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J. Philip Davidson Named Fellow Of Litigation Counsel Of America

Jul 15, 2015 - News by

Attorney J. Philip Davidson, has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. Mr. Davidson leads Hinkle’s litigation practice group. A 1987 graduate of the University of Kansas, he received his Juris Doctor degree from Washburn University School of Law in 1990. Mr. Davidson regularly represents both regional and national enterprises in complex civil litigation and in the initial investigation and legal management of catastrophic occurrences. Admitted to the state and federal courts of both Kansas and Missouri, Philip has represented clients in matters in over 20 states and has successfully argued cases before the Supreme Court of Kansas and the United States 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.

The LCA is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the LCA is highly selective and by invitation only. Fellows are selected based upon excellence and accomplishment in litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels, and superior ethical reputation. The LCA is aggressively diverse in its composition. Established as a trial and appellate lawyer honorary society reflecting the American bar in the twenty-first century, the LCA represents the best in law among its membership. The number of Fellowships has been kept at an exclusive limit by design, allowing qualifications, diversity and inclusion to align effectively, with recognition of excellence in litigation across all segments of the bar. Fellows are generally at the partner or shareholder level, or are independent practitioners with recognized experience and accomplishment. In addition, the LCA is dedicated to promoting superior advocacy, professionalism and ethical standards among its Fellows.

Mr. Davidson is also active in the American Law Firm Association International’s Transportation, Construction, and Insurance Practice Group Steering Committees and is a member of the Defense Research Institute.  He has been elected to both Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers in America. Philip is a frequent speaker at national industry professional associations, primarily in the arena of safety, risk assessment/management, dispute resolution and litigation strategy.


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