WHAT: Jeffrey Berino, CFEI, CCFI, Pie Consulting & Engineering, will present at DRI’s Fire Science and Litigation Seminar 2013 happening January 24 -25, 2013 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Celebrated as the premier seminar for professionals who defend fire litigation cases, the 2013 event will offer an in-depth analysis of issues on the cutting-edge of fire investigation.
Wildfire Expert Jeff Berino, will offer his expertise in a presentation entitled, Not In My Back Yard: Wildfire Risk and Investigation highlighting:
- Wildfire Investigatory Strategies
- Burn Pattern Analysis
- Emerging Fire Technologies
WHEN: January 24-25, 2013 – 07:00 AM – 1:30 PM
WHERE: FireSky Resort | 4925 North Scottsdale Road | Scottsdale, AZ 85251
“I am thrilled to be presenting at this year’s DRI conference! With over 9.2 million acres consumed by wildfires in 2012 and a persistent drought in many parts of the U.S., catastrophic wildfires continue to be a significant threat. Utilizing effective wildfire investigation techniques and methodology is of key importance for attorneys and insurance personnel.” – Jeff Berino, Pie Consulting & Engineering.
About Jeff Berino:
Jeff Berino CFEI, CCFI, B.S., is a court-certified expert wildfire investigator in both the private and public sectors. He is deputized, works on a county-wide arson task force, and serves as an instructor in fire investigations for a community college and many insurance groups. He also holds National and State certifications in fire investigation. He is often retained to manage and combat some of the large campaign-style wildfires throughout the United States. Having investigated wildland fires from California to Florida and Montana to Texas, Jeff’s investigation experience includes a variety of ecosystems. Jeff has lent his talents as a Senior Fire Investigator to Pie over the last 12 years.
DRI is the leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel. Membership in DRI provides access to resources and tools for attorneys who strive to provide high-quality, balanced and excellent service to their clients and corporations. DRI is host to more than 25 substantive committees whose focus is to develop ongoing and critical dialogue about areas of practice.