EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Reinisch Wilson Weier PC provides group and individualized educational seminars for claims professionals, human resource managers, and safety and risk specialists. Reinisch Wilson Weier PC partners with the Oregon Workers’ Compensation Institute, LLC (OWCI) to offer formal training programs for Initial Certification for Oregon Workers’ Compensation Claims Examiners. The Claims Certification programs are held at the Training Facility located at the Portland office of Reinisch Wilson Weier PC.
The attorneys at Reinisch Wilson Weier PC also offer continuing education courses for workers’ compensation claims examiners in Washington and Oregon. Seminars and programs are provided in a variety of formats, including the Reinisch Wilson Weier PC Training Facility in Portland, conference centers for larger presentations, and on-site “Lunch & Learn” sessions for smaller, more intimate training. We will also soon provide Webcast Seminars and Programs that will allow you to receive legal updates and claims administration training from the convenience of your own computer monitor.
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Clients of Reinisch Wilson Weier PC typically receive advice and representation from attorneys with 10 to more than 30 years of experience. Vast and deep in knowledge with broad, expansive experience, our attorneys are able to quickly review the most complicated factual and medical scenarios to develop specific administrative action plans, negotiation and mediation protocols, and/or litigation strategies. We work closely with the claims professional to determine what tasks they will manage and what tasks we will pursue.
Depending upon the issues and the preferences of the client, a newer or associate attorney may be assigned to assist a senior attorney and/or directly advise and represent the client. The associate attorney works with a senior mentor attorney who is responsible for training and consulting with the associate attorney. The client is not billed both attorneys when an associate and mentor attorney work together on a single task. Rather, the client is billed solely for the work of one attorney, though two or more attorneys may have consulted and worked together to address the issue on behalf of the client. As a result, the client frequently receives the benefit of two legal minds to address an issue though billed for the professional time of one attorney.
Clients shall receive timely opinion letters, teleconferences, status reports and/or email updates. Substantive communication among attorneys and clients is a vital component of any administrative action plan, negotiation protocol, or litigation strategy. Reinisch Wilson Weier PC is committed to ensure clients are well-informed through means of mutually-agreed upon forms of communication.
Clients receive opportunities to attend educational seminars offered by Reinisch Wilson Weier PC. We hold seminars instructional programs at the Reinisch Wilson Weier PC Training Facility at its Portland office, a larger conference center or on-site. (See Education and Training)