Attorney and Counselor of Law, McLain Law Firm, LLC, Minnetonka, MN
Executive Director, Commercial Risk Consultants, LLC, Minnetonka, MN
President, Boulay Risk Management, LLC, Minneapolis, MN
Owner, Koshak, McLain & Associates, Inc., Bloomington, MN
Vice President-Marketing, Sedgwick James, Inc. (acquired by Marsh USA), Minneapolis, MN
Insurance Department, Cargill Incorporated, Minnetonka, MN
Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, MN
Juris Doctor, 2007
Hamline University School of Law—Dispute Resolution Institute, St. Paul, MN
Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution, 2007
University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ
Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, Business Administration, 2004
American Institute for Property and Liability Underwriters
Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter, 1991
Minnesota State Bar Association
Hennepin County Bar Association
Itaska County Bar Association
Minnesota Women Lawyers
Minnesota Association for Justice
Attorney and Counselor of Law, Minnesota & U.S. District Court-District of Minnesota
Qualified Neutral, Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice
McLain, Debra M. and Gainsley, Phillip (2011). Insurance Agent Liability for Negligent Procurement of Insurance Coverage. Minnesota Trial, Fall, 2011.
EXPERT WITNESS ENGAGEMENTS
Boyer Mechanical Services, Inc. v.
Jeff Wiltse and RMS of Bemidji, Inc.
Beltrami County File No. 04-CV-11-3301
City of Landfall Village and City of Landfall Housing and Redevelopment Authority v.
Kevin K. Shoeberg, Patrick McNamara, McNamara Company, and Kevin K. Schoeberg, P.A.
Washington County File No. 82-CV-16-498
Elizabeth A. Spehar v.
AMCO Insurance Company, Cartier Agency, Inc., and Michael Spehar
ST. Louis County File No. 69DU-CV-14-886
Investors Group of Minnesota, Inc. and Silk, Inc. dba University Food and Fuel v.
State Farm Fire and Casualty Company, Daniel P. Peronivic Insurance Agency and
Daniel P. Peronivic
Hennepin County File No. 27-CV-13-19611
LS Black Constructors, Inc. v.
NCI/BIB, LLC dba Northern Capital Insurance Group
Hennepin County File No. 27-CV-14-455
Donald D. Marotz, Linda L. Marotz, and Marco Enterprises, LLC v.
Farm Bureau Financial Services, FBL Financial Services, Inc., Farm Bureau Property & Casualty Insurance Company, and Edward D. Fisher
Washington County Court File No.: 82-CV-15-5916
James Mobley, as assignee of Alison Welch v.
Travelers Home and Marine Insurance Company, River Valley Insurance Group LLC, and Andrew Reiffenberger
Scott County File No. 70-CV-15-12253
Morgan Tire & Auto, LLC d/b/a Tires Plus v.
Tom-Don Real Estate Holdings, Inc.
Hennepin County File No. 27-CV-11-23428
Michael Anthony Tomars v.
United Financial Casualty Company, the Progressive Corporation, and
Progressive Casualty Insurance Company
USDC Civil File No. 12-CV-02162
Sonny Syonesa, as trustee for the next-of-kin of Jenny Syonesa, decedent, Victoria Syonesa, a minor by her father and natural guardian, Sonny Syonesa, Gabriel Syonesa, a minor by his mother and natural guardian, Angela Phongsavath, Sonny Syonesa, and Angela Phongsavath v.
Mike Luong and Nguyen Insurance Agency
Hennepin County File No. 27-CV-14-14992
CASES IN WHICH EXPERT TESTIMONY WAS GIVEN