Perrin Conferences North American Construction Summit

January 17 – 18, 2024

Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas


The Rise of Large Verdicts in Construction Accidents

Thursday, January 18, 2024 at 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM


  • The rise of Nuclear Verdicts® over the past 10-15 years and the reasons for same
  • How to identify types of construction cases that tend to lead to larger verdicts
  • Various best practices for avoidance of Nuclear Verdicts®

Moderator: Jason C. Smith, Esq., Spencer Fane, Springfield, MO

Ashley Paige Fetyko, Esq., Tyson & Mendes, San Diego, CA

Brian Hunt, CPA, CPCU, Vice President-Construction, USI Insurance Services, Dallas, TX

Jim Pattillo, Esq., Christian & Small LLP, Birmingham, AL