Last updated on: 12/1/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Dec. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Description:

“The American College of Trial Lawyers is composed of the best of the trial bar from the United States and Canada and is widely considered to be the premier professional trial organization in America.”

“About Us,” ACTL website (accessed Nov. 5, 2007)

Mission:

“Founded in 1950, the College is dedicated to maintaining and improving the standards of trial practice, the administration of justice and the ethics of the profession. Through its Board of Regents, its general committees and its state and province committees, the College engages in a wide variety of activities to further those purposes.”

“About Us,” ACTL website (accessed Nov. 5, 2007)

Other:
Professional association of lawyers