Attorney Mark Hoover Delivers Presentation at RIA's Water Loss Specialist Certification Program


On October 13, 2015, Mark Hoover will be presenting the half-day legal portion of the Water Loss Specialist (WLS) Certification Program in Baltimore, MD. The WLS is an exclusive high-level certification program sponsored by the Restoration Industry Association (RIA). Mr. Hoover will be addressing key legal issues as part of a two-day workshop designed to train restoration professionals as they seek to obtain their WLS certification in the area of water loss assessment and restoration. Included in the legal portion of this program are a broad range of relevant topics including insurance, regulatory compliance, general negligence and contract principles, recordkeeping and communication with clients, claims representatives and public adjusters as well as other consultants and experts. The RIA is the oldest and largest trade association representing the restoration and reconstruction industry and has over 1,110 member firms worldwide. More information about RIA and the WLS Certification Program can be found at

Governo Law Firm has been actively involved in the disaster recovery industry for decades and has been teaching the legal portion of the WLS certification program for the past ten years. For more information about disaster recovery issues and claims or about the Water Loss Specialist Program, please contact Mark Hoover ([email protected]) or David Governo([email protected]).