JSH partner Bill Schrank will be part of five-member panel discussing recent trends in national jury verdicts – and effective and ineffective defense strategies – at Northland Insurance on September 17, 2019 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Bill, along with representatives from Travelers Complex Case, Travelers Enterprise MCU and Travelers Staff Counsel will discuss the characteristics and risk factors of surprise verdicts across the United States, and options available to minimize such future verdicts.

Bill represents commercial transportation companies in trucking and motor coach crashes; businesses in dram shop liability, premise liability and security incidents; persons and entities against wrongful death actions; and businesses in “Special Event” injuries. Throughout his more than 30 years of practicing, Bill has served as sole or lead counsel in numerous jury trials, and has been involved in thousands of informal settlement negotiations, and hundreds of mediations and arbitrations.