The Settlement Alliance

News

OUR MISSION IS SIMPLE:
Help attorneys navigate the complexities of litigation while supporting their clients in achieving lifelong financial security and independence.

Page of 15
Structured Settlements for Non-Injury Cases Apr 19, 2018

A structured settlement annuity is often the favored option for preserving proceeds from personal injury, wrongful death, or workers’ compensation settlements. A structured settlement annuity (“structured settlement”) can also serve as an excellent ...

Settlement Options for Minors: Case Examples Apr 13, 2018

When handling a minor’s case, contact The Settlement Alliance early in the process to explore the settlement options. Courts favor a conservative approach that protects the funds until the minor reaches the age of majority. Our settlement planners ...

Determining Case Value: Three Factors to Consider Mar 29, 2018

When working with a new client, the plaintiff attorney must consider whether to go to trial or to resolve the case at mediation. A settlement planner can assist in making an informed estimate of the case value up front, saving the law firm valuable ...

Stay Informed: Medicare Set-Asides for Liability and Workers’ Comp Cases Mar 16, 2018

Medicare Set-Asides serve as a glaring reminder that the legal sector must remain vigilant in its awareness and understanding of evolving government benefit guidelines. The following article discusses the current status of the Liability Medicare ...

Settlement Planner Spotlight: Bill Gammill, CFP®, CLU, CSSC Mar 12, 2018

Primary Office Location: Dallas, TX Why did you choose to become a settlement planner? I’ve been helping people meet their families’ financial goals since 1989. About 20 years ago, I was given the opportunity by a successful plaintiff attorney to ...

Why Structuring SMALL Settlements Can Mean BIG Benefits: Case Examples Feb 23, 2018

It is understood that structured settlements are a safe financial vehicle widely used for injury victims receiving large settlements. As settlement planners, we are frequently asked if it is also appropriate to structure smaller settlements. The ...

Are Structured Settlements Beneficial for Claimants of Any Age? Feb 1, 2018

Structured settlements are an excellent tool for preserving settlement proceeds in a tax-favored financial vehicle. With their flexible design, the injured claimant can select a plan to provide monthly, quarterly, semi-annual or annual payments, and ...

Are You Failing to Retain your Own Settlement Planning Expert? Jan 19, 2018

When it comes to settlement, each side should engage their own experts. The claimant is entitled to representation by a plaintiff-loyal settlement professional, rather than relying solely on a defense broker engaged by the liability insurer or ...

Page of 15

We are proud to partner with the highest rated structured settlement providers in the industry:

  • American general Life Companies
  • Berkshire Hathaway Structured Settlements
  • MetLife
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • New York Life
  • Pacific Life
  • Prudential