Dawn L Cook RN, CNLCP, CLCP, LNCP-C, LNC, CFLC

Dawn Cook Consulting LLC .............. Offices in California and Nevada
1001 E Sunset Rd #97553
Las Vegas , NV 89193
Office: 702-544-2159
Fax: 702-543-7133

Introduction

Dawn L. Cook has prepared life care plans and life care plan rebuttals for traumatic brain injury, anoxic brain injury, pediatric brain injury, cerebral palsy, mild brain injury, moderate/severe brain injury. Dawn Cook has been deposed and testified to life care plans at State and Federal Court. She is a licensed Registered Nurse with three certifications in life care planning and she was valedictorian of her nursing class. Dawn Cook has worked with serious and catastrophic illness and injury for over 30 years including clinical settings, home care and life care planning.

Dawn Cook has prepared hundreds of expert reports and has testified at deposition or trial at state court or Federal Court.

Dawn Cook prepares Life Care Plans, Critiques Life Care Plans, she prepares Future Medical Cost Projections and Past Medical Bill Reviews for both Plaintiff and Defense, as well as Family Law and Criminal cases.

Dawn Cook's client list includes attorneys in Arizona, California, Georgia, Hawaii, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah and Washington state.


Areas of Expertise

  • Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Life Care Planning
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: • Certified Durable Medical Equipment Specialist (CDMES), 2017
• Certified Nurse Life Care Planner (CNLCP) #4150834, 2015
• RN License New Mexico RN-79312, 2014
• Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP) #1159, 2012
• Lifetime Nurse Care Planner-Certified (LNCP-C), 2012
• RN License Nevada #RN71479, 2012
• RN License California #411737, 1986
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: • American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners (AANLCP) since 2012
• American Nurses Association (ANA) since 2012
• Nevada Nurses Association since 2012
• Organization of Lifetime Nurse Care Planners since 2012
• American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants (AALNC) since 2013
• Forensic Expert Witness Association (FEWA) since 2014
• American Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN) since 2016
• International Transplant Nurses Society (ITNS) since 2016
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: 1. 6/26/17 invited speaker at the International Transplantation Nurse Society annual conference: “Transplantation Costs and Litigation, Valuing the Lifetime Cost of Organ Transplantation” Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

2. 2/7/16 speaker at the American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners, “Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Nurse Life Care Planning” San Antonio, Texas.

3. 10/15/15 speaker at the Las Vegas Valley Paralegal Association, “How to Select a Life Care Planning Expert Witness.” Las Vegas, Nevada.

4. 9/19/15 speaker at the American Society of Pain Management Nursing, “Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Pain Management” Atlanta, Georgia.

5. 5/3/15 speaker at the Executive Forum for Lifetime Nurse Care Planners, “Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Life Care Planning” Honolulu, Hawaii.

6. 4/18/15 speaker at the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, “Complex Regional Pain Syndrome for Legal Nurse Consultants.” Indianapolis, Indiana.

7. 9/21/14 speaker at the International Symposium of Life Care Planners, “The Movable Office.” Minneapolis, Minnesota.

8. 1/31/13 speaker at National Business Institute’s seminar “Anatomy and Physiology 101 for Attorneys” in Fresno, California.
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: None
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Over 250 times
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Life Care Planning
Future Medical Cost Projections
Past Medical Bill Reviews
For plaintiff and defense
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 70%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 30%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Over 30 times
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 06/23/2017
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Four times
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: 6
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: Over 6 years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting, reports
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A:
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A:
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A:

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