Goal: To provide a forum for HCBA members who have a common interest in trial advocacy before the courts. To provide a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas leading to the improvement of individual trial abilities. To assist the courts in establishing methods for the more certain and expeditious administration of justice. To advise the various committees on rules regarding desirable amendments to improve and standardize judicial procedures. To instill in members of the HCBA generally a desire to increase their effectiveness in the courtroom and in chambers with a view toward better service of the interests of their clients and the cause of justice. To foster a spirit of cooperation and civility among trial lawyers so that their responsibilities to clients and to the courts will be discarged in an efficient, orderly and courteous manner.
Section Chair 2013-2014