MehaffyWeber Attorney Elected To Governing Council Of The American Bar Association Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section

MehaffyWeber is proud to announce that Shareholder David V. Wilson II, was recently elected to the Governing Council of the American Bar Association (ABA), Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section. Mr. Wilson was selected at the Section’s Annual Business Meeting in Chicago on August 5, 2018.

The purpose of the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS), one of the larger ABA sections, is to serve those involved in tort and insurance law by bringing together lawyers of diverse backgrounds and practices by providing leadership, inspiring professional excellence, and improving the civil justice system.

TIPS is unique within the ABA and the legal community because of its focus on balance and diversity, bringing together plaintiff, defense, corporate, and in-house counsel to tackle issues confronting the legal profession. TIPS enriches the tort, trial, and insurance fields of law through continuing legal education (CLE) programs, comprehensive periodicals, up-to-date publications, and innovative online resources. The Practice Section is proud to celebrate its 85th year this year in 2018.

About The American Bar Association

The American Bar Association was founded in 1878 and is one of the largest voluntary professional organizations in the world. Currently, the ABA has over 400,000 members. The ABA works to support the legal profession by providing practical resources, eliminating bias and enhancing diversity, and advancing the rule of law throughout the United States and around the world.

About David V. Wilson II

MehaffyWeber Shareholder David V. Wilson II has over 25 years of experience handling complex business and construction litigation in both Texas and Nevada. Over his distinguished career, Mr. Wilson has conducted trial and appellate representation as lead counsel, primarily on behalf of clients in the construction, manufacturing, insurance, and oil and gas industries, among others. Mr. Wilson has been an active member of the ABA for many years. He was a member of the House of Delegates from 1996 – 2000, the Chair of the Appellate Advocacy Committee of the Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section from 2010 – 2012, and served as Co-Chair of the Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section Annual Meeting Program from 2016 – 2017.

If you would like to contact Mr. Wilson, or any of the other dedicated attorneys at MehaffyWeber, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us today.