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Geoffrey Sessions Admitted to the American Board of Trial Advocates

February 25, 2015

Geoffrey D. Sessions — Partner-in-Charge of the Jacksonville office of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP and a member of the firm's Personal Injury & Property Damage Practice — has been admitted to the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). Mr. Sessions joins five other Hinshaw attorneys as members of the prestigious organization: Terese A. Drew, Partner-in-Charge of the St. Louis office; Arthur J. Laplante, Partner; Michael P. Malone, Partner-in-Charge of the Milwaukee office; John W. Sheller, Partner; and Kevin R. Sido, Partner.

Mr. Sessions is an experienced trial attorney who concentrates his practice on national, regional and local representation of clients. His practice encompasses the litigation of claims involving professional liability, medical malpractice, nursing home litigation, employee benefits litigation (ERISA and non-ERISA), commercial litigation, construction litigation, real estate, premises liability, general liability, products liability and a variety of insurance matters. He serves as counsel for several national companies and represents their interests throughout the country.

ABOTA is a national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the civil jury trial right provided by the Seventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.  ABOTA works to uphold the jury system by educating the American public about the history and value of the right to trial by jury.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. law firm with 450 attorneys located in 11 states and London. Founded in 1934, the firm has a national reputation for its insurance industry work, its representation of professionals and law firms, and its closely coordinated business advisory, transactional and litigation services. We serve clients ranging from emerging and middle-market businesses to Fortune 500 companies, as well as governmental and public sector clients.