Daniel J. Goodmann, CSSC
Managing Director
Structured Settlements

Chicago, IL
+1 312.595.7055

Areas of Focus: Structured settlements associated with negotiating workers’ compensation, FELA, auto/general liability, professional liability claims, life-care planning, economic loss analysis, catastrophic injury matters involving both general liability and workers ' compensation, as well as civil rights cases, constructions defect, employment and discrimination matters

Profile:
  • Senior vice president of Settlement Planning Associates, LLC until he joined Mesirow Financial in 2006
  • Member of the structured settlement industry since 1988
  • Served as a senior claims representative and structured settlement consultant at C.N.A. Insurance Companies from 1987-1993 where he was responsible for negotiating settlements, managing regional business development and overseeing several national accounts
  • Workers' Compensation business practice leader
  • Certified Structured Settlement Consultant (CSSC) from the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) through the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame
  • Inaugural class of the NSSTA master’s program (MSSC) at the University of Notre Dame
Accomplishments:
  • Published in the industry press, including newsletters for the National Structured Settlements Trade Association, AIG, National Business Institute presentation for the Delaware Bar Association
Affiliations:
  • National Structured Settlement Trade Association, member and former board member
  • National Structured Settlement Trade Association PAC, chairman
  • Chicago Healthcare Risk Management Society, member
  • American Society for Healthcare Risk Management, member
  • Risk and Insurance Management Society, member