Military Economic Damage Claims

There are close to two million service members in the U.S. armed forces around the globe and our country – and nearly one million serve in the national guard and reserves. Even though you don’t live near a military base, you might be missing substantial economic claims from service members in your files.

Military Legal Experts

Both attorneys and former  members of the armed services, Dennis and Mike McCarthy will help you to spot these types of hidden claims and show you how you can establish these often-overlooked economic damages in your cases – from premises liability to auto injuries.

Dennis and Michael will discuss the official Military Personnel File (OMPF), career patterns & regulations, ending a military career, elements of military compensation and proving economic damages at trial. This CLE course is intended for lawyers who are involved in a case with a member of the armed forces whose earnings are claimed to have been affected. To access the course please click here: Take Command: Proving Military Economic Damages.

Also Addressed:

* Types of cases & claims

* The legal framework

* The SF-180

* Service obligations

* Performance evaluations

* Service culture & customs

* The Feres Doctrine

* VA disability payments & offsets

*  Base pay

* Retired pay

* Common questions

About the Speakers

Michael & Dennis McCarthy are both Principals in Military Experts, LLC, a consulting firm that advises businesses and attorneys nationwide. Dennis began his Marine Corps service as a platoon leader in Vietnam and served as Assistant Secretary of Defense. Mike is a small business owner who has been mobilized multiple times in support of operations abroad.

This CLE course is offered in the following states:

* Alaska (AK)

* Alabama (AL)

* Arizona (AZ)

* California (CA)

* Connecticut (CT)

* District of Columbia (DC)

* Illinois (IL)

* Maryland (MD)

* Massachusetts (MA)

* Michigan (MI)

* Missouri (MO)

* New Hampshire (NH)

* New Jersey (NJ)

* New York (NY)

* North Dakota (ND)

* Pennsylvania (PA)

* South Dakota (SD)

* Vermont (VT)

California CLE

Attorney Credits offers CLE for attorneys in CA and around the country. For more information about CLE in California please click the following link: CA CLE.