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Stephen T. Sigler of Neil Dymott Elected 2016 San Diego Defense Lawyers President

San Diego, California – February 15, 2016 – On January 30, 2016, Stephen T. Sigler, shareholder at Neil, Dymott, Frank, McFall, Trexler, McCabe & Hudson APLC, was sworn in as President of the San Diego Defense Lawyers (SDDL) at the 32nd Annual Installation Dinner at the U.S. Grant Hotel.  Mr. Sigler will serve as President of the organization for 2016. He previously served as a board member in 2012, Treasurer in 2013 and 2014 and served as President-Elect in 2015.  

Stephen Sigler joined Neil Dymott as an associate in 1996.  Mr. Sigler’s practice areas include general and professional liability matters, personal injury and the defense of medical malpractice claims. He is a member of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel, Defense Research Institute, Southern California Association for Health Risk Management and the San Diego County Bar Association. Mr. Sigler frequently speaks to organizations on topics such as HIPAA compliance and other healthcare related topics.

Mr. Sigler attended University of Kansas School of Law, where he received the David H. Fischer Advocacy Award. While attending law school, Mr. Sigler worked as a law clerk at Neil Dymott assisting in civil litigation matters.

Other Neil Dymott attorneys who have been honored to serve as President of SDDL include shareholders Robert W. Frank in 1996, Clark R. Hudson in 2007 and Benjamin J. Howard in 2013.

SDDL is an organization of lawyers engaged in the defense of civil litigants. The objectives of this organization are: to provide a forum for mutual education through the exchange of ideas with counsel in San Diego County; to promote cordial relations among its members; to promote improved public perception of its members through service to the community and to maintain the standards of professional conduct. For more information about the San Diego Defense Lawyers visit their website at

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