Position: Chairman of SPI Holdings, Inc. and President of Settlement Professionals, Inc. of Oregon
Certifications: Registered Settlement Planner, Board Certified Forensic Examiner – Annuities, Medicare Set-Aside Certified Consultant and Certified Medicare Secondary Payer Fellow
Location: Portland, OR
A champion of plaintiffs’ rights and widely recognized industry authority, Jack L. Meligan is the founder of SPI and a 30-year veteran of the financial planning, structured settlement and settlement planning industries. During this time, he has assisted over 1,400 plaintiffs and their attorneys across the U.S. with major, high-dollar catastrophic injury cases.
Jack is also the founding president of the Society of Settlement Planners, an association of settlement planners, structured settlement specialists, and special needs settlement-planning attorneys from around the country. This association specifically advocates for settlement planning as a process to uncover and plan for the needs of injury victims and their families. Additionally, he is currently president of the Registry of Settlement Planners, a 501(c)(3) organization that dedicates itself to the training, certification, and continuing education of members of the settlement planning profession.
A Board Certified Forensic Examiner (BCFE) in the field of annuity testimony, Jack is frequently called upon to testify for plaintiffs across the U.S. He is also one of the first Registered Settlement Planners in the country.