THE TEAM WORKING YOUR CASE
“I am blessed with a talented and committed team. Let me introduce them to you.” Mike Burman.
Attorney at Law, Dede Grabara, came to Burman Law in 2005. Dede handles the probate estate within a wrongful death case. She also handles conservatorships for injured minors, guardianships for the parents of injured children, special needs trusts for injured minors or adults, as well as Medicare set asides. Dede’s email is [email protected].
Paralegal Lee Gibbs started with Burman Law in 1988. Lee is trained and experienced in insurance company settlement drafting and negotiations, accident investigation, medical review, medical reports, witness investigation, preparing litigation documents and assisting with trial preparation and presentation. Her email is [email protected]law.com.
Paralegal Desiree Halcomb started with Burman Law in 1995. In addition to managing the firm’s checking and trust accounts, Desiree has extensive experience with subrogation claims, medical liens and reimbursement claims. Desiree routinely deals with Medicaid, Medicare, TennCare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Tricare, Anthem, United, Mailhandlers and various other ERISA Plans and non-ERISA health administrators. Desiree is the office manager and responsible for maintaining our computer systems and office training. She assists with trial preparation and presentation. Her email is [email protected].
Legal Assistant Jennifer Heltsley recently joined Burman Law in 2017 and will soon be a paralegal. She gathers your medical records, reports, medical bills and other necessary documentation such as tax returns, pay stubs, lost wage summaries, cell phone records, photographs, names and address of witnesses, property damage estimates, and anything else that proves your harms and losses. She then takes that information and works with it to support your case for a settlement presentation to the insurance company. Her email is [email protected].
Diane is a paralegal and works on various aspects of your case. Diane Boley has more than 30 years of experience. She joined the Burman Law team in 2006. Diane worked for a number of prominent attorneys before coming to us. Her wide ranging experience cuts across many areas of law. From time to time, she will call you about your medical progress or bring you to the phone so you and I can talk. Diane keeps the adjuster assigned to your claim informed of your progress. Call, email or text Diane when something about your medical treatment changes from the last time you gave me an update. Diane’s email is [email protected].
Brooke Alfero is my personal legal assistant and assists me with emergencies and scheduling. Brooke knows where I can be reached during business hours. Her email is [email protected].