GodwinTirocchi, LLC

A former Workers' Compensation Commissioner, Mr. Godwin has almost 30 years of experience in insurance claims and civil litigation. Mr. Godwin began his career as a claims investigator with Equifax Services. He was employed as a property and casualty claims representative for the CNA Insurance Company (1978-1982) and a staff attorney for the Royal Insurance Company (1982-1986). A 1977 graduate of the American University with a BA in Political Science, Mr. Godwin is a member of the National Honor Societies for Political Science and Public Administration. While working as a claim representative, he attended the Antioch and Potomac Schools of Law receiving his JD in 1982. He began the private practice of law in 1987 with the Rockville firm Donohue, Ehrmantraut and Montedonico and stayed with the group until establishing Godwin & Hickey in February 2002, concentrating on complex civil litigation and workers' compensation defense. A member of the District of Columbia Bar (1982) and the Maryland Bar (1983), Mr. Godwin is a member of the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit, theUnited States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, theUnited States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuitthe United States Tax Court, theUnited States Court of Claims, theUnited States District Court of Maryland,theUnited Stated District Court for the District of Columbia, theDistrict of Columbia Court of Appealsand theMaryland Court of Appeals. A frequent speaker and writer on risk management, insurance, workers' compensation and employment issues; Mr. Godwin has been selected to be in Who's Who in American Law and The International Who's Who of Professionals. Active in his community, he has served on several Boards for nonprofit organizations including the American Red Cross, Frederick Chapter and Lions Club of Frederick. Mr. Godwin is a member on the Board of Directors for Kids’ Chance of Maryland, Inc. He also served the citizens of Maryland as a member of the JAG Corp. in the Maryland Defense Force. Major (MD) Godwin was assigned to HQJA, Field Detachment 2.  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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