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Jonathon Held

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Jonathon Held has overseen the growth of J.S. Held from a small regional 2-person firm to an internationally respected global consulting company with more than 1500 professionals on 5 continents. During his tenure with the firm, Jon has provided service to clients on a wide variety of complex high stakes matters. His experience includes acting as a party appointed dispute resolution panelist in the largest property damage claims in history, including the dispute between the insurers and stakeholders of the World Trade Center from the 9/11 terrorist attack. During his career as an expert, Jon has testified as an expert in numerous cases, and has provided service to clients on 5 continents. He is a frequent speaker and has authored a number of technical expert papers on a variety of topics.

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The Appraisal Process: An Outline for Making Awards Useful & Final
Appraisal is a frequently used and often maligned method to adjudicate disputes in the property insurance world. Typically, appraisal is...
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The Assault on Indemnity: Why Now Is the Time to Replace Actual Cash Value Language in Insurance Policies
Indemnification of the policyholder is a core principle of the property insurance industry. A similar principle holds that the policyholder...
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The What, When & How Much of General Conditions (Overhead) and Markup (Profit)
Overhead and profit (or O&P as it is most often referred to) is frequently a misunderstood term. It can often...
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