--- transportation law / trial - motor carrier (trucking)
--- course production date: 3/5/2017
--- presented by TIMOTHY WHITING

This course covers investigating commercial vehicle accidents. It explains establishing liability, key commercial vehicle regulations and safety standards, key commercial vehicle industry resources to determine standards of care and key evidence experts needed in commercial vehicle accidents.

Also covered by the course is negotiating with insurance companies, and top mistakes attorneys make in handling commercial vehicle cases.

Key course points are:
• Establishing motor carrier liability.
• Key commercial vehicle regulations, safety standards, and resources.
• Key evidence and experts.
• Finding insurance coverage and negotiating with insurance companies.
• Top Mistakes Attorneys Make in Handling Commercial Vehicle Cases.

--- presented by TIMOTHY WHITING

Timothy M. Whiting is a leading truck accident and personal injury attorney. Tim and his firm fight hard for the full measure of justice for their clients harms and losses caused by the negligent conduct of others. He cares about the hardship his clients endure and works hard to reduce the stress of seeking justice so clients can focus on their health and their families.

A graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School, Tim is licensed to practice in both Wisconsin and Illinois. He has successfully won cases against large corporations, trucking companies, construction companies, hospitals, and doctors for their harmful negligence. Tim has represented victims of trucking accidents, auto accidents, construction accidents, medical malpractice and serious personal injury cases across the country, winning jury verdicts and settlements in over 10 counties across four states.

Tim is also sought out by other lawyers around the United States to either co-counsel or consult on their clients trucking cases.

Due to his skills and success in handling trucking cases, Tim has recently been chosen to be on the board of regents for the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA). Tim was selected for this honor for his experience and knowledge in trucking accident litigation. ATAA is a trucking organization made up of the top trucking accident attorneys in the country to promote by training and education a higher expertise in handling and winning trucking crashes and concerted efforts to pass safety legislation to promote safer ways for our communities.

Tim also serves as a member of the Interstate Trucking Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice. He has previously served on the National Advisory Board for APITLA, a national association of truck accident attorneys.