Boston, MA, February 23, 2023 – Boston personal injury law firm Parker Scheer LLP announces that attorney Heather M. Boutet has co-authored a chapter for the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) guide, “Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Torts: Liability and Litigation.” Boutet’s chapter, Liens, Public Benefits, and Trusts, explains the different types of liens on settlements as well as public benefits available to clients, and covers how to preserve those benefits through various vehicles and legal strategies.
Published February 2, 2023, MCLE’s “Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Torts: Liability and Litigation” covers a case from beginning to end, from the initial client conference and underlying insurance issues through liability and damages, to the plaintiff’s and defendant’s best strategies for succeeding before and during trial. The book sets forth detailed guidance on navigating the complex relationships among insurers, counsel, the defendant, the plaintiff, and third parties. Special attention is paid to liens on settlement and the structuring of settlements to best serve the interests of the client.
Boutet is a senior associate in Parker Scheer’s Tort Litigation Practice Group. She has extensive experience in a wide range of complex personal injury claims including medical malpractice, premises liability, product liability, automobile negligence, dog bite injuries, and nursing home negligence. She has helped many clients navigate through difficult and often confusing times, and has a successful track record of success in complex personal injury matters.
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