Co-Founder/Senior VP of Business Development, CaseMetrix, LLC

Prior to co-founding CaseMetrix www.case-metrix.com Kimberly White had 27 years experience as a Litigation Paralegal. After earning a degree in Paralegal Studies in 1982, she worked at an insurance defense firm in North Carolina before relocating to Atlanta in 1984. She began working at an Atlanta insurance defense firm, then known as Fain, Gorby, Reeves & Moraitakis, in 1984, and remained with that firm until 1994. At that point, she began a 15-year freelance career in which she assisted many prominent plaintiff and defense firms in metro Atlanta.

Her specialties have included motor vehicle, trucking, premises liability, products liability, medical malpractice and pharmacy malpractice. She co-founded CaseMetrix, a settlement & verdict database, in 2009. That company has since expanded throughout the Southeastern US and is utilized by both plaintiff & defense firms. Kimberly has lectured extensively to Attorneys, Paralegals and insurers sharing her unique perspective with both sides of the Bar.

Senior attorney, Fayrell Furr Jr., from Furr & Henshaw is one of the few lawyers who have been board certified by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys in the field of medical professional negligence, a certification of competency in handling medical malpractice cases.

Mr. Furr has also been granted several prestigious honors within the legal community, including the Southern Trial Lawyers Association’s Warhorse Award in 2010 and the South Carolina Association for Justice’s Founders Award in 2003.

Certified Legal Specialties
*Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate, by the National Board of Trial, Advocacy 1984, Recertified 1989,1994,1999,2004,2009
*Board Certified by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys, State Committee

Bar Admissions
*South Carolina, 1968
*U.S. District Court District of South Carolina
*U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
*U.S. Court of Federal Claims
*U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
*U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
*U.S. Supreme Court, 1989

Education
*University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina
*J.D. – 1968
Honors: Omicron Delta Kappa
Honors: Phi Alpha Delta
• University of South Carolina- B.A. – 1965

Published Works
• “Final Argument”, Section, South Carolina Civil Trial, Techniques Handbook, 1997
• Medical and Health Professionals, (Co-Author), South Carolina Jurisprudence, 1996
• “Medical Malpractice, Plaintiff’s Perspective”, South Carolina Practice Manual, 2000
• Permissible Arguments on Damages in Closing Arguments, 2002

Classes/Seminars
• Visiting Lecturer, Comparative Constitutional Law, University of Saigon Law School, Saigon, S. Vietnam, 1970 – 1971
• Numerous CLE presentations for South Carolina Association for Justice (SCAJ), American Association for Justice (AAJ), Civil Trial Lawyer’s Association, ABOTA, South Carolina Bar Association
• Frequent Lecturer on Medicine and the Law, USC Law School
• Frequent Lecturer on Medicine and the Law, Medical University of South Carolina

Honors and Awards
• Bronze Star, 1971
• Most Valuable Member, SCAJ (South Carolina Association for Justice), 1974
• Founders Award, SCAJ, 2003
• President’s Award from SCAJ, 2005
• Who’s Who in the World, 1984-1985
• Who’s Who in the South
• International Who’s Who of Professionals
• Who’s Who in American Law, 1983-1984
• Victim Voice Award, South Carolina Jury Trial Foundation, 1993
• Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rating
• Wiedemann Wysocki National Finance Council Award
• S. C. Super Lawyer, 2008- Present
• Top 100 Trial Lawyers (AAJ), 2008- Present
• SCAJ Founders Award
• STLA Warhorse Award
• Newsweek’s Top Attorneys in the Country for 2011
• Wiedemann & Wysocki Award 2011, American Association for Justice
• Lifetime Achievement Award 2011, American Association for Justice
• American Eagle Award 2011, Southern Trial Lawyers
• Best Lawyers in America 2015
Professional Associations and Memberships
• American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow
• AAJ; State Committeeman 1977-1979; State Delegate 2000-2005; Bd of Gov 2005-present
• AAJ; Presidents Club, Charter Member 1999-present; Leaders Forum 2002-present
• National Board of Trial Advocacy, State Coordinator, 2003 – 2004
• American Bar Association
• South Carolina Bar Association
• Richland County Bar Association
• Horry County Bar Association
• South Carolina Association for Justice, Editor of The Bulletin 75-77; President 79-80; Board of Governors 86-
• Southern Trial Lawyers Association, Bd of Gov, 1992 – ; Parliamentarian 99-00; Sec 01-02;, Treasurer 02-03; VP 03-04; President 05-06
• American Board of Trial Advocates, Member
Past Employment Positions
• U.S. Army, Captain, JAG, 1968 – 1973
• Legal Assistance & Litigation, Ft. Jackson, S.C., Assistant Staff Judge Advocate – Chief Claims, 1971 – 1973
• National Board of Trial Advocacy, State Coordinator, 2003 – 2004

Eric J. Hertz is a double Board-Certified Trial Attorney by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and the American Board of Trial Advocates. A member of America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators and Top 10 Nursing Home Trial Lawyers, Mr. Hertz has tried over 100 jury trials as Lead Attorney and handled over 100 wrongful death cases, resulting in multi-millions of dollars collected for his clients, including several record high verdicts.

