Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, PLC is pleased to announce that Partner Don Myles has been elected the 2018–2019 President of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC). Don has been named to several leadership positions within the FDCC, including Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President, Chairman of the Professional Liability Committee, and Chair of the Extra-Contractual Liability Committee. In 2013, the FDCC presented Don with the Joseph R. Olshan Award, which is given to a committee chair whose work has made the most outstanding contribution to the advancement of the FDCC’s goals.
Don dedicates his practice to defending clients in cases involving catastrophic injury and wrongful death claims, bad faith and extra-contractual liability, professional liability, and insurance coverage and fraud. He is a Past-President of USLAW Network and the Arizona Association of Defense Counsel (AADC). Don is also a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL), a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) since 1996, and a Fellow of the American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel.
The FDCC is a prestigious, invitation-only organization comprising the top accomplished defense attorneys, corporate counsel, and insurance industry executives who have achieved professional distinction during their careers. The FDCC is dedicated to promoting the knowledge, fellowship, and professionalism of its members as they pursue the course of a balanced justice system and represent those in need of a defense in civil lawsuits.
About Jones, Skelton & Hochuli:
With more than 85 lawyers, Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C. (JSH) is the largest and most experienced trial defense law firm in Arizona specializing in insurance and insurance coverage. Our lawyers focus their practice in the defense of corporations, self-insureds, government entities, insurance carriers and medical malpractice carriers. For additional information please visit jshfirm.com or call 602.263.1700.