San Diego, California – February 23, 2017 – Clark R. Hudson of Neil, Dymott, Frank, McFall, Trexler, McCabe & Hudson APLC was elected as the 2017 President of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC), one of the nation's largest State Civil Defense Organizations. Mr. Hudson’s term began in February 2017 and will continue into 2018. Mr. Hudson will join a group of distinguished defense attorneys from throughout Southern California in leading this prestigious organization. Mr. Hudson has served on various committees for ASCDC since 2003 and became a member of the Board of Directors in 2011.
Mr. Hudson is a former board member and Past President for the San Diego Defense Lawyers. He is the Past Section Chair for Trial Tactics for the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC), and is currently serving as a member of the Board of Directors. He has received the John Alan Appleman Award for his work as a FDCC Section Chair. He holds the rank of Advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). In 2010, Mr. Hudson was inducted into the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers.
Since 2009, Mr. Hudson has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers of America® in Medical Malpractice Law, and for 2013 was named the “Top Medical Malpractice Defense Lawyer” for Best Lawyers of America®. Mr. Hudson was also named “Defense Attorney of the Year” (2012) by the San Diego Defense Lawyers.
Mr. Hudson is the fourth Association of Southern California Defense Counsel President from San Diego, with all preceding Presidents being Neil Dymott attorneys including, Hon. Harrison R. Hollywood – 1977, Michael I. Neil - 1988 and Robert W. Harrison - 2003.
The Association of Southern California Defense Counsel has approximately 1,200 members, from Santa Barbara all the way to the Mexican Border – making it one of the largest State and Local Defense Organization in the country. ASCDC is one of the nation's preeminent regional defense organization and provides an array of professional networking, specialized continuing education and communication services, as well as being home to an active Amicus Committee, which regularly files briefs in appellate matters of interest to members and the clients they represent. For more information visit: www.ascdc.org
Neil, Dymott, Frank, McFall, Trexler, McCabe & Hudson APLC was founded in San Diego in 1964 and is a multi-service law firm with offices in San Diego and Palm Desert, California. The firm represents clients in a wide range of industries and specialty areas, including business transactions, employment law, civil litigation, pharmaceutical and medical products manufacturers, transportation, intellectual property, insurance, medical, accounting and other professional practices. For more information about Neil Dymott please visit our website at www.neildymott.com.