Mr. Burl Daniel, CPCU, CIC, CRM
Insurance Expert Witness - Property & Casualty
Burl Daniel Associates

Selected accreditations/
affiliations

CIC

IIA
3417 Hulen, Suite 104
Texas 76107-6125
Telephone:
(817) 980-4897

Fax:
(817) 887-5231
Email:
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Website:
http://www.burldaniel.com
Professional Qualifications:
BBA  CIC  CPCU  CRM 
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Other Languages:
Functional Spanish
Dispute Resolution Skills
Yes
Retained as Consultant:
(Total for last 2 years)
4
Retained as Testifying Expert:
(Total for last 2 years)
31
Actual Testimony:
(Total for last 2 years)
10
Geographical Area of Work:
All 50 states
Types of case:

Professional Negligence/Malpractice   
Articles:
1. Hiring an Expert Witness: Maximize Your Value!   (Link)
Expertise and Experience:
Please see www.burldaniel.com for full CV, list of Cases, and detailed areas of Expertise.

STANDARD OF CARE:
Insurance Agent (Broker) Errors & Omissions
Insurance Bad Faith

PROPERTY:
Property Insurance Expert
Business Interruption / Business Income
Flood Insurance
Inland & Ocean Marine Insurance
Boiler & Machinery / Equipment Breakdown
Crime Insurance

COMMERCIAL LIABILITY:
Commercial Auto Insurance
Commercial General Liability Insurance
Product Liability Insurance
Commercial Umbrella
Professional Liability (Errors & Omissions) Insurance
Excess & Surplus Line Insurance
Claims Made Insurance
Director & Officer Liability Insurance
Employment Practices Liability Insurance
Workers Compensation

PERSONAL LINES:
Personal Auto Insurance Expert
Homeowners Insurance Expert
Personal Umbrella Expert

SURETY:
Crime Insurance / Fidelity Bonds
Contract Surety Bonding
Career:
See www.burldaniel.com for detailed CV and list of Cases.

CURRICULUM VITAE
Burl Daniel, CPCU, CIC, CRM

PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS:
2001 CRM: Certified Risk Manager, www.scic.com
1993 CIC: Certified Insurance Counselor, www.scic.com
1989 CPCU: Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter, www.aicpcu.org

INSURANCE INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE:
2004- President, Burl Daniel Associates - Insurance Expert Witness (Property & Casualty). Providing expert analysis, opinion letters, and testimony for both defense and plaintiff counsel. Engaged as a testifying or consulting expert witness; also retained as insurance/risk management consultant for business.
2001-04 Sr. Vice President, Frost Insurance Agency, Fort Worth, TX Duties included insurance sales, advice and service for insurance clients, as well as marketing through Frost Bank network. Frost is a top 100 national and regional agency in the U.S.
1988-2001 Principal: Milrany Scott Insurance/AIS Agency, Fort Worth, TX. Duties involved insurance sales, service and claims assistance for insurance clients. Agency manager job included carrier negotiations, employee management, monitoring carrier loss runs, carrier contracts and acquisition of several insurance agencies.
1985-87 Board Member - Independent Insurance Agents of Tarrant County
1984-88 Principal: Burl Daniel Insurance, Fort Worth, TX. Duties included insurance account sales, service, and claims assistance for Commercial Lines, Personal Lines and Employee Benefits.
1979-84 Principal: Dickerson-Llewellyn Agency, Fort Worth, TX. Provided insurance sales and service in Commercial Lines, Personal Lines and Employee Benefits. Responsible for acquisition of several other agencies.
1976-79 Travels included Europe, Middle East, Asia, Australia, and South America.
1975-76 Assistant Insurance & Risk Manager, Gulf States Utilities, Beaumont, TX. Responsible for large deductible programs including Property, Boiler & Machinery, Commercial Auto,Commercial General Liability, Commercial Umbrella & Workers Compensation. Managed claims for gas & nuclear power plants, international oil shipments & employee benefits.

INSURANCE EDUCATION & LICENSES:
2006: Adjunct Insurance Professor - University of North Texas Certified Financial Planner Program
1984: Adjunct Insurance Professor Tarrant County College - teaching INS courses
1981-83: Adjunct Insurance Professor - University of Texas Arlington teaching Property Casualty Insurance
1975: BBA Insurance, University of Texas Austin
Licenses: Property Casualty & Risk Manager in Texas
Lawyer References:
"Cases" list at provides brief Case descriptions, attorney name & phone #, and web-site links:

Charlie Fairchild, Fairchild & Fairchild
(816) 363-3800; chasku13@gmail.com
PO Box 22619 Kansas City, MO 64113-0619

Larry Montgomery, Glankler Brown
(901) 525-1322; lmontgomery@glankler.com
One Commerce Square, Ste. 1700 Memphis, TN 38103

Paul Benton & Tricia Beale, Law Office of Paul Benton
(228) 432-0305; triciabeale@msn.com
181 Main Street Biloxi, MS 39533

Scott Katz, Butler Pappas
(813) 281-1900; skatz@butlerpappas.com
777 S. Harbour Island Blvd., Ste 500 Tampa, FL 33602

Jim Essman, Shafer-Davis;
(432) 332-0893
700 North Grant, Suite 201 Odessa, TX 79761

Craig Crockett,
(817) 810-0400; craig@crockettfirm.com
320 Hemphill Street Fort Worth, TX 76104

Disclaimer: Lawyers can only recommend the services of this expert based upon their own professional experience in working with them. They are not liable for any future loss arising out of any act or omission by this expert.