENTRestaurant Fire Spread & Suppression System Failures

Discusses restaurant and nightclub fires and how failures of fire suppression systems and other fire safety systems can exacerbate fire damages.

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September 17, 2015 EVENTSubrogating Market Share Claims

Hobie and Dean discussed the dynamics and many nuances of effectively developing market share recovery claims.

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July 16, 2015 EVENT2015 CLM Southern California Conference | Subrogation - Federal Tort Claims Act: Fundamentals & Practical Strategies for FTCA Recovery Claims Against the United States - The Ultimate Deep Pocket!

Subrogation - Federal Tort Claims Act: Fundamentals & Practical Strategies for FTCA Recovery Claims Against the United States - The Ultimate Deep Pocket!

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June 24, 2015 EVENTRIMKUS 12th Annual Continuing Education Seminar

Rimkus is hosting a 2-day seminar of Florida Continuing Education accredited courses for up to 12 hours of credit units. Day 1 will consist of  six one hour courses on varied pertinent topics. Day 2 will be dedicated to a Legislative and Property Case Law Update, as well as the new 5hr Law & Ethics CE required course.

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April 21, 2015 EVENT4th Annual Cyber Liabilities Insurance ExecuSummit

Subrogation & Cyber Liability Insurance 2015 Update

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March 25, 2015 EVENT2015 CLM Annual Conference | Fire Spread Liability & Challenges: Practical Strategies for Prosecuting & Defending

Fire Spread Liability & Challenges: Practical Strategies for Prosecuting & Defending

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March 01, 2015 EVENTClaims &  Litigation Management Alliance(CLM) Annual Conference | Fire Spread Liability & Challenges: Practical Strategies For Prosecuting & Defending

Fire Spread Liability & Challenges: Practical Strategies For Prosecuting & Defending

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November 10, 2014 EVENTNASP 2014 Annual Conference

Hiring, Training and Motivating a New Generation of Employees

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November 05, 2014 EVENTButler Subrogation & Recovery Webinar

Is Your Claim Undermined Because Your Target is Underwater? - What To Do When Your Recovery Target Files for Bankruptcy

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June 25, 2014 EVENT2014 RIMKUS CE Seminar

Updates to NFPA 921

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April 10, 2014 EVENTNASP 2014 Litigation Skills Conference

Using Exhibits Effectively When Arguing, Mediating and Negotiating

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April 01, 2014 EVENTWestern Loss Association Spring Seminar | Suing Uncle Sam - The Ultimate Deep Pocket: Federal Tort Claims Act Recovery Claims

Suing Uncle Sam - The Ultimate Deep Pocket: Federal Tort Claims Act Recovery Claims

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February 01, 2014 EVENTIn-house client seminar

Subrogation: Identification, Preservation, Investigation and Making a Recovery

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November 03, 2013 EVENTNASP's 2013 Annual Conference

Subro and Cyber Security

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November 01, 2013 EVENTAnnual Conference of the National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP)

FTCA Fundamentals & Practical Strategies

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September 01, 2013 EVENTDeep Pockets: Prosecuting & Defending Government Liabilities: U.S. & Municipalities

"Deep Pockets: Prosecuting & Defending Government Liabilities: U.S. & Municipalities.”

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February 12, 2013 EVENTNASP Webinar

Alternative Dispute Resolution – Litigation is Not Always the Only Option

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April 15, 2012 EVENTPLRB Claims Conference

Subrogation & Recovery Following a Weather Catastrophe

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April 01, 2012 EVENTExecuSummit

FTCA Fundamentals & Strategies: What To Do When The King Does Wrong!

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March 01, 2012 EVENTLitigation Alternatives: Negotiation and Mediation

"Litigation Alternatives: Negotiation and Mediation”

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March 01, 2012 EVENTClaims & Litigation Management Alliance(CLM) Annual Conference

Strategy—The Big Difference Between Winning and Losing

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March 01, 2012 EVENTIn-house client seminar

Litigation Alternatives: Negotiation and Mediation

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January 01, 2012 EVENTNorthwest Loss Association

"Subrogation: Initial Recognition, Roadblocks and Strategies for Effective Recoveries"

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November 06, 2011 EVENTNASP Annual Conference

SIU

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November 01, 2011 EVENTAnnual Conference of the National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP)

Federal Tort Claims Act: Critical Insights, Emerging Issues & Practical Strategies for Establishing FTCA Liability on the United States

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April 03, 2011 EVENT2011 PLRB Claims Conference

2011 PLRB Claims Conference

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March 01, 2011 EVENTCouncil on Litigation Management (CLM) Annual Conference

"Herding Cats: Managing Teams of Experts in Complex Litigation"

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February 01, 2011 EVENTIn-house seminar

Jumping Over the Evidentiary Hurdles to Victory!

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September 01, 2010 EVENTPLRB/LIRB Seminar

Subrogation: Initial Recognition, Roadblocks and Strategies for Effective Recoveries

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April 01, 2010 EVENTExperts: The Nuts and Bolts

"Experts: The Nuts and Bolts"

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April 01, 2010 EVENTIn-house client seminar

Experts: The Nuts and Bolts

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March 01, 2010 EVENTPLRB/LIRB 2010 Conference

Federal Tort Claims Act: Suing Uncle Sam

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February 23, 2010 EVENTSubrogating Construction Claims and the Obstacles We Typically Face

Local Education and Networking

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October 01, 2009 EVENTTaxpayers Against Fraud (TAF) Annual Conference

False Claims Act Ethical Issues

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September 11, 2009 EVENTPanelist for the Enhancing and Striving for Diversity in Law Schools Presentation

Florida Bar's Student Education and Admission to the Bar Committee Meeting

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September 10, 2009 EVENTDefending the Assault / Sex Abuse Case

Nursing Home / ALF Litigation Seminar

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June 18, 2009 EVENTNASP - Local Education and Networking

Common Issues Faced Litigating a Product Liability Claim
and Who Do You Sue?

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June 01, 2008 EVENTProduct Liability: Nuts and Bolts

"Product Liability: Nuts and Bolts"

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June 01, 2008 EVENTIn-house client seminar

Product Liability: Nuts and Bolts

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April 01, 2008 EVENTPLRB/LIRB Annual Conference

Federal Tort Claims Act: Suing Uncle Sam

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January 01, 2008 EVENTJumping Over Evidentiary Hurdles

"Jumping Over Evidentiary Hurdles"

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July 01, 2007 EVENTNational Webinar Seminar

Suing Uncle Sam Under The Federal Tort Claims Act

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February 01, 2007 EVENTTransportation-Cargo Loss

"Transportation-Cargo Loss"

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November 01, 2006 EVENTNASP Annual Conference

"Pursuing Federal Tort Claims: Uncle Sam – The Ultimate Deep Pocket!"

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