Workers’ Compensation Attorney to Address Occupational Medical Conference

Capehart Scatchard Shareholder, Lora V. Northen, Esq. is scheduled to speak at the 37th Annual SEAK, Inc., National Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Medicine Conference to be held in Cape Cod, Massachusetts on July 18, 2017.

In her presentation titled, “How to Evaluate, Manage, and Defend Complex Workers’ Compensation Claims,” Ms. Northen will discuss the advantages of conducting an early and detailed investigation and the value of partnering with a medical team.  Additionally, she will offer practical suggestions on how employers can assist in managing complex workers’ compensation claims.

In addition to her responsibilities as Co-Chair of the Workers’ Compensation Department, Ms. Northen, a Pennsauken resident, focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers.  Certified as a trial attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey in Workers’ Compensation Law, Ms. Northen is a member of the New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Burlington County and Camden County Bar Associations.  Ms. Northen is also a Fellow of the College of Workers’ Compensation Attorneys for the American Bar Association.  She is a frequent speaker on workers’ compensation issues before a myriad of trade organizations.