Justice Business Partners 

These companies have joined PAJ's mission to preserve and improve the civil justice system. We hope you will use their expertise, products, and services to help you win your case and manage your practice.


Listed By Service

Funding Litigation Costs & Fee Advances: Universal Funds

Audio/Visual/Presentation Services: Lawyers' Video Service | Precise | JD Reporting and Trial Technologies

Banking: Esquire Bank

Case Management Software: Needles I Smart Advocate

Court Reporting & Transcripts: Stratos Legal I Network Deposition Services I Kaplan Leman & Wolfe Court Reporting & Litigation Support

Experts and Forensic Analysis: ARRCA | Consulting Engineers & Scientists | Fleisher Forensics | Robson Forensics | TASA

Law Firm Marketing: FindLaw

Legal News: The Legal Intelligencer

Lien Resolution: Garretson | Providio MediSolutions I The Settlement Alliance

Medical Consulting: Alex Karras Consulting I Alliance Medical Legal Consulting

Medicare Setasides: Garretson | Milestone Providio MediSolutions I The Settlement Alliance

Pharmacy: AllianceMeds | IWPharmacy | Summit Pharmacy

Pre-Settlement Funding: Covered Bridge Capital

Record Retrieval/Depositions: Stratos Legal

Structured Settlements:  NFP Structured Settlements I Settlement Funding AssociatesThe Settlement Alliance

For information on our Business Partners program, click here or contact Liza Williams at liza@pajustice.org or 215.546.6451 x 117.


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As if being a zealous advocate were not already a heavy load, your clients want you to carry them financially, too. While your profession bars you from doing so, all is not lost for the client in need. At Covered Bridge Capital, we provide your clients with the financial assistance they need to get on with living and, in turn, provide you with the freedom you need to get on with lawyering. We relate to your clients with the same level of courtesy and professionalism you demand from your own practice. We understand that having a positive influence on their overall experience with you, your firm and the legal process is essential to our success. Covered Bridge Capital is a Pennsylvania company committed to helping Pennsylvania's attorneys and their clients. For more information, please call us at 800.453.5153 or visit us at www.coveredbridgecapital.net | Return to Top





FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business, helps law firms use the Internet to connect with more well-qualified clients. As a sister company of West, FindLaw combines technological expertise with a deep knowledge of the legal industry. FindLaw's complete menu of Web-based lawyer marketing strategies includes search engine optimization expertise, Web site design, and custom content. FindLaw's Web specialists and consultants provide the service and innovative solutions to make every law firm stand out from the crowd, turning the power of the Internet into an effective client-development tool. Plus, FindLaw harnesses the power of FindLaw.com the most popular online source of legal information to drive Internet traffic to clients' Web sites and profiles. To reach your FindLaw Internet-marketing consultant, call 866.44.FINDLAW (866.443.6947) visit www.lawyermarketing.com or contact Joe Kozub 484.797.9718 joseph.kozub@thomsonreuters.com | Return to Top



Garretson Resolution Group assists the settlement community by evaluating the settling parties' affirmative obligation and satisfying health care providers' interests in personal injury, wrongful death, workers' compensation, and mass tort settlements. We evaluate and resolve: Medicare Reimbursement Claims, Medicaid Liens, Private Health / ERISA Liens, Medicare Set-Asides (Workers' Compensation & Liability). Visit www.garretsongroup.com or call Mike McCullough at 513.794.0400. | Return to Top





NFP promises injured parties and their families the most comprehensive approach possible to lasting financial security from their settlements. That includes a rare degree of personal attention and, often, value-added services beyond the norm. Our compassionate legal and settlement experts work to fully understand the unique needs of every individual client. We then pursue the most competitive annuity pricing to fund a secure, tax-free stream of payments customized to best meet those needs. Of course, we're also careful to protect any and all government and insurance benefits. Our client's best interests are always our first priority. Contact NFP through our website or by calling 412.263.2228. | Return to Top

Settlement Funding Associates, Inc. is one of the original founders in the Structured Settlement industry and delivers innovative Structured Settlement solutions that meet both the immediate needs of our clients as well as their future financial goals for tomorrow.

