Risk Consulting & Expert Services

David L. Stegall, CPCU, ARM, ARe, RPA

Nationwide, US

About the Expert

Mr. Stegall has worked on eight cases in the past 18 months dealing with the usual & customary practices within the industry. He has over 35 years of insurance, reinsurance and risk management experience. He has worked as an underwriter, a retail agent, a wholesale broker, a reinsurance intermediary, as a consultant and as an expert witness.

Areas of Expertise

  • Insurance - Bad Faith
  • Insurance - Customs and Practices
  • Insurance - Property Casualty
  • Insurance Agents & Brokers - Standard of Care

Expert's Profile

Mr. Stegall's experience includes: Executive Management, Underwriting, Marketing, Production, Sales Management, Business Development, Product Development, Product Management, Program Management, Claims Management, Risk Management and Alternative Risk Transfer. He has underwritten, marketed, developed and sold traditional insurance products as well as developed and implemented self-insured programs for qualified self-insurers; created self-insured funds; developed captive insurance companies; created national fronting programs; placed and produced reinsurance for both standard and alternative programs. He has managed risks for accounts with one employee to 10,000 employees.

Mr. Stegall was conferred with the designation of Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) by The American Institute for Property and Liability Underwriters in 1988. The Insurance Institute of America recognized him as an Associate in Risk Management (ARM) in 1991 and an Associate in Reinsurance (ARe) in 1999. This year Mr. Stegall was named a Registered Professional Adjuster (RPA) by the Registered Professioanl Adjusters Association. He is a member and a former Director of the North Alabama Chapter of CPCU.


Personal Achievements

Education

  • Coles Graduate School of Business, Kennesaw State University
  • B.A. Auburn University, Speech Communications

Licenses

  • Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)
  • Associate in Risk Management (ARM)
  • Associate in Reinsurance (ARe)
  • Registered Professional Adjuster (RPA)

Organizations

  • Society of Risk Management Consultants - Secretary 2013-14
  • Gerson Lehrman Group Consulting Council
  • Defense Research Institute Expert Witness
  • Registered Professional Adjusters Association
  • North Alabama Society of Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriters, Director 1994-1997
  • Atlanta Chapter of the Society of CPCU 1988-1993
  • Georgia Captive Insurance Company Association 1991-1994 & 2003-2007
  • Georgia Independent Agents Association 1988-1993
  • Alabama Independent Agents Association 1978-1988 & 1994-1998
  • Self-Insured Institute of America 2001-2006
  • Florida Association of Self-Insurers 2001-2006
  • Georgia Captive Insurance Company Association 2003-2007
  • Captive Insurance Company Association 2003-2007

Publications

  • Property & Casualty Insurance Procurement & Litigation (Ten Things Every Lawyer Should Know) originally published in ten parts by HGExperts.com in October 2012. It has since been published within the Blog Sections of 86 Pillars, LLC (a global advisory firm) and Expert Witness Blog (published by JurisPro Expert Witness Directory).
  • Workers’ Compensation Underwriting Philosophy as Partnership Formation is presently being published in six parts on the Expert Thought Section of the website Risk Consulting & Expert Services.

Prior assignments

  • Ball, Ball & Mathews
  • 2000 Interstate Park Drive
  • Montgomery, AL 36109
  • Defense in Goff Group vs. Jardine Sayer & Company, Inc. 2003
  • McDowell Knight
  • 63 South Royal Street
  • Mobile, AL 36601
  • Defense in Pavit vs. Zurich 2007
  • Lee & Associates
  • 2311 West Capital Street
  • Jackson, MS 39209
  • Plaintiff in Kennedy vs. Safeway Insurance 2008
  • Chambless Higdon Richardson
  • 577 Walnut Street
  • Macon, Georgia 31202
  • Plaintiff in EMCO vs. Yates & Associates 2009
  • Cauthorn Nohr & O’Dell
  • 201 Cherokee Street
  • Marietta, Georgia 30060
  • Defense in Hartford vs. Spizzirri 2009
  • Fowler Rodriguez Valdes-Fauli
  • 355 Alhambra Circle, Suite 801
  • Coral Gables Florida 33134
  • Plaintiff in Southern Specialties vs. Brown & Brown 2010
  • Smith Cashion & Orr
  • 231 Third Avenue North
  • Nashville, TN 37201
  • Defense in Mid-State Surety vs. Pulaski County Board of Education 2010
  • Ogletree Deakins Nash
  • One Federal Place, Suite 100
  • 1819 5th Avenue North
  • Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Defense in McCaig vs. Dolgencorp 2010
  • Robert Bryan Law, LLC
  • 1807 Corona Avenue
  • Jasper, AL 35502
  • Plaintiff in Premier Health vs. Holderfield Agency 2010
  • Cassidy & Mueller
  • 416 Main Street, Suite 323
  • Peoria, IL 61602
  • Defense in AFD Enterprises vs. Nationwide Insurance 2010
  • Carr Allison
  • 305 South Gadsden Street
  • Tallahassee, FL 32301
  • Defense in Fidelity National vs. Boardwalk Condominiums 2010
  • Morris, Cary, Andrews
  • 3334 Ross Clark Circle
  • Dothan, AL 36303
  • Plaintiff in Ford vs. Cotton States 2010
  • Bear & Liddon
  • 1330 21st Way South, Suite 300
  • Birmingham, Alabama 35205
  • Defense in EMC Property & Casualty Company vs. Wayne L. Riggs 2011
  • Murphy Williams
  • 120 N Congress Street # 901
  • Jackson MS 39201
  • Plaintiff in Rosamont vs. Great American 2011
  • Sowell, Gray, Step & Lafitte
  • 1310 Gadsden Street
  • Columbia, SC 29211
  • Defense in Blackhurst vs. Turbeville 2011
  • S & M Brands, Inc.
  • 3662 Ontario Road
  • Keysville, VA 23947
  • Defense in Chartis vs. S&M Brands 2011
  • Covington Patrick
  • 211 Pettigrew Street
  • Greenville, SC 29602
  • Plaintiff in Mark & Sue Groce vs. Scheetz, Hogan, Freeman & Phillips 2011
  • Sowell, Gray, Stepp & Lafitte
  • 1310 Gadsden Street
  • Columbia, SC 29211
  • Defense in Anthony vs. South Carolina Department of Corrections and S.C State Budget & Control Board, Office of the Insurance Reserve Fund 2011
  • Frilot, L.L.C.
  • 1100 Poydras Street, Suite 3700
  • New Orleans, LA 70163
  • Defense in Barnett vs. Fidelity National Property and Casualty Insurance Company and Insurance Unlimited of Louisiana, Inc. 2011
  • Martin Weed, LLC

