Design Build Institute of America Florida Region - Event Information
Tips for Managing Design-Build Risks Through Insurance
Northeast Chapter Event
Tips for Managing Design-Build Risks Through Insurance Presented by Debbie Sines Crockett | Cheffy Passidomo, P.A.
When assuming greater design responsibility, Design Builders must protect themselves from ever-increasing risk. From contract drafting to final payment and beyond, it is essential for today’s Design Builders to understand their potential exposure and liability when implementing strategies designed to shift risk and minimize liability, particularly through insurance. Attend this seminar to learn the top 10 things Design Builders and Owners should know about insurance coverage, risk shifting, and straddling insurance gaps.
About the Speaker:
Debbie Sines Crockett is a shareholder with the law firm of Cheffy Passidomo, P.A. located in Tampa, Florida, and as a trial attorney, she concentrates in the areas of insurance coverage, construction litigation, and commercial disputes. Debbie is experienced in representing policyholders of all types of insurance policies in litigation against carriers from the trial level through appeal, in both state and federal courts. She has an emphasis in complex insurance recovery issues such as additional insured status and contractual indemnity, and her practice includes all aspects and types of insurance recovery, including insurance denials, claim representation, risk transfer mechanisms, and both first and third party bad faith/extra-contractual claims. Just prior to joining Cheffy Passidomo, P.A., Debbie was an equity partner in the law firm of Boyle, Gentile, Leonard and Crockett, P.A. in Fort Myers, Florida. Debbie is licensed in Florida and Maryland. Among her many bar activities, notably, she is a current Co-Chair of the National Asian American Bar Association (NAPABA) Insurance Law Committee and an active member of the Florida Bar Real Estate Property, Probate, and Trust Law Section including committees on Insurance & Surety Law and Construction Law, the Hillsborough County Bar Association Construction Law Section, ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section, ABA Forum on Construction Law, and NAPABA Solo Small Firm Network. Debbie has been appointed to serve on the Florida Bar Standing Committee on the Florida Civil Procedure Rules. Over the years, Debbie has presented on numerous CLEs on insurance law topics, to both local and national audiences, and has written several articles on insurance law related topics.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Eastern
San Jose Country Club 7527 San Jose Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32217