The American College of Trial Lawyers

is recognized as the preeminent organization of trial lawyers in North America, dedicated to maintaining and improving the standards of trial practice, professionalism, ethics and the administration of justice.

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Update Your Address and Fellow Profile

Please take a moment to review your Fellow profile. Your address, email and phone number are printed in the Roster and shown in the online directory. Information in your profile, such as Practice Areas, make it easier for Fellows to find you. Read More

Nominate an Attorney for Fellowship

Do you know an exceptional attorney worthy of Fellowship? Membership criteria and proposal forms can be found by clicking on News & Publications above, then select Nominate a Fellow under the Membership category.
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Douglas R. Young
Farella Braun + Martel LLP 

A Message From President Young

The American College of Trial Lawyers was founded in 1950 as an organization to recognize the very best trial lawyers in the United States and Canada. Our membership is composed of civil trial lawyers (both plaintiff and defendant), criminal defense lawyers, public interest lawyers, state and federal prosecutors, provincial crown attorneys and public defenders. Read More

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