“This conference is focused purely on increasing the value of your cases. We'll go through every single process and strategy that Dudley DeBosier has implemented over the years to raise our average fee.

CHAD DUDLEY, 
PARTNER AT DUDLEY DEBOSIER

ABOUT DUDLEY DEBOSIER

Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers has become one of the largest and most successful personal injury law firms in the South. Founded in 2009, the firm has grown from a few employees and a few attorneys to over 200 employees and nearly 50 attorneys across Louisiana. During that time, the firm has been privileged to help tens of thousands of injured people throughout the state.

Additionally, partner Chad Dudley formed Vista Consulting in 2009, which is a consulting firm dedicated to helping other plaintiff personal injury firms run more efficiently. For almost a decade, Chad worked with nearly 100 personal injury firms across the country on improving their firms. He is regarded as an authority on the topic of law firm management and is a frequent speaker at national conferences.

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CHAD DUDLEY, 
PARTNER

STEVEN DEBOSIER, 
PARTNER

JAMES PELTIER,
PARTNER

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The Joseph, a Luxury Collection Hotel

401 Korean Veterans Boulevard, 
Nashville, Tennessee, USA, 37203

CLE Credits  

This event has now been approved for 8 general hours and 1.25 dual hours (can be used towards either ethical or professionalism) in Tennessee, Louisiana, and South Carolina.

 

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CHRIS KEYSER,
CHIEF LEGAL OFFICER

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ADAM SAVOIE,
ATTORNEY

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ERICKA DUROCHER,
TRIAL DEPARTMENT MANAGER

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CHIEF LITIGATION & STRATEGY OFFICER

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Welcome to our spring 2022 conference - Proven Processes That Maximize Case Value

Speaker(s):
Chad Dudley,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
How to get the best cases to your best attorneys in a systematic fashion.

The art of client communication, making the most of every interaction.

File reviews that move the case forward

Speaker(s):
Steven DeBosier,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

Chris Keyser,
Chief Legal Officer, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
How to make sure you are maximizing value on your best cases.

How to coach your attorneys on their negotiation skills.

How to coach your attorneys to add value to increase case value.

15 minute break

Speaker(s):
James Peltier,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
Why MRIs are important and how they affect case values

How Dudley DeBosier tracks MRIs on all our cases.

How to increase your MRI percentages with ethical conversations with both doctors and clients.

Speaker(s):
Steven DeBosier,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

James Peltier,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
Ethically talking to doctors about what is medically in the best interest of your client.

The best treatment options that are best for the client and what moves the needle.

Making sure you are including all of your futures on both big and small cases.

Speaker(s):
Dr. Chris Connelly,
Braincussion

45 minute lunch break

Speaker(s):
Adam Savoie,
Attorney, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
Identifying cases that are suited for life care plans and future expenses.

What you should look for in life care plans.

How to present life care plans to the other side, at mediation, and at trial.

Speaker(s):
Adam Savoie,
Attorney, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
How to systematically make sure your attorneys are ready to take key depositions or defend key clients in their depositions.

The key elements for each type of deposition that will help your attorneys prepare for them.

Training your attorneys to take better depositions.

15 minute break

Speaker(s):
James Peltier,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
An examination of what cases are right to seek an excess judgment.

We will talk about what type of demand to send and why.

Examine and explain how to send a Bass Boat Demand.



Speaker(s):
James Peltier,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

Ericka Durocher,
Trial Department Manager, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
Who makes up the Trial Department

The processes used to streamline trial preparation

How a Trial Department paralegal supports the attorneys in and out of the courtroom

Speaker(s):
Chad Dudley,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

Steven DeBosier,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

James Peltier,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
Identifying the top 5% of your cases.

Putting the cases in the hands of the right lawyer and making sure they have the appropriate resources.

Having the right tools, systems, and processes to work the case.

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DAY ONE | March 10, 2022

DAY TWO | March 11, 2022

Guest Speaker:
Tony Seaton,
Administrator, Keenan Trial Institute

Speaker(s):
Paul Wilkins,
Chief Litigation and Strategy Officer, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
Learn how to do focus groups efficiently, in person and virtually.

Using focus groups to test your Trial Story

How to run a focus group.

Speaker(s):
Chris Keyser,
Chief Legal Officer, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
The most efficient way to coach your attorneys on their cases.

The most important information you should have on each case to talk about them efficiently and effectively.

How to track the coaching process to clearly see progress or lack thereof.

Speaker(s):
Chad Dudley,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier

Chris Keyser,
Chief Legal Officer, Dudley DeBosier

What You Can Expect to Learn:
How to create effective attorney teams to scale quality control.

Identifying who should be on each team.

How teams can work to make everyone better.

