Chicago Midwest Construction Defect & Dispute Conference

4th Annual Midwest CDDC | May 20, 2019

Chicago, IL | Loyola University Chicago School of Law

When you need CLE/CE think of the CDDC! Our courses aren’t just a great way to get those credits out of the way, but our courses are also entertaining, beneficial, and a great place to network with your colleagues and experts from around the country!

8:30 AM

Check-In Begins

9:00 AM—10:00 AM

Forget Stigma Damage for Your Next Construction Defect Case:

Switch to “Impaired Marketability”

Grant Austin | American Valuation, Inc.

10:05 AM—11:05 AM

Reservation of Rights Letter: What You Should Know

Les Robertson | Robertson & Associates and Dermot Leech | Allianz

11:10 PM—12:10 PM

Litigating Complex Construction Defect Case When Your Client No Longer Exists

James Wideikis | Much Law and Andrew Witik | Christensen Hsu Sipes LLP

12:10 PM—12:45 PM

Lunch & Awards Ceremony

  12:45 PM – 1:15 PM

Design-Build Trends: Big Projects, Big Insurance Claims

Alex Niederman | Ironshore Inc.

1:20 PM—2:50 PM

Construction Defect Resolution Template

Robert Franco | Franco Moroney Buenik and Eugene Peterson | Advise & Consult, Inc.

2:55 PM—4:25 PM

Judicial Panel – Complex Construction Defect Litigation – What Does It Look Like

Hon. Jean Golden | Cook County Judge, Hon. Brigid Mary McGrath | Circuit Court of Cook County and Hon. Stuart Nudelman | ADR Systems

4:30 PM – 5:30 PM