EPS Settlements - Professionals
Chris Larned, Settlement Consultant
EPS Settlements Group, Inc.
690 Warren Avenue
East Providence, Rhode Island 02914
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Areas of Expertise:
negotiates settlements for numerous casualty insurers, state agencies, and self-insured companies.
Chris conducts specialized training for negotiations using structured settlements.
has been in the structured settlement arena over 20 years serving Attorneys and Insurance companies around the United States.
In addition to work with traditional Physical Personal Injury, Chris
has found an increased interest in the new and evolving area with the deferral of taxation on taxable recoveries and claims.
possesses an extensive knowledge of Medicare Set Aside Trusts
, Special Needs Trust
, retirement planning and catastrophic financial planning.
has concluded many complex Workers Compensation cases throughout New England and New York.
Chris has been a technical advisor for numerous articles regarding the New York State CPLR 50(a) & (b) statutes.
has worked with law firms, the State of New York and several insurance carriers in this specialized area.
has lectured on this subject and annuity contracts in general throughout the tri-city capital district.
Before joining EPS in 1997, Chris worked for Structured Benefits, Inc., an Aetna Casualty Insurance owned company, providing structured settlement services to Aetna P&C, USF&G and other clients.
has also provided structured settlement services in the Northeast for Settlement Services, Inc.
and Merrill Lynch Settlement Services.
Prior to that, Chris worked as an Investment Consultant for Merrill Lynch for 12 years.
Chris holds his undergraduate degree from Boston College, 1980.
obtained Certified Structured Settlement Consultant designation (CSSC) from the University of Notre Dame
Professional Memberships/Community Service:
Chris is a member of the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA).
is an Accredited Speaker with the American Academy of Economic & Financial Experts
Chris is a past member of the Society of Insurance Accountants.
is an Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop IV, in his
hometown of Barrington, RI (2002- present).