Speaker(s):
Chad Dudley,
Partner, Dudley DeBosier


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TOPICS YOU CAN EXPECT

The Top Ten Steps that Can Significantly Increase Your Average Fee

How to Find Your Top 5% of Cases

Huge Verdicts & How To Get Them

Three Strategies Driving Today's Most Profitable Firms

The Magnitude of MRIs

How to Track Life Care Plans in Your CRM

Deposition Deep Dive

Demand Letter Strategies


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

ABOUT LAW FIRM XCELERATOR

Our knowledge of what it takes to grow a firm from the inside allows us to help firms create better processes to handle more leads, sign more cases, and increase profits.   

With our unmatched understanding of the legal industry and operations, we partner with the most elite personal injury firms in the country to dominate their markets.

Our team has decades of experience in the courtroom, operational consulting, and data-driven advertising strategies. 

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FEATURED AMENITIES ON-SITE:

Sustainability

Fitness Center

Restaurant

Outdoor Pool

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Wake Up Calls 

Room Service

HOTEL INFORMATION:

Check-in: 4:00 p.m. 

Check-out: 12:00 p.m.

Smoke-Free Property

Valet Parking Available

Mark Joye, 
Joye Law Firm

"It’s a great thing to have our young lawyers here. It really is opening up their mindsets to just a totally different area of the law."

Dustin DeVaughn, 
DeVaughn James Injury Lawyers

"One of the first things we’re going to implement when we get back to Wichita is really focusing on getting our best cases to our best attorneys. And making certain that MRIs are on every case."

Lee Coleman, 
Hughes & Coleman

"It’s not just one thing. Everybody wants to look for, ‘well I’ll do this, I’ll do that’. And Chad does a good job of laying out the whole list of things. He’ll give you a priority list if you’re going to do one thing what to start first. Chad’s great at getting it done."

Joe DiNardo, 
Plaintiff Support

"This conference is just substance-driven. They’re really offering people the lessons they learned. It’s clear that the people speaking have been doing this for a while and doing it successfully."

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September 26 • The Joseph Hotel • Nashville, TN

REQUEST YOUR SPOT

By submitting this form, you are requesting to register your firm for attendance at this event and agree to receive emails from Law Firm Xcelerator regarding this event and other opportunities.

Event Attendance Notice: Due to the sensitive nature of information that will be shared at this event, only a certain number of firms per market will be allowed to attend. This is to foster open dialogue while protecting participant interests.

Your firm may be leaving millions of dollars on the table that could go to your clients. Come and learn our easy to apply and proven techniques to maximize the value on your best cases. 

After attending this conference, you will know how to systematically find your best cases, know when you have found all of them, and maximize values on those cases

Don’t leave millions on the table for your clients.”

CHAD DUDLEY
Co-Founder, Law Firm Xcelerator 

Partner, Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers
Conference Speaker  

XCELERATE YOUR AVERAGE FEE 2024

The deadline to book your room(s) directly at our special rate of $429/night is Monday, August 26, 2024. This room rate is available for September 25 & September 26 along with three days before and after, pending hotel availability. If you need any help with booking your rooms, please reach out directly to Renee Brank at renee@cjadvertising.com for further assistance.

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Registration and Breakfast

Opening Remarks

Phase 1: The Low-Hanging Fruit

8:00 a.m.

9:00 a.m.

9:15 a.m.

September 26, 2024

Speaker: Chad Dudley

He’ll discuss:

  • How to clean up your case ranking system 
  • Maintaining the integrity of your case ranking system 
  • Sprint ranking process 
  • Sprint valuation committees

Break

Phase II: Key Disciplines

10:45 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

Speaker: Brent Fredrick & Paul Wilkins

They'll discuss:

  • Strategic planning 
  • Effective client communication 
  • File reviews 
  • Preparing for the mediation

12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m.

Lunch

The Importance of a Trial Story

Speaker: Ross Leblanc

He'll discuss:

  • Ways to locate a winning trial story in your case

2:00 p.m.

Medical Management & Big Case Workup

Speaker: Jeff Rabb

He'll discuss:

  • Medical management and working up your best and biggest cases

3:00 p.m.

3:15 p.m.

Break

Discovery & Deposition Strategies

Speaker: Adam Savoie

He'll discuss:

  • Preliminary work in discovery that makes depositions effective and different deposition strategies

4:00 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

5:50 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Q&A

Conclude

Cocktails at the Friends in Low Places Rooftop Bar

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XCELERATOR RESOURCES

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Helpful Files for Tracking Your Firm's Operations: 

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This includes: 4 I's of Intake, Attorney Scorecard, Attorney Tiers, Case Rankings, TBI Checklist.

Xcelerator Law Firm Consultants Podcast:

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Hear from our law firm experts on how to grow your firm the best way possible. 

Book Recommendations for Law Firm Leaders:

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Monthly book recommendations and insights from Chad Dudley.

Xcelerator Law Firm Consultants Blog:

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Our posts offer additional insight on how to optimize your PI practice.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Xcelerate Your Average Fee

  • Who are the Xcelerator Law Firm Consultants, and why should I listen to them? 
     
