The past several months Alyssa has been a sponsored member of the United Way both the Women United and Young Leaders groups. Check them out here! She is now the Chair of their new Philanthropy Committee. Alyssa has been volunteering her time in Miami with several charity organizations including United Way, Young Leaders and Little Lighthouse Foundation.

Tamer Botros in our Las Vegas office will be speaking at the CLM Alliance (Claims and Litigation Management Alliance) on September 19th from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm: Self Driving to Distraction: Case Studies Involving Autonomous Vehicles

(LAS VEGAS, Nev.) – Scottsdale based Resnick & Louis, P.C. is recognized for excellence across its 16 domestic offices within the United States, and one international office located in London. Amongst other practices of law, the firm has a pristine reputation in the field of Transportation Law. Resnick & Louis, P.C. consistently achieves the utmost favorable outcomes for their clients, ranging from local, regional, and national level transportation companies. Resnick & Louis, P.C. is pleased to announce the hire of Attorney Tamer Botros, who will bring extensive expertise and experience to the Las Vegas office’s Transportation division. “I am thrilled to be joining the Resnick & Louis team and excited to see how my background in transportation will add to the firm,” said Botros. “My practice will be focused primarily on the needs of the firm’s transportation clients.” Botros comes to the firm with valuable experience in often complex and high exposure matters of Transportation Law, previously acting as the Senior Litigation Counsel for Clark County’s second largest taxicab company, Yellow Checker Star Transportation (YCS). Botros’ proven ability to handle multifaceted legal matters comes from his time served defending YCS in a variety of high-stakes cases, including the civil conspiracy case involving allegations of diversion by taxicab drivers filed by two gentlemen’s clubs in Las Vegas. He also defended YCS in as the largest class action lawsuit in the state of Nevada’s history, which involved over 7000 taxicab drivers. In addition to representing YCS in civil litigation matters before state and federal court, in appellate matters before the Nevada Supreme Court, and before alternate resolution forums, Botros also spearheaded the effort to bring awareness to the “McHaffie rule,” regarding corporations defending claims of negligent employment practices. Through his efforts, Botros successfully

Emily K. Dotson will be speaking on September 27th at the CLM Construction Conference in Chicago, IL with William Noonan from Alliant Construction Services Group, Caryn Siebert from Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc. and Stephen Kleps with Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. Session 4 – National – Which End of Your Building is Sinking: Examining Front End vs. Back End Risk Speakers: Emily Dotson, Resnick & Louis, P.C. Stephen Kleps, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. William Noonan, Willis Towers Watson Caryn Siebert, Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc. September 27, 2018 4:00 PM The panel will present recent examples of construction claims arising from work on adjacent properties. The multi disciplinary panel (expert, attorney, adjuster) will discuss claims from their various perspectives and actively engage the audience or “collective experience” of audience members. Topics will include claims related to various construction activities as including under pining, shoring, dewatering, and other geotechnical and construction related mitigation activities. What can be done to mitigate construction risks on the front end and how to determine causation, mitigation, and risk management during the claims process when something goes wrong. Takeaways: -Understanding the duties and obligations by those involved with the project and who may have documents necessary to understand liability. -Underlying investigating of insuring that your insured has appropriate insurance and document the project, what you need for your claims file in relation to sink holes. -How to best use construction consultants to evaluate valuation of losses and third-party repair plans

Kenneth J. Peace will be speaking at a 2 Day Seminar at the Radisson Hotel Airport in Phoenix Arizona on August 28th-29th. Top Mistakes, Do’s, Don’ts, Tips and Tricks How do you distinguish between probate and non probate assets? What are the top mistakes executors commonly make and how can you keep them from happening? How do you handle difficult, non-divisible, joint, hidden and unusual assets? In this comprehensive, all-inclusive guide to everything probate, you’ll get answers to these questions and so much more. Whether you are new to the probate process, or are just needing a refresher, this course is for you. From petition to inventory to creditors to closing – this program walks you step by step through the process and procedures, while addressing sticking points along the way. Register today! Get the probate process and procedure – clarified. Get effective tips for proving the validity of the will and petitioning it, as well as how to handle lost wills. Should there be early distribution of assets? Learn how to quickly identify and decide how to handle this potentially problematic procedure. Review procedures for locating and marshalling assets, with sample forms and documents. Discover which valuation method is best and how to ensure accurate appraisals. Get proven tactics for handling 401ks, IRAs, pensions, stocks and retirement plans. Gain tips for handling Medicaid estate recovery and VA liens. Tackle top trust traps in probate and walk through the final accounting process. Identify key tax deadlines and get techniques for preparing, coordinating and filing returns. Who Should Attend This basic-to-intermediate level program is designed for attorneys. Accountants and paralegals will also benefit. Date: 2 Day Seminar Tuesday, August 28, 2018 – Wednesday, August 29, 2018 Time: August 28 – 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM August 29