With over 25 years of proven success, Settlement Funding is a trusted name in the Structured Settlement industry and has earned the reputation for excellent service with attention to detail, quality and efficiency.

Settlement Funding Associates offers comprehensive professional services, including but not limited to Structured Settlements, Attorney Fee Structures, Non-Qualified Structures; Medicare, Medicaid and Special Needs Trust Advisement; Financial Needs Analysis; and attendance at Mediations, Settlement Conferences or Hearings

With Settlement Funding Associates as your trusted partner in Structured Settlements, we will be there for you and your clients before, during and after the settlement process with unlimited availability, during and after business hours with an experienced professional staff.

Contact Kim Taylor at Kim.Taylor@SettlementFundingAssociates.com or 1-800-474-3863 and visit our website www.SettlementFundingAssociates.com I Return to Top.


The Settlement Alliance offers custom and comprehensive settlement planning options for people affected by personal injury, medical malpractice and product liability cases. Our skilled team of experts work with each client individually to create one of a kind solutions for life long financial security. Our Settlement Solutions:

  • Structured Settlements
  • Trust Services
  • Mass Tort Planning
  • QSF Administration
  • Lien Resolution
  • Medicare Set-Asides

Contact Scott Freeman (832) 527-6877; scott@settlement-alliance.com or George Audi (610) 509-6577; george@settlement-alliance.com | Return to Top

Stratos Legal believes your cases are too important to entrust to just any litigation support company. That is why Stratos Legal has taken trial-related assistance to the next level. We call it critical support. At Stratos, we utilize the very latest technology for deposition services, records retrieval, videography, document collection, and data management. Stratos has an edge; many of us are seasoned legal professionals. We know first-hand what it takes to successfully prepare your cases for trial. We also have the best people in the industry. We are constantly available to our clients. You can look to Stratos Legal with confidence for critical support throughout the life of your litigation. We are taking trial related services to the next level. Visit www.stratoslegal.com or call 800.971.1127. | Return to Top


Universal Funds also provides funding for litigation costs, and for fee advances when settlement is delayed because of court approval or lien resolution.  Funding is based on 2.95%  or 2% (settled) per month rate. Attorneys can expect the same superior service and high level of professionalism for which Universal is recognized as a pre-settlement funding provider. Contact Paul Graeff 484.924.9328 pgraeff@universalfunds.net | Return to Top





The Legal Intelligencer, the oldest law journal in the country has been providing critical news and information to the legal and business community at the local and state levels for over 160 years. Now available in print and online versions, the Tuesday edition of TLI includes the popular, Pennsylvania Law Weekly. Other publications include the Delaware Law Weekly, and the Delaware Business Court Insider. Its vast number of book products include the popular Court Rules series, available by county throughout Pennsylvania, forms books including the Library of Personal Injury Forms, Bad Faith Insurance, the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Tax Handbooks, directories?Judicial and Law Firm Directory and Pennsylvania Causes of Action. For information on any of these products, please call 215.557.2311 or visit www.lawcatalog.com/pa | Return to Top


Providio MediSolutions offers a broad spectrum of lien resolution services for single event and mass tort cases, resolving government liens like Medicare and Medicaid, private health plans including ERISA and Medicare Advantage, and provider liens with third parties such as physicians and hospitals.  Complementing our lien services are our QSF administration services and our Medicare Secondary Payer Act compliance services (including Medicare Set Asides and our proprietary Medicare and Settlement Guidebook) for both workers’ compensation and liability cases.  Don’t hesitate to contact us for a free case consultation and be sure to subscribe to our free news services including Providio Case Alerts and Providio CMS Alerts at www.providiomedisolutions.com

Contact: Scott DeNardo, Esq sdenardo@providiomsa.com 877-253-3120 x1664 or 610-653-2595



Since 2000, Precise, Inc. has provided a comprehensive suite of collaborative litigation support services to help law firms and corporate legal teams manage litigation in a defensible, cost-efficient manner. Precise's suite of eDiscovery solutions and trial support services include forensic data collection and ESI processing capabilities, records and information management expertise, intuitive document review, and professional trial consultation complete with custom graphics and animation, video production services and sophisticated courtroom presentations.

