Associate attorney Glenn Johnston concentrates his practice at LOIS on defending employers and carriers in New York workers’ compensation claims. This includes pre-litigation counseling, hearings, trials, depositions, appeals and settlement negotiations. Prior to joining LOIS, Glenn served as attorney at the United States Court of International Trade in New York.
December 18th, 2017 | 22 mins 51 secs
burns v. varriale, kelly calculation, lien recovery, new york, subrogation, wcl § 29, workers' compensation lien
Attorneys Christopher Major and Glenn Johnston lead a presentation on Section 29 reimbursement and subrogation in New York workers' compensation claims. The attorneys discuss reimbursement to the carrier/employer from the proceeds of civil actions as well as tactics for maximizing recovery - including negotiation tips for dealing with plaintiff's attorneys who always demand a lien reduction to "1/3rd."