was recently selected as a member of the National Board of Directors of The American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and will serve a two year term.
is an organization comprised of both defense and plaintiff?s attorneys. It is dedicated to the promotion of professionalism in the profession and the preservation of the jury trial system. ABOTA members are screened for ethics and professionalism by their peers locally, and must have significant jury trial experience in order to be admitted. Tim is an Advocate level member of ABOTA, which requires having tried over 50 cases to verdict.
Tim's selection as a National Board member comes on the heels of his service as President of the Tampa Bay chapter of ABOTA during 2008.