Owned and operated by attorneys, Precise is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, with offices in Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. To learn more, please visit www.precise-law.com or call 610.5659544. | Return to Top



With the experience of 20 years, 150 experts, and over 30,000 cases, Robson Forensic is a highly credentialed group of engineers, architects, scientists and fire investigators. Robson's experts have the depth of knowledge and practical experience required to assist in the resolution of disputes and litigation through investigations, reports, and testimony. Robson provides expertise within technical and scientific fields, in diverse areas that include: construction, sports and recreation, occupational health and safety, fire/explosion, premises liability, motor vehicle collisions, biomechanics, and human factors. Visit Robson Forensic's website here. | Return to Top



Summit Pharmacy Inc. is an innovative pharmacy service that offers unparalleled medication delivery, prescription information, and ease of use to the nation's labor force, with an emphasis on caring for injured workers.

Contact: Ashley Levin at alevin@SummitRX.com or 215.370.8955 | Return to Top



Founded in Philadelphia in 1956, The TASA Group (Technical Advisory Service for Attorneys) is a comprehensive expert referral service providing superior independent testifying and consulting experts locally, nationally, and globally. Offering 10,000+ diverse fields of expertise, including 1,000+ medical categories from TASAmed, the TASA Group introduces you to experts you need, usually within 24 business hours. TASA provides experts for case merit evaluation, deposition and trial testimony, research, and consultation. Serving attorneys, government agencies, and insurance companies, TASA referral advisors can provide you with specialists meeting your requirements for location, background, experience, and deadlines. TASA also produces free webinars for attorneys, featuring experts relevant to practice areas, cases, and law firm marketing topics. Visit www.TASAnet.com to explore expert profiles, and register at the Knowledge Center to receive invitations to these webinars. You will also find expert-authored articles, archived presentations, and information about the Professional Sanction Search™ (PSS™) on any expert’s disciplinary action and the Challenge History Report™ (CHR 2.0) on any expert’s past testimony. | Return to Top



TrialSmith is the nation's largest private network of plaintiff lawyers, with email list servers, document repositories, and websites serving more than 65,000 plaintiff lawyers in the United States and Canada. You can start your due diligence and expert investigation by searching the nation's largest online deposition bank exclusively for plaintiff lawyers. When you contribute your own depositions, TrialSmith will scan and store them online for you free of charge, plus you receive a $5 credit for each deposition, in addition to supporting PAJ. Let TrialSmith help you achieve successful outcomes for your clients. Visit TrialSmith's website or contact via email. here. Contact support@trialsmith.com | Return to Top


Alex Karras JD., OTR, CRC, CCM, MSCC, CLCP
Diplomate of American Board of Disability Analyst

Alex Karras is a catastrophic disability analyst and President / Owner of Alex Karras Consulting, LLC, located in Jamison, Pa. Since 1982, Mr. Karras has been providing direct consulting services to third-party administrators, insurance brokerage firms, and self-insureds in relation to workers’ compensation injuries and general liability claims. As a catastrophic disability analyst, Mr. Karras personally prepares reports and cost estimates in preparation for settlement of both workers’ compensation and liability claims (click here for bio). For more information, please contact Mr. Karras at (215) 530-5041 or alex@alexkarrasconsulting.com




Alliance Medical Legal Consulting – Varsha Desai, BSN, RN,CNLCP, LNCC -- offers comprehensive, cost effective solutions for the medical issues faced by attorneys and insurance companies. Regardless of your specialty, plaintiff or defense, contact us for assistance with medical record review, nurse life care plans, medical cost projections, Medicare set-Asides and nurse case management. For more information please contact Varsha Desai at vdesai@alliancemedicallegal.com or visit www.alliancemedicallegal.com | Return to Top



