Joe currently manages asbestos claims for a number of defendants on a national basis for PACE. In addition to claims negotiation, Joe is closely involved in all aspects of claims management, including strategic planning, budgeting and future projections for his clients. In total, Joe has more than 30 years experience in claims handling and over 25 years experience in managing asbestos claims.
Prior to PACE, Joe successfully negotiated thousands of asbestos personal injury claims on behalf of multiple defendants while employed by the Center for Claims Resolution (CCR) from its inception in 1988 through 2001. During this time Joe had extensive experience interacting with national and local plaintiff counsel, mediators, judges and special masters in various jurisdictions across the country. Before joining CCR, Joe worked for Continental Insurance Company performing various aspects of claims analysis and resolution for both toxic tort and pollution claims.