October 11, 2012
Schiff Hardin LLP is proud to announce that Eliot S. Jubelirer has been elected to the San Francisco Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). This is yet another singular honor for Mr. Jubelirer, who also has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America for "Bet-the-Company Litigation and Commercial Litigation," Martindale-Hubbell as "AV Rated" and Northern California Super Lawyers for "Personal Injury Defense: Products; Construction Litigation; Business Litigation."
The American Board of Trial Advocates’ membership consists of more than 6,000 trial lawyers representing equally the plaintiff and defense bars, as well as judges, spread among 90 chapters in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. The San Francisco Chapter has more than 300 members. Since its inception in 1958, ABOTA's primary mission has been the preservation of the civil jury trial right guaranteed by the 7th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
ABOTA is an invitation-only organization. Prospective members must have at least five years of active experience as trial lawyers, have tried at least 10 civil jury trials to conclusion and possess additional litigation experience, and exhibit the virtues of civility, integrity and professionalism.
For more information, visit www.sfabota.org.