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About Us

Life Insurance Settlements employs a creative and experienced management team, all successful pioneers in the life settlement industry. As a trusted advisor on the cash value of life insurance policies, Life Insurance Settlements is known as a leading life settlement company.

Collectively, they have been involved with brokering approximately 24,000 cases throughout their careers, and have earned an exemplary reputation within the life insurance settlement industry as a professional and trustworthy representative of policy owners and insureds.

Trusted Life Settlement Company

Our sterling reputation within the Life Settlement Industry allows us to maintain partnerships with a large number of funding entities on your behalf – several of which are exclusive to Life Insurance Settlements, Inc. This allows LIS to handle all aspects of the life settlement process, so the agent or financial professional can effectively service your client and reduce your time and paperwork.

Life Insurance Settlements, Inc. (LIS) is a corporation organized in the State of Florida, for the purpose of brokering life settlement contracts. Its corporate business office is located at 1180 SW 36th Ave, Suite 201 Pompano Beach, Florida 33069. Since its inception, LIS has maintained “good standing” status in the domiciled state with the Florida Division of Corporations.

Memberships

Established in 1994, the Life Insurance Settlement Association is the oldest and largest trade organization in the life settlement market.

Meet Our Team

Craig Campbell – Director of Client Services

Mr. Campbell is a Senior Life Settlement Broker actively working in the market for the past 17  years, consecutively. During that time he has established professional relationships with 4,000 financial advisors, insurance agents, CPA’s, lawyers and more from Florida to Hawaii. His commitment is to tirelessly pursue the highest cash offer available for each and every policy received. No exceptions.

Mr. Campbell earned a BA degree from Albion College and later received a postgraduate degree in health science.  He had owned and operated other businesses before pursuing Life Settlements on a full-time basis.

David Cooper – Director of Research and Development

Oleg Eydelman – Client Services Director

Oleg Eydelman has been specializing in the Life Settlement field since 2002, having brokered thousands of life insurance policies. He emphasizes the full-service brokerage experience and is able to help with everything from obtaining the medical records and illustrations to fully leveraging all the buyers for the top offer in the marketplace and to the end with assistance with the closing contract.

Oleg is a graduate from the University of South Florida with a Gerontology Major and a Business Administration Minor. He is a Licensed Life Insurance Agent in Florida and a licensed Life Settlement/Viatical Broker in most states. 

Daxton Fryer

As a Client Services Director of Life Insurance Settlements Inc., Mr. Fryer has specialized in the Life Settlement brokerage services since 2003 and is considered one of the best life settlement brokers in America. I believe that your financial success should be the result of skill and a plan, not luck or an accident. Having experienced professionals on your team can make all the difference. Daxton Fryer has the experience and resources to help you address your concerns and critical decisions about Life Insurance Settlements with confidence.

Mr. Fryer has written several articles, has attended Forum 400,  MDRT, SMEX, CIPC, NAEPC, NAELA, NAILBA, NAIFA, FAIFA, has been a featured speaker at many industry meetings. Mr. Fryer is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance.

Logan Gaynor – Administrative Assistant

Peter Gaynor

Mr. Gaynor has negotiated several thousand life settlement contracts during his twenty-five-year career in the industry. His unheralded success in obtaining maximum financial settlements has established his reputation as a major influence in the industry’s popularity and growth. He is respected in the national provider/funding community for his negotiating skills and is licensed as a life settlement broker in multiple states.

Rob Haynie

Mr. Haynie has been a major influence on the evolution of the life settlement industry during his almost twenty-six year career of proactive involvement. Not only has he been directly involved in negotiating and settling several thousand contracts, he also presently serves on the board of directors of the Life Insurance Settlement Association (LISA) and is a charter member of the Association’s PPC committee, which is charged with the regulatory and legislative activities of the industry. Additionally, he has served on both the Customer Advisory Board (CAB) of ITM TwentyFirst Services and the Advisory Board of the Insurance Studies Institute (ISI). He was named one of the top 10 most influential people in the life settlement industry worldwide. Mr. Haynie, an Alumnus of Florida State University, currently holds a Life Agent License with Viatical Settlement Broker Appointment for LIS and has spoken at almost every life settlement industry meeting or conference, published articles on the subject and has given many educational webinars as well.

Ria J. Johnson, CFP® - Brokerage Director at Life Insurance Settlements, Inc.

Since 2010, has been an integral part of the National Accounts Team.  Her experience and can do attitude to make it easy to do business is second to none.  Ria began her insurance career in 2001, becoming a successful agent for AXA Advisors, developing extensive knowledge and experience in the sale of life insurance and annuities. Then, in 2005, she specialized in life settlements.

Lore Kaplan – CFO & Operations Manager (AKA Den Mother)

I assist in closing process working with agents and/or clients providing support in life settlement transactions along with communicating and coordinating with Providers to comply with satisfying completion and due diligence on documents submitted to ensure we settle policy expediently and professionally. Other duties include bookkeeping, payroll, compliance, licensing, and other administrative functions of day to day operations.

Licensed as Life agent and Viatical/Life Settlement Broker in most states.

Nicole Lee – Director of Office Management

Peter N. Katz, JD, CLU, ChFC, RICP®

Peter is a life settlement broker and Co-Director of National Accounts for LIS.  His vast knowledge and experience with life insurance contributes significantly to his success with settlements. He has authored numerous articles on life settlements and life insurance planning and has been a speaker at many industry and insurance company meetings.  Peter has spent over 30 years in the life insurance and financial services industry as an advanced markets attorney and in product development.

Rob Morales – Senior IT Director

Mark A. Mrky – Senior Director of Life Settlements

Mark is a managing member of Life Insurance Settlements Inc. which is the nation’s most experienced life settlement brokerage. Our sole focus is in representing our clients to obtain the highest market price possible for the sale of the client’s life insurance policy in the secondary marketplace.

Mark began his career with LIS in 2001 and has consistently remained in the top 1% of sales in the nation. His specialty is in working with and educating senior clients, estate planners, insurance advisors, attorneys, and other financial professionals about the benefits of the Life Settlement industry. Additionally, he is featured writer for The Street on all things Life Settlements.

He has presented to groups such as NAIFA, Top of the Table, InsMark, Society for Financial Service Professionals, National Association of Philanthropic Planners, local estate planning councils, various Broker Dealers, Insurance Carriers and professional groups on the subject of Life Settlements.

Mark has a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Nebraska and is a member of the Life Insurance Settlement Association. He met his wife Deborah while working in Australia and they have two sons Jack & Sam.

Gibson Nutt – Client Services Relationship Manager

James Nutt

Mr. Nutt has been professionally involved in the life settlement industry for twenty-five years and is a pioneer in its growth and expansion. Mr. Nutt attended Warner Southern College, where he earned a degree in business management. His business acumen has been instrumental in establishing LIS as the national model among life settlement brokerage entities.

AnnMarie Partis – Senior Case Manager

Mrs. Partis joined the company in 2007. She moved to South Florida to be closer to her family. Before moving to South Florida she worked for a pool and spa company in Orlando for 20 years where she shipped pools/spas all over the country and was the customer service manager. 

Robin S. Weinberger, CLU, ChFC, CLTC

Robin has specialized in Life Settlement brokerage services since 2003 and is the Director of National Accounts for LIS. She has spent her whole career in the life insurance industry, including General Agent and Director of National Accounts for Connecticut Mutual and Vice President of Marketing for Sun Life of Canada.  Robin says that her “secret weapon” in the settlement industry is her knowledge of life insurance.  She has been a featured speaker at many industry meetings and is a well-known author on Life Settlements.

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