Michael Grady From 1988 to 1993 Michael Grady was employed by Aviation Underwriting Specialists as a Claims Examiner and Senior Claims Examiner. From 1993 to 1997 he was employed by Comav Managers, Inc. as Senior Claims Representative and Senior Claims Supervisor. From 1997 to 2007 he was employed by AIG Aviation, Inc. as a Claims Specialist, Claims Manager and Assistant Vice President.
Michael holds a Commercial Pilot certificate with instrument rating and a Mechanic Certificate with Airframe and Powerplant ratings. He received an Associate of Applied Science degree in Aircraft Maintenance Technology and a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Technology. He holds a number of investigation and claims related licenses and designations. Michael owns, operates and maintains a Cessna 182 single engine aircraft.
Michael has conducted field investigations of accidents involving aviation and related exposures throughout the United States. In addition to his investigative responsibilities he also examined hull and liability claims involving airlines, airports, corporate aircraft, fixed base operators, manufactured products, agricultural aviation and general aviation aircraft. He prepared demands for arbitration and subrogation, managed and directed claims litigation and directed independent investigators and consultants. Michael hired, trained and supervised claims department personnel. He served as an Arbitrator and Director for the Aviation Defense Managers Council.
Michael provides accident investigation, accident reconstruction, background investigation, asset investigation, fraud investigation, witness location, safety surveys, damage analysis, bodily injury evaluation, expert testimony, claims adjusting and consulting.