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CARL A. BECKSTEDT III, Founding Partner, born Waldringfield, England, 1964; admitted to bar, Wisconsin and United States District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, 1990; Superior and District Courts of the United States Virgin Islands, 1998; United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 2000. Education: Marquette University (B.S. 1987); Marquette University Law School (J.D., 1990). Member: United States Virgin Islands Bar Association (current member of the Committee on Client Protection, past Secretary of VI Bar, past chair of Technology Committee of VI Bar); Wisconsin Bar Association; Wisconsin Defense Counsel; American Bar Association; Defense Research Institute; past member of the Forms Committee for the Virgin Islands Board of Realtors; Certified Mediator for the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands; Presenter: 2015 VI Supreme Court CLE Ethics School “Getting Paid & Safeguarding Property”; 2010 VIBA CLE Seminar “Arbitration - The Defense Perspective”. Reported Cases: Stafford v. Hess Oil Virgin Islands Corp., 133 F. Supp. 2d 384 (D.V.I. App.Div. 2001); Gass v. Virgin Islands Telephone Corp., 311 F.3d 237 (3d Cir. 2002); St. Rose v. HOVENSA, LLC, 46 V.I. 151 (VI. Super. Ct. 2005); Baptiste v. HOVENSA, LLC, 47 V.I. 348 (VI. Super. Ct. 2005); Bright v. United Corporation, 50 V.I. 215 (VI. 2008); Defoe v. Phillip, 702 F.3d 735 (3d Cir. 2012); Thomas v. People, 60 V.I. 688 (2012); Vanderwall v. Marriott Ownership Resorts et al., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 117764 (D.V.I. 2013); Bertrand v. Cordiner Enters., 2013 V.I. LEXIS 67 (V.I. Super. Ct. Nov. 15, 2013), Appeal Docketed, S.Ct.Civ. # 2013-0130 (V.I. Nov. 21, 2013); Davis v. People, 2014 V.I. Supreme LEXIS 40 (2014); Holbert v. Dunn, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 2885 (D.V.I. 2014); Benjamin v. Coral World VI, Inc., 2014 V.I. LEXIS 35 (V.I. Super. Ct. June 12, 2014). Concentration: Insurance Defense; Premises Liability; Toxic & Mass Torts; Traumatic Brain Injury; Civil and Commercial Litigation; Arbitration; Mediation, Parlimentarian.