Paul Lukasik, OTR/L, CRC, LMHC, CMSP, CLCP Expert Witness

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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Life Care Planning and Vocational Rehabilitation

Specialty Focus: Life Care Plans, Pediatric Life Care Plans, Forensic Vocational Evaluations, Loss of Household Services, Wrongful Death, Loss of Earning Capacity, Earning Capacity, Residual Earnings Capacity, Medicare Set-Asides, Medical Cost Projections, Rehabilitation Counseling, Occupational Therapy

Education: Master Degree in Rehab. Counseling, University at Buffalo; Bachelor Degree in Occupational Therapy, University at Buffalo

Years in Practice: 27

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 16


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Mr. Lukasik has national certifications in Rehabilitation Counseling and Life Care Planning. In addition, he is certified as a Medicare Secondary Payer Professional specializing in the Medicare Set-Aside process. Mr. Lukasik's professional designations are Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC), Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP), and Certified Medicare Secondary Payer Professional (CMSP). He is also licensed in New York State as an Occupational Therapist (OTR/L) and Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC). Mr. Lukasik has authored numerous life care plans and vocational evaluations including quality audit reviews for life care planning products (life care plans, medical cost projections and Medicare Set-Asides) as a managerial consultant within the Workers’ Comp industry. Currently he is the owner of Expert MSA Solutions, providing Life Care Planning, Vocational Rehabilitation (Loss of Earnings), and Medicare Set-Aside services to defense and plaintiff law firms. Mr. Lukasik also regularly performs community service work through a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit he founded in 2003 where he freely offers introductory classes and other events on mindfulness. Mindfulness is a way of learning to relate directly to whatever is happening in your life, a way of taking charge of your life, a way of doing something for yourself that no one else can do for you — consciously and systematically working with your own stress, pain, illness, and the challenges and demands of everyday life.