YOUR HOUSE COUNSEL® REGIONAL LEADERSHIP

To better assist companies and organizations seeking an insurance defense law firm, Your House Counsel® has five regions, spanning the country, each region headed by a leading Your House Counsel® Member.

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Western Central Northeast Mid-Atlantic Gulf Coast

NORTHEAST REGIONAL CHAIR

Eileen E. Buholtz, Partner
NEW YORK – Rochester

Eileen Bulholtz concentrates her practice in insurance defense litigation, commercial litigation, and in estate planning and administration. Combining these skills, she has successfully litigated several contested estate matters including will contests. She has lectured for the New York State Bar Association and the Monroe County Bar Association on New York State Labor Law issues including construction site accidents and on trial practice, evidence and ethics.

MAINE
Petruccelli, Martin & Haddow, LLP
James B. Haddow

Two Monument Square,
P.O. Box 17555, Portland, ME 04112
207.775.0200

NEW JERSEY / NEW YORK – Downstate
Shafer Glazer, LLP
Howard S. Shafer

David A. Glazer

125 Maiden Lane, Suite 16-A,
New York, NY 10038
212.942.4200

NEW YORK – Rochester
Connors, Corcoran & Buholtz, PLLC
Eileen E. Buholtz

45 Exchange Blvd.,
Times Square Building,
Suite 250, Rochester, NY 14614
585.232.5885

MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL CHAIR

Edward C. Bacon, Partner
MARYLAND

Ed Bacon has over 30 years of experience devoted exclusively to civil litigation in the Federal and State courts of Maryland and the District of Columbia. He focuses his practice in the areas of serious personal injury and complex commercial litigation, including wrongful death, brain injury and paralysis; product liability; construction defects and accidents; environmental exposure/toxic torts; and retailer security liability.

DELAWARE
Tybout, Redfearn & Pell
Danielle K. Yearick

Robert M. Greenberg

750 Shipyard Drive, Suite 400,
Wilmington, DE 19801
302.658.6901

KENTUCKY
Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder Co., L.P.A.
Barry M. Miller

230 Lexington Green Circle, Suite 605,
Lexington, KY 40503
859.899.8499

MARYLAND
Bacon, Thornton & Palmer, L.L.P.
Edward C. Bacon

6411 Ivy Lane, Suite 500,
Greenbelt, MD 20770
301.345.7001

NORTH CAROLINA
Bailey & Dixon, LLP
David S. Coats

David S. Wisz

434 Fayetteville Street, Suite 2500,
Raleigh, NC 27601
919.828.0731

TENNESSEE – Middle and Eastern
Arnett, Draper & Hagood, LLP
Broderick L. Young

Rachel P. Hurt

First Tennessee Plaza, Suite 2300,
Knoxville, TN 37901
865.546.7000

TENNESSEE – Western
Anderson Crawley & Burke, pllc
Timothy D. Crawley

Thomas M. Wright, Jr.

1100 Tyler Avenue, Suite 101,
Oxford, MS 38655
662.840.3954

CENTRAL REGIONAL CHAIR

Kevin W. Doherty, Partner
ILLINOIS/ INDIANA – Northern /
WISCONSIN – Milwaukee

Kevin Doherty has acquired extensive experience in jury trial work and administrative claims in numerous forums throughout the Midwest. His practice encompasses a broad range of civil litigation and involves the handling of complex matters in both state and federal courts, as well as various administrative agencies. He has been published in the field of Illinois Civil Procedure, has lectured on complex litigation and trial practice.

ILLINOIS / INDIANA – Northern /
WISCONSIN – Milwaukee

Doherty & Progar LLC
Kevin W. Doherty

Mary Jo Greene

200 West Adams Street, Suite 2220,
Chicago, IL 60606-5231
312.630.9630

MICHIGAN
Collins Einhorn Farrell PC
David C. Anderson

Kellie L. Howard-Goudy

4000 Town Center, Suite 909,
Southfield, MI 48075-1473
248.355.4141

MISSOURI
Rynearson, Suess, Schnurbusch & Champion, LLC
Debbie S. Champion

John P. Kemppainen

500 N. Broadway, Suite 1550,
St. Louis, MO 63102
314.421.4430

NEBRASKA
Shively Law Group PC, LLO
Robert W. Shively

4400 South 86th Street, Suite 100,
Lincoln, NE 68526
402.488.5044

OHIO
Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder Co., L.P.A.
Joseph F. Nicholas, Jr.

John T. McLandrich

100 Franklin’s Row, 34305 Solon Road,
Cleveland, OH 44139
440.248.7906

OKLAHOMA
Hiltgen & Brewer, P.C.
Michael W. Brewer

Cary E. Hiltgen

9505 North Kelley Avenue,
Oklahoma City, OK 73131
405.605.9000

GULF COAST REGIONAL CHAIR

Timothy D. Crawley, Partner
MISSISSIPPI / TENNESSEE – Western

Tim Crawley is a faculty member for a variety of seminars dealing with issues in his areas of specialty, most recently presenting on “The Drones: They Are Coming!” at the 72nd Annual Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference, to the “LMA Under 35” group at Lloyd’s of London, to the XChanging Claims group in London, at the ACE Annual Conference, the RIMS Annual Conferences, and the AmeriClaim Annual Conference.

ALABAMA
Miller, Christie & Kinney, P.C.
Paul A. Miller

Kyle L. Kinney

Vestavia Centre, 2090 Columbiana Road,
Suite 3400, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
205.326.0000

FLORIDA – Miami
McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A.
Douglas M. McIntosh

Thomas M. Hartwig

1776 East Sunrise Blvd.,
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304
954.765.1001

LOUISIANA
Johnson, Yacoubian & Paysse PLC
Alan J. Yacoubian

René S. Paysse

701 Poydras Street, Suite 4700,
New Orleans, LA 70139-7701
504.528.3001

MISSISSIPPI
Anderson Crawley & Burke, pllc
James M. Anderson

Timothy D. Crawley

216 Draperton Court,
Ridgeland, MS 39157-3905
601.707.8800

TEXAS – Dallas
Touchstone Bernays
R. Wayne Gordon

Ronald W. Johnson

4040 Renaissance Tower,1201 Elm St.,
Dallas, TX 75270-2196
214.741.1166

TEXAS – Houston
Doyen Sebesta
Scot G. Doyen

Randall J. Poelma

450 Gears Road, Suite 350,
Houston, TX 77067
713.580.8900

WESTERN REGIONAL CHAIR

John A. Elardo, Partner
ARIZONA / CALIFORNIA – San Diego

John Elardo practices exclusively in the areas of tort and commercial litigation. He has been involved in hundreds of trial proceedings including over 75 jury trials to verdict. He has also been involved in numerous cases in the Court of Appeals including the reported cases of Cox v. May Department Stores, Drucker v. Greater Phoenix Transportation, Johnson v. Elson, and Western Corrections, Inc. v. Tierney.

ARIZONA / CALIFORNIA – San Diego
Elardo, Bragg & Rossi, P.C.
John A. Elardo

Venessa J. Bragg

3001 East Camelback Road, Suite 130,
Phoenix, AZ 85016
602.889.0272

CALIFORNIA – San Francisco
Clapp Moroney | Vucinich |
Beeman Scheley

Jeffrey M. Vucinich

505 Montgomery Street, 11th Floor,
San Francisco, CA 94111
415.874.3562

UTAH
Kipp and Christian, P.C.
Gregory J. Sanders

Kirk G. Gibbs

10 Exchange Place, Fourth Floor
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
801.521.3773