AllianceMeds is a pharmacy dedicated to serving the special needs of injured workers. We are the only PAJ pharmacy sponsor located in Pennsylvania. Our staff of legal professionals understands the specific Pennsylvania workers compensation rules and regulations and really will save you and your staff time spent on bill payment issues. AllianceMeds is a patient advocate pharmacy and is not affiliated with any with any insurance or managed care companies. For more information please visit www.allianceMeds.com or contact Mike Sexton, Regional Manager for Western PA 443.480.4616, Mike@AllianceMeds.com or Bill Cortese, Regional Manager for Eastern PA 570.233.1730, Bill@AllianceMeds.com.| Return to Top



ARCCA Incorporated, a national forensic engineering firm, has helped clients address their technical and scientific challenges and manage their litigation issues since 1987.  ARCCA’s experts have worked on over 15,000 matters and testified more than 1,000 times nationally.  We specialize in Accident Reconstruction, Biomechanics, Crashworthiness, Failure Analysis, Premises Liability and Visual Communication, and ARCCA’s state-of-the-art evidence storage facility can accommodate all of your storage needs.   ARCCA is headquartered near Philadelphia and has offices nationwide, including Pittsburgh.  

For more information, please contact Pat Huff at phuff@arrca.com or call 215.598.9750 (toll-free 800.700.4944).

The Experts You Need.   The Experience You Trust.

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We invite you to put our more than 40 years of experience to work for you and your clients. Since 1969, we have provided forensic investigation, evaluation, analysis and expert testimony in matters including: Accident ReconstructionArchitectureBiomechanical/Biomedical ConstructionFailure AnalysisFood Product LiabilityHazardous MaterialsHVACMarine Incidents - Premises LiabilityProduct LiabilityRoadway/Highway.

The collaboration of our 20 experts who primarily work full-time in our Malvern office, benefits you with cost-effective and in-depth litigation support services. As a general practice, all assignments are conferenced and we regularly perform a complimentary “peer-review” on our submitted reports. As you look to control costs, it makes good economic sense to use highly qualified and experienced experts who are within commuting distance to your office.

For more information about our capabilities and experts, please visit our website or call us for a free initial consultation. | Return to Top


Esquire® Bank is proud to support attorney organizations, their members and their causes. We are deeply aligned with the trial bar and cognizant of the unique needs and cash flow issues of the contingency fee practice. Esquire® Bank provides customized banking and business solutions to service those needs, including:

  • A virtual private bank branch in your office
  • Case Cost Financing with flexible repayment terms
  • Co-branded debit cards for your clients' settlement proceeds
  • High-yield deposit products such as Attorney Advantage Checking

To learn more visit www.esquirebank.com or contact Andrew Amatulli at Andrew.Amatulli@esqbank.com or 516.535.2002 | Return to Top

Fleisher Forensics takes pride in our long-standing relationships with a multitude of plaintiff and defense attorneys, insurance companies, government organizations and engineering and architectural firms to independently evaluate litigation and claim matters. Fleisher Forensics specializes in Construction, Highway, Premises, Products, and Professional Liability evaluations with expertise in accident reconstruction, construction accidents and claims, walkway surfaces, floods, storm water management, hydrology, regulations, codes, safety, standards, flooring, testing, failure analysis, research and product development. Our Experts include registered architects and civil, structural, mechanical, metallurgical and materials engineers, and chemists. Contact us at 215.641.1114 or visit www.FleisherForensics.com | Return to Top



IWP is a national pharmacy service working on behalf of injured individuals. As an advocate for those who have been injured, IWP takes the financial burden out of the medication process by shipping medications directly to the patient and collecting payment from the insurance company. There are no out-of-pocket expenses for the patient, physician or attorney on approved claims. We help reduce the time and energy spent on prescriptions and paperwork, while making sure injured workers receive the continuous care they deserve. To learn more, call us at 888-321-7945 or visit our website at www.IWPharmacy.com

We are a complete litigation support system and nationwide deposition service. From on-location recording to courtroom playback, our prompt, efficient staff of experienced legal video professionals and court reporters will handle all your needs. Toll Free: 800.544.1160 | Return to Top


JD Reporting and Trial Technologies combine experience and resources to provide full-service court reporting and trial support services to handle all your firm’s litigation needs.

