Jodi Maner has been a Registered Nurse for 28 years and has utilized her nursing expertise and knowledge of the healthcare system’s inner workings to assist plaintiff and defense attorneys by thoroughly evaluating, analyzing, and scrutinizing medical-legal matters. Prior to joining the firm, Jodi’s clinical nursing background included acute care medicine, neurosurgery, orthopedics, long-term care and hospice. Prior to relocating to Missouri in 2013, Jodi worked as a Legal Nurse Consultant for 16 years for the Underwood Law Firm, a defense firm located in the Texas Panhandle. Jodi most recently worked for 2 years in the plaintiff arena at the Accurso Law firm in the Kansas City Plaza area. Jodi has held Certifications in Legal Nurse Consulting since 1998 and in Forensic Nursing since 2007. She is an active member of the International Association of Forensic Nurses, the American College of Forensic Examiner’s Institute, the American Nurses Association and the Missouri Nurses Association.