Mr. Hertz is the author of Nursing Home Abuse and Your Loved Ones (2016) and co-author of Thomas Reuters: Punitive Damages in Georgia (1997-2017); Georgia Law of Damages (1998-2017); and Georgia Law of Torts (2002). He is a regular speaker and author for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education of Georgia and has been featured in the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association legal periodical Verdict.

Mr. Hertz earned his J.D. in 1991 from the University of Georgia School of Law and his B.B.A., cum laude, from Hofstra University. He is licensed to practice in the State of Georgia and is admitted to the bars of the Federal Districts of Georgia and the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit.

Adrian is currently the CEO, Chief Nursing Officer, and Clinical Director of NeuroRehab Services and has many years’ experience in various areas of the healthcare industry including Trauma, Brain and Spinal Cord Injury, Pharmaceutical Development and Research, and Neurologic Rehabilitation. Throughout his career he has been a part of several companies related to Brain Injury, Patient Rights and Charities directed at helping traumatically injured individuals. Most recently he and his team developed the Odyssey Program a one of a kind treatment system that helps to facilitate treatment of Traumatic Brain Injured Clients in their own home and community. A nationally recognized speaker he is the Author and Co-Author of a large number of continuing education presentations on TBI, SCI, Trauma and Good Clinical Practices for care of Neurologically Impaired Individuals; Author of Neurologic Education and Certification Programs for the treatment of TBI in various clinical environments; Author and Developer of several treatment programs designed specifically for the treatment of Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injuries.

Justin Kahn is a civil litigator with Kahn Law Firm, LLP in Charleston, South Carolina. He handles professional liability, tort, product liability, contract and other matters. He has practiced in state and federal courts throughout the country.

Justin is AV rated and is board certified in medical malpractice by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys where he also serves on the board. He is also board certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a civil trial advocate and in civil pretrial practice advocacy. He is also a diplomate with the National College of Advocacy and American Association of Justice. He is certified by the South Carolina Supreme Court as a civil circuit court mediator.

He is an adjunct professor of law at the Charleston School of Law where he teaches pretrial practice. He authors the South Carolina Rules Annotated and the South Carolina Rules of Evidence Annotated published by the South Carolina Bar CLE Division. He has written, lectured and taught throughout the country on a variety of topics including advocacy, procedure, evidence, ethics, technology and persuasion.

He is a member of various legal professional organizations including the American Association for Justice, American Bar Association, South Carolina Association for Justice and is a permanent member of the Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference.

He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals, United States Second Circuit Court of Appeals, United States Court of Federal Claims, United States District Court for the District of South Carolina and the South Carolina Supreme Court.

He is married, is the proud parent of three children and loves to perform magic.

He received a B.S. from Tulane University in Psychology and B.S. in Communication in 1988. He received his J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1992.

Chadrick Alexander Mance is founder of the Mance Law Group, the community’s law firm for the injured in Savannah, GA. He is a trial lawyer who represents clients deceased or seriously injured in automobile accidents, in tractor trailer collisions, in construction accidents, by the negligence of physicians, by police misconduct, and by dangerous products. Mr. Mance represents clients across the state of Georgia.

In 2017, Mance lectured at the nation’s largest conference on dangerous drugs injuring consumers, Mass Torts Made Perfect. That year, Mance was and continues to be the youngest speaker invited to speak at this national conference, whose speakers include the best lawyers throughout the nation with multi-million dollar and multi-billion dollar verdicts.

In 2016, Mr. Mance served as President of the Port City Bar Association, Savannah’s prestigious African American Bar Association. Mance became one of the youngest to serve as president of this prestigious organization of lawyers. He was also parliamentarian of the Savannah Trial Lawyers’ Association and Chairman of the Savannah Section of the Georgia Trial Lawyers’ Association’s Young Lawyer Division. The same year he was selected to present on wrongful death lawsuits against governmental entities before The State Bar of Georgia’s Annual Convention. Mance was among the youngest presenters selected. Mance has been featured on Magic 103.9’s Gospel Morning Show, Magic 103.9’s R&B Morning Show, W-TOC, WSAV, WJCL, and other Savannah news stations as a commentator or participant concerning high profile legal cases. In 2015, Mance completed the Georgia Trial Lawyers’ Association’s Leadership Education and Advanced Development Program, a program that selects the best and brightest young trial lawyers in the state for its graduates.

In fall of 2014, Mr. Mance served as a visiting professor of law at Morehouse College where he lectured on topics related to his practice. It is believed that Mance was the youngest college professor at Morehouse during that time. He has also lectured on wrongful death civil rights trials at Savannah State University, in addition to conducting community-based workshops on general topics relating to personal injury. In addition, he has presented to groups such as the Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency on topics such as workers’ compensation and workers’ rights.

Mance is a cum laude graduate of Morehouse College where he obtained a degree in business administration. While at Morehouse, Mance served as student body president and a member of the college’s board of trustees. During his senior year, Mance toured around the United States conducting panel discussions about civil rights and social justice with Judge Glenda Hatchett, Susan Taylor (of Essence Magazine), Jeff Johnson (of Tom Joyner’s Morning Show), and Emmanuel Lewis.