Trial Technologies, Inc. is a full-service litigation technology firm providing  custom graphics, custom animations, trial presentations, equipment rental, and video settlement brochures to help make your case. Since its inception, Trial Technologies, Inc. has combined technology, innovation, and legal expertise to help our clients in all phases of litigation. It is our passion to satisfy the varying needs of our clients by combining the latest technologies with our knowledge of the legal system.

JD Reporting is a full-service provider of global court reporting, legal videography, and litigation support services. Our team of highly experienced professionals have the cutting-edge technology, resources and expertise to manage all of your cases, regardless of size or complexity. Call 800-413-7880 and visit http://www.jdreporting.com/ | Return to Top



Kaplan Leaman & Wolfe Court Reporting & Litigation Support, with more than 35 years of global industry experience, offers a wide range of worldwide professional court reporting services from its headquarters in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

We service the following legal needs: Depositions & Court reporting, Video Depositions & Legal Videography, Litigation Support, Jury Consulting & Trial Preparation, Deposition Summaries, Internet Realtime Streaming, Digital Forensics and E-discovery databases. Last-minute depositions and emergency hearings are never a problem. Urgent legal transcript requests will be furnished expeditiously.  

Our proficient customer service is fully equipped to handle all of your national court reporting requirements within the shortest of timelines, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Prompt, professional and cost-effective service is what sets KLW Court Reporters & Litigation Support Experts apart from our competition. We will analyze your corporation’s and clients’ budget and cost structures and assign a dedicated team to fulfill every aspect of your legal requests while adhering to your corporate goals and values.  

We are always on the forefront of the most innovative court reporting & litigation support technologies and state-of-the-art software to allow your company to maximize its efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Email Gregg Wolfe - gwolfe@klwreporters.com and visit http://klwreporters.com | Return to Top



Lawyers Video Service is a professional video production company, with experience in both the law and television production.   We Think like Lawyers, and Communicate like a Broadcast Journalists. From on-location digital recording to multimedia trial presentations, our technical staff provides the practicing attorney an economical and effective means of using video communications in litigation. Call 215-232-1160 and visit http://LawyersVideoService.com/ | Return to Top




Needles You have a choice when it comes to Case Management Software. When you purchase a system, you don't just buy the features...you buy the company. You buy the technical and training support, you buy the conversion team, you buy the communication, the customer service, and the sense of belonging to a community of users. Since 1984, Needles Case Management has been providing the rock solid support and customer service for which we have developed a legendary reputation. www.needles.com | Return to Top

Network Deposition Services has built an outstanding reputation by providing verbatim transcripts at competitive pricing with a guaranteed delivery timeframe. Our court reporters are among the fastest and most accurate professionals in the business. Each is certified and highly trained. Network uses only the latest cutting edge technology from deposition reporting to video transcript synchronization and an online repository to serve all of your litigation needs. We are headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, with facilities in Erie, Harrisburg, Johnstown and Greensburg, and a network of affiliates  across the USA. Toll Free: (866) 565-1929 info@ndsreporting.com


SmartAdvocate® is plaintiff case management software that makes your practice run more efficiently and more profitably.

  • Used every day by a New York-based national personal injury practice averaging over 50,000 intakes per year.
  • In continual use and refinement for a decade – proven performance and reliability.
  • Browser-based – data is on your servers with secure access with any browser, anywhere in the world.

Call 1.877.GET.SMART for a no-obligation, no-risk SmartAdvocate® demonstration. www.smartadvocate.comReturn to Top