  • 100 Union Hill Drive, Suite 150

  • Birmingham AL 35209

  • Defense in Auto-Owners Insurance Company vs. South Central Agency 2012
  • Silverman,Thompson, Slutkin & White, LLC

  • 201 N. Charles Street, 26th Floor

  • Baltimore, MD 21201

  • Defense in Ocean’s 11 Bar & Grill vs. Indemnity Insurance Group RRG 2012
  • Dickstein Shapiro

  • 2049 Century Park East, Suite 700

  • Los Angeles, CA 90067

  • Plaintiff in Manhattan Beachwear vs. Lloyd’s 2012
  • Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White, LLC

  • 201 N. Charles Street, 26th Floor

  • Baltimore, MD 21201

  • Defense in Beach Bars vs. Indemnity Insurance Group RRG 2012
  • Ferguson, Frost & Dodson, LLP

  • 2500 Acton Road, Suite 200

  • Birmingham, AL 35243

  • Defense in Burroughs vs. Bulkamatic Trucking 2012
  • Ferguson, Frost & Dodson, LLP

  • 2500 Acton Road, Suite 200

  • Birmingham, AL 35243

  • Defense in Sandifer vs. Chartis 2012
  • The Bernheim Law Firm
  • 13211 Mulholland Drive
  • Beverly Hills, California 90210
  • Plaintiff in Bernheim vs. Hoffman Brown 2012
  • Massey, Stotser & Nichols
  • 1780 Gadsden Highway
  • Birmingham,AL 35235
  • Plaintiff in Martinez vs. Scottsdale 2013
  • !Crew & Crew
  • 238 Miracle Strip Pkwy SW

  • Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548 Plaintiff in Petro vs. Travelers 2013
  • Glassman Edwards
  • 26 North Second Street
  • Memphis, Tennessee 38103
  • Plaintiff in C&I Entertainment vs. Fidelity & Deposit of Maryland 2013
  • Rock Fusco Connelly
  • 321 N. Clark, Suite 2200
  • Chicago, Illinois 60603
  • Plaintiff in Nelson vs Conner & Gallagher 2013
  • Freemon Law Firm
  • 327 West Gaines St.
  • Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
  • Plaintiff in Bedford vs Tennessee Farmers Mutual 2013
  • Mann & Potter
  • 600 University Park Place, Suite 250
  • Birmingham Al 35209
  • Plaintiff in Lee Smith vs. Standard Guaranty 2013
  • Harrison Gammons & Rawlinson
  • 2430 L&N Drive
  • Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Artistic Rug vs Auto-Owners 2013
  • Indemnity Insurance Company RRG
  • 950 Ridgebrook Road, Suite 1500
  • Sparks, MD 21152
  • Plaintiff in Indemnity vs Doodson Insurance Brokerage 2013
  • Moses Singer
  • 405 Lexington Ave.
  • New York, NY 10174
  • Defense in Pludeman vs. Northern Leasing Systems 2013
  • Squires Sanders
  • 200 South Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 4100
  • Miami, FL 33131
  • Defense in Grandview Palace Condominiums vs Florida Mutual Assurance Trust 2013
  • Martin Weed, LLC

  • 100 Union Hill Drive, Suite 150

  • Birmingham AL 35209
  • Defense in Collins vs Allstate 2013
  • Richardson Law Firm
  • 1495 S. University Blvd.
  • Mobile, AL 36609
  • Atlantic Specialty vs Kornegay - 2013
  • Greenberg Taurig
  • 77 West Wacker Drive, Suite 3100
  • Chicago, IL 60601 Fort Benning Family Communities LLC & Fort Belvoir Defense in Residential Communities LLC vs American Management Services (d/b/ a Pinnacle) and Lockton Companies 2014

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