Clark Schweers leads the firm’s Forensic Insurance and Recovery practice with over 23 years advising organizations on the quantification and compilation of complex insurance claims for insured businesses. He works closely with management to develop strategies for timely and successful claims resolution, having facilitated over billion dollars in recoveries. Clark’s industry experience includes: government contractors, healthcare and academic medical centers, hospitality, energy, consumer and retail products, technology & life sciences, manufacturing, professional services, financial services and automotive sectors.
He advises clients on domestic and global matters involving property and business interruption, builders risk, product recall, political risk, third party liability and cybersecurity breaches. Experienced in claims related to losses from catastrophic events, Clark has worked on such matters as the terrorist attacks of September 11th, Hurricanes Katrina, Sandy, Harvey, Irma & Maria, the Thailand floods and the Japan earthquake and tsunami, among other major global events.
He has been quoted and published on insurance claims and business interruption topics in several international, national, and industry publications, including CNBC, The Weather Channel, The Financial Times, Hotels Magazine, Law 360, the Journal of Accountancy, Business Insurance, Risk & Insurance, Insurance Journal, BisNow, National Real Estate Investor, Globe Street, Treasury & Risk, and Property Casualty 360.
Prior to joining BDO, Mr. Schweers was a Senior Manager at Ernst & Young, where he advised clients on complex business interruption and property damage claims, construction damage and fraud investigation matters.