Three Fellows of the College acting as lead attorneys filed a petition with the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims seeking an order requiring the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to eliminate unconstitutional delays in the VA appeals system. Click here to read the full press release. Click here to read the petition.
The latest issue of the Journal, Summer 2016, is now available. Click here to read.
The 2017 Emil Gumpert Award Application is now available. The deadline for submission is October 14, 2016. Click here to download.
The American College of Trial Lawyers (The College) issued a statement opposing political attacks on judges, stating that such attacks are a direct threat to judicial independence. The statement was made by Michael W. Smith, president of the American College of Trial Lawyers, on behalf of The College and its 5,900 Fellows. Click here to read the full press release.