Assess individuals regarding their pre-injury and post-injury work skills and interests to determine whether there are viable employment options to pursue. They analyze the current job market and determine whether their clients have the ability to perform in available positions. By comparing past earnings to what (if any) employment potential presently exists, vocational experts are able to determine loss of earnings for the future.
How We Help
Educate The Jury:
It is essential that jury members understand the information presented to them. LCPMD experts are positioned to engage in straightforward discussions about life-changing injuries, essentially translating the complicated jargon into layman's terms. Our experts educate jurors about the real impact of injuries and what this means for future planning, providing comprehensive yet easy-to-understand analyses of essential future needs.
As an experienced lawyer, you know how difficult it can be to obtain reliable, trustworthy reports and testimony. Spend less time organizing and following up with your experts and the progress of their reports and more time focusing on your client. Our dedicated case managers are committed to making your life easier throughout the entire process, from pretrial filings to the conclusion of the case.
You work hard to grow your firm and establish your name in the legal community. Verdicts are never guaranteed, and confidence in your experts is essential when cases go to trial. LCPMD’s team of trusted experts share their expertise in credible and defensible reports. This means fewer surprises for you and ongoing support for your positive reputation.
Vocational Loss of Earning Capacity Assessments
When your client’s ability to work is impacted by injury, our vocational experts are able to thoroughly examine what this will mean for future income potential.
Loss of Earning Capacity Assessment:
Performed by a vocational expert, this assessment is a critical component in personal injury cases, quantifying the difference in earning capacity pre-injury versus post-injury. This assessment may be complemented with a present value assessment of loss of earnings by our PhD economist. By accurately calculating the loss of earning capacity, our vocational experts provide valuable insights into the true extent of economic damages. This information can be instrumental in ensuring that your client receives appropriate compensation.
Meet Our Team
We recognize your case needs to be in the right hands, and trust in your experts is essential. Our national team of board-certified physician life care planners, vocational experts, and PhD economists utilize their years of expertise to develop plans and reports that are credible and defensible. Join the hundreds of attorneys who have already partnered with the strong medical foundation economic damages experts at LCPMD.
“Please let everyone on your end know that we were able to reach a policy limit settlement on this matter thanks in large part to the excellent work and reports that the physician life care planner, vocational, and economist experts from your company did. This is the first time I've used your company and I'm quite pleased. I look forward to working with you in the future."
-A.B., Plaintiff's Attorney
“The team and the experts were very responsive, professional and helpful during the process of litigation up to the trial period. Would highly recommend LCPMD as they are exceptional."
-G.G., Defense Attorney
“Thank you for all your help with this rather complex case, with sometimes complicated legal challenges. After your deposition testimony, we were able to settle the case later that same day, and avoid the need for trial scheduled for the following week."
-J.W., Plaintiff's Attorney