Mance is also a 2012 graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law where his trial team won the largest invitational trial advocacy tournament in the United States in 2011, The Buffalo-Niagra Mock Trial Invitational. While at Georgia Law, Mance was awarded the Weinberg, Wheeler, Hudgins, Gunn & Dial Outstanding Mock Trial Advocate Award. He was a dedicated member of BLSA and was voted as “Most Likely to Become a Supreme Court Judge”. He also co-founded the Georgia Association of Law and Politics which now hosts an annual conference on legal and political issues across the state. Mance believes that the law is a tool meant to influence people to help others. He has devoted his practice and work to fighting for the seriously injured and down-trodden.

Gary Jackson is a name many attorneys in North Carolina know. He has been president of the NC Advocates for Justice and has held leadership positions in several other national and state organizations.

Gary is frequently asked to speak throughout the country at educational programs for lawyers and he regularly authors articles addressing current legal trends and developments.

He has won many awards over his 35+ years as a trial lawyer – 22 of which have been spent fighting for plaintiffs in numerous multi-million dollar claims. North Carolina Super Lawyers magazine has designated Gary a “North Carolina Super Lawyer1” every year since 2006 for Class Actions and Mass Torts. In 2013, 2014, and 2015 he was designated one of the “top 100 lawyers in North Carolina1” and in 2013 and 2015 among the “top 25 lawyers in Charlotte1”. Gary has been recognized by Business North Carolina as a “Legal Elite2” in 2003, 2004, 2008, and 2013. He is a charter fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, and holds an AV pre-eminent rating (the highest peer-review rating) from Martindale-Hubbell3.

While this path may seem relatively straightforward on paper, Gary’s path to success has been anything but straightforward – much like his courtroom style.

In 1990, attorney Todd J. O’Malley founded O’Malley & Langan with attorney Gerard Langan. With decades of experience under his belt, attorney O’Malley has earned a reputation in Pennsylvania for delivering the results clients need. That’s why so many people in Northeastern Pennsylvania rely on attorney O’Malley to personally handle cases involving workers’ compensation, personal injury, wrongful death and more.

EDUCATION
Scranton Preparatory School
University of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania, B.A.
University of North Dakota, Juris Doctorate

MILITARY SERVICE
U.S. Army, Fort Bliss, Texas, 1971 – 1973
18 years in The Pennsylvania National Guard
Executive Officer, Headquarters Company; First Battalion 109th
Company Commander, 55th Brigade
Headquarters Company, S3Air, 55th Brigade
28th Division, S1-55th Brigade
Personnel Officer, 28th Division, Headquarters, Pennsylvania National Guard, Fort Indian Town Gap, Annville, Pennsylvania, 1973 – 1974
Special Assistant Attorney General; Bureau of Consumer Protection, 1974 – 1975
Deputy Attorney General, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, 1975 to Present

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Past Chairman, Workers’ Compensation Section of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (now The American Association of Justice)
Moderator and Course Planner – Educational Program at ATLA’s 2000 Annual Convention
Member, American Bar Association
Former Board Member, American Association of Justice
Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association – Workers’ Compensation Section
Former Board Member, Pennsylvania Association for Justice
Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
Member, Lackawanna County Bar Association
Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Board of Directors, Workplace Injury Litigation Group Executive Committee for Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers
Past President, Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group
Board of Directors, Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group
Board of Directors, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers
Past Member, The Executive Committee of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers
Past Co-Chairman, The Executive Committee of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers, Workers’ Compensation Section
Past President, Past Budget Chair and Past President of the Board, Scranton, PA, School Board of Education
Board of Directors, Workplace Injury Litigation Group (WILG)
Member, American College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers

Dr. O’Donnell is an Associate Professor of Cell & Molecular Medicine at the Rush Medical College in Chicago. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Pharmacology He is a co-Editor of O’Donnell’s Drug Injury IVth Ed. He consults and testifies for plaintiffs and defendants (~ 400 trials, several thousand consultations) in drug related matters throughout the United States . He resides in Barrington Hills, IL.

Harvey A. Moore, Ph.D. is the President of Trial Practices, Inc., a full service litigation consulting firm providing assistance to attorneys and clients in thematic development of case issues, trial communication strategies, voir dire, jury selection, witness evaluation and training, development of computer graphics and demonstrative exhibits, and other applied, social science consultation. Dr. Moore has provided research and consulting services to attorneys and clients continually since 1975. Today, he is one of a handful of national jury consultants called upon to advise litigants on major lawsuits across the country. He has consulted on cases as far away as Melbourne, Australia and London, England. His work has been featured on television news shows such as Hard Copy, A Current Affair, 60 Minutes, 48 Hours, Dateline, Eye to Eye with Connie Chung, CNN and the BBC did a special on his firm. He has a team of distinguished scientists, artists and Emmy Award-winning journalists assembled to evaluate and develop stories for trial.