Restorical is an established team of professionals who share a passion for discovery.
David Vallinetz, Principal
Dave founded Restorical Research in 2001 and has worked as an environmental professional for more than 30 years. He began his career working for the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM), spending 10 years working his way up through management to Director of Enforcement. In this capacity Dave has advised facilities on a broad range of environmental issues and how to obtain funding to deal with these issues. His experience interacting with State agencies is invaluable in moving historic insurance funded projects forward. In the last fifteen years, he has focused many of his efforts toward helping clients identify and leverage their historic insurance recovery claims. Dave has worked on over 300 successful cases over the last 10 years and as the CEO is always looking at new opportunities as they present themselves and leads the charge in keeping Restorical Research one of the leaders in the insurance archaeology industry.
Jeff has worked in the field of insurance archaeology for over ten years. Jeff has successfully worked hundreds of cases locating insurance coverage and assisting with pushing claims through. Jeff interfaces on a daily basis with clients, attorneys, accountants, insurance brokers, insurance carriers and lenders. Jeff regularly drafts status reports to clients as well as letters to insurance brokers, carriers and attorneys to
Ben brings over 20 years of experience in the real estate, construction and development fields to each project. Ben began working in the construction industry at a young age and built his first house prior to graduating high school. Following graduation from the University of Florida, Ben began perfecting his knowledge and craft in development and construction by mastering each trade in the field, to managing teams of subcontractors and eventually negotiating acquisitions, executing contracts and coordinating the build-out of multi-million dollar development.
Ben has developed and constructed single-family & multi-family master planned communities, commercial, retail, office, hotels and private utility projects. This work has spanned 4 states and 12 municipalities.
Ben joined Restorical Research in 2011 and has utilized his expertise in the real estate industry to further complement the services afforded to each client.