    Led by Chad Dudley and Micki Love, the Xcelerator Team has over 80 years of combined experience actively working at a personal injury law firm.

    Chad is a licensed attorney and founder of Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers. His firm has grown to include nearly 50 attorneys and more than 170 employees throughout Louisiana.

    Micki worked at Hughes & Coleman for over 23 years where she was involved in all aspects of marketing, operations, and management throughout her career, including COO. Over the course of her tenure there, the firm grew to more than 175 team members with nine offices in four states.

    In the past decade, Micki and Chad have advised hundreds of the nation’s fastest growing firms. Their knowledge of what it takes to grow a firm from the inside helps other firms create better processes to handle more leads, sign more cases, and increase profits. Learn more at 
    lawfirmxcelerator.com

  • What makes this event different from other legal conferences? 
     
    Dive deep with us! Unlike typical conferences that skim the surface, our event digs into every detail of your attorney processes. We provide specific steps and methods to boost your firm’s average fee, not just high-level concepts. You’ll leave with actionable strategies to implement immediately, transforming how you handle cases and maximize value for your clients.

     
  • What specific strategies or insights will I gain that can immediately impact my practice? 
     
    Each agenda topic offers actionable steps tailored to elevate your practice’s efficiency and profitability. You'll learn to rank and assign cases effectively, communicate better with clients, and establish a valuation committee for consistent case assessment. You’ll gain insights into managing MRI and medical treatments, diagnosing traumatic brain injuries, and creating life care plans. And you’ll learn how to master deposition strategies, craft compelling demand letters, and prepare for trials with precision. Get ready to transform your approach and see big results!

  • Who should attend from my firm? 
     
    This conference is a must for partners, managing attorneys, attorneys, COOs, and anyone involved in your firm’s attorney processes. It's beneficial for your entire team to attend together, ensuring everyone understands the importance of the strategies we're teaching. We not only recommend bringing multiple team members but also offer group rates and a virtual conference room option to make it easier. Equip your team with the knowledge to implement these transformative practices effectively and cohesively!

  • I’ve already attended this event in the past. Should I attend again? 
     
    Definitely! It's been over a year since our last conference, and while you may have left energized and ready to roll, life can get in the way of implementing new strategies. Additionally, we’ll be diving into new case studies, introducing the latest tools, and providing fresh insights to help you execute the strategies we teach even more efficiently.

  • Are there any available discounts? 
     
    Yes! Score early bird pricing until July 31, 2024. Plus, we offer group discounts for sending three or more people from your firm. Save big while learning big! Learn more in the pricing section of our site.

     
  • What is included in my registration fee? 
     
    Your registration fee covers breakfast, lunch, and break refreshments, plus a cocktail reception immediately following the meeting. The insights you’ll gain are game-changing for your firm, and you'll have the chance to mingle with some of the most elite PI firms across the country. Additionally, there will be an opportunity to apply for CLE credits in your state, enhancing both your knowledge and your credentials.

  • Will the conference provide CLE credits, and if so, how many? 
     
    As of April 2024, we have applied for CLE credits in Tennessee and Louisiana and can provide documents to assist in applying in any other state. We will make an announcement once we have additional information. For reference, the 2023 event was approved for 9.25 CLE credit hours. We also plan to apply for credit in additional states where we have a high number of attendees!

  • What networking opportunities are available? 
     
    Get ready to connect! Network with peers during meals, breaks, and our cocktail reception at 
    Friends in Low Places. It’s the perfect chance to mix, mingle, and share insights with some of the top PI firms from across the country. Don’t miss out on building valuable relationships in a fun, relaxed setting!

  • Is there a refund policy if I need to cancel my registration?
     
    Refunds will be available on a case-by-case basis. Please reach out to Renee Brank at 
    renee@lawfirmxcelerator.com if you need to request a refund.

  • Where should I stay and what should I do while in Nashville? 
     
    Stay at our host hotel, 
    The Joseph, where we’ve secured a special rate for attendees. While in Nashville, dive into the vibrant music scene, indulge in some hot chicken, and explore local cultural attractions. From Broadway honky-tonks to the Country Music Hall of Fame, there's plenty to keep you entertained! You'll have an unforgettable experience both in and out of the conference.

  • This all sounds great! How do I sign up? 
     
    Simply request your spot on the form located on our site and a member of our team will reach out to you about next steps!

    Please note that due to the sensitive nature of information that will be shared at this event, only a certain number of firms per market will be allowed to attend. This is to foster open dialogue while protecting participant interests.

The Rate - What Does It Mean?

Typical Rate By Case Type

SNEAK PEEK OF WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN 

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Dudley DeBosier has achieved 60+ $1,000,000 Settlements for their clients. Including a settlement 50X the insurance company's initial offer.