Donald T. DeCarlo

Mr. Donald T. DeCarlo

Law Office of Donald T. DeCarlo
61-43 186th St
Fresh Meadows , NY 11365
Office: 718-475-2670
Fax: 718-475-2674

Introduction

Former General Counsel Travelers and General Counsel of the National Counsel on Compensation Insurance. Founder of AMCOMP an organization that certifies Workers Compensation Professional. Author of three books on Workers Compensation Law & Insurance. Former Chairman of the Board of the New York State Insurance Fund. Adjunct Professor of Insurance at St.John's University, teach Workers Compensation for professionals in the business.


Areas of Expertise

  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Contracts
  • Licensing
  • Notary Public

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: 1- Admitted to New York State Bar & Federal Courts
2- Certified Arbitrator AAA & ARIAS US
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: 1- American Bar Association 5- Association of the Bar City of New York
2- New York State Bar Association
3- ARIAS US
4- AMCOMP
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Adjunct Professor at St. John's University School of Professional Studies. Teach Workers Compensation Law & Insurance.
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: NO
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: 4 occasions
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Workers Compensation - Large Premium Disputes
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: None
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 4
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Numerous - as GC of Travelers.
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 15 years ago
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: None
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: 40+ years, however; 6 in expert. Many times as Counsel managing property/casualty cases of every type.
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting and act as ARBITRATOR/MEDIATOR
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $550.00 per hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $550.00 per hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $550.00 per hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $550.00 per hour
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Reasonable travel expense and $5,000.00 non-refundable retainer. Hourly rate will be applied to retainer

References

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