J.S. Held expands EH&S and forensic engineering practices with the acquisition of Veritox, Inc. & GT Engineering. View press release.


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J.S. Held Expands Environmental Consulting Business in Northeast with Acquisition of Leighton Associates

J.S. Held today is pleased to announce the acquisition of Leighton Associates, an environmental health consulting firm specializing in industrial hygiene, indoor air quality, environmental health and safety investigations and training, as well as mold assessments and mold remediation planning and consulting. The company will join the Environmental, Health & Safety Services division of J.S. Held.

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Hail Storm Pounds Metro Denver While 2017 Hurricane Season Is Looming

With hurricane season just around the corner, on May 8, a massive thunderstorm rolled over the Denver metro area dropping baseball-size hail all over the city.  The storm is going to be Colorado’s most expensive insured catastrophe currently valued at approximately $1.4 billion, according to the Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association. 

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J.S. Held Makes Majority Investment in Spex, Leading Insurance Technology Platform

J.S. Held today announced an investment in Spex, a digital property inspection and reporting platform for the property and casualty industry.  J.S. Held is now the majority owner in Spex which will continue to be led by its current management team.

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J.S. Held Acquires Meridian Consulting Group to Expand Surety Practice

J.S. Held, a leading global multi-disciplinary consulting firm, today announced the acquisition of Meridian Consulting Group LLC. It is the company’s sixth acquisition in the last two years. Meridian provides construction consulting and management services as well as claims resolution and litigation support to the surety industry.

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J.S. Held Announced as Sponsor for the 2017 CLM Annual Conference

The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) is pleased to announce J.S. Held as sponsor for the 2017 CLM Annual Conference. CLM will host 2,000 claims professionals and outside counsel in Nashville on March 29-31, 2017, during the largest insurance claims conference in the country. In addition to the plentiful networking opportunities there will be three days of powerful programs tailored...

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​Jeff Anderson, Licensed Architect, Joins J.S. Held Colorado Office

Jeffrey Anderson, licensed architect, has joined the J.S. Held Denver, Colorado office. With over 20 years of experience in the field, Jeff specializes in the forensic evaluation of existing buildings to analyze moisture intrusion, weather-related damage, water loss/freeze failures, construction defects, or other forms of post-construction distress. His expertise is focused on insurance claim analysis, construction defect litigation, and direct...

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J.S. Held Expands Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing (MEP) Division

We are pleased to announce that J.S. Held has expanded the Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing (MEP) services division with the addition of two specialists, Directors Paul Christoferson and Troy Bradley. The MEP Division has extensive, practical experience in designing, installing, and repairing these complex systems in any residential, commercial or commercial application.

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J.S. Held Expands into Commercial Equipment Consulting with Acquisition of CEIPS LLC

J.S. Held today announced the acquisition of CEIPS LLC. CEIPS is a premier commercial equipment assessment consulting firm, specializing in providing accurate and realistic pricing on commercial equipment losses for the insurance industry.  The company will operate as “CEIPS, a J.S. Held Company.” Jerry Hammar, President of the firm, joins J.S. Held as Vice President. CEIPS executive Cathy Sarrocco also joins J.S...

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