Leitner, Williams, Dooley & Napolitan, PLLC announced that firm member C. Douglas Dooley was elected to a three-year term on the Executive Council for the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys (ADTA) during the ADTA’s 78th Annual Meeting in St. Andrews, Scotland.
The ADTA is an international organization of defense attorneys which accepts members by invitation only with only one prime member from any city with a population of less than one million. The ADTA has two main objectives: to provide an opportunity for the proven successful defense trial attorneys to associate with similarly qualified trial attorneys for professional, social and business purposes and to identify the successful defense trial attorney for those persons in search of such an attorney.
“It is a great honor to be elected by international peers to serve on the management of this prestigious defense organization,” Mr. Dooley said.
Mr. Dooley graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama in 1984. He received his law degree from Cumberland School of Law at Sanford University in 1987. He has been with Leitner, Williams, Dooley & Napolitan for 32 years. Additionally, Mr. Dooley has served as president of the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association. He is a member of the International Association of Defense Counsel and DRI: The Voice of the Defense. He has served on various committees for DRI and the IADC. Additionally, Mr. Dooley has served a three-year term on the DRI board of directors.