We are pleased to announce that on May 23, 2012, Dan Deutsch was reappointed to the position of Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association’s Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section Appellate Advocacy General Committee for the 2012-2013 fiscal year. Dan has held this position for several years. By contributing professional articles and newsletters, sponsoring continuing education seminars, and participating in national legal conferences, the Appellate Advocacy Committee promotes awareness of appellate law issues and provides resources to practitioners of appellate law and to judges of the country’s appellate courts.

In his letter informing Dan of the re-appointment, Dick A Semerdjian, Section Chair-Elect remarked, “This leadership appointment is in recognition of your professional abilities and reputation among some 25,000 TIPS members.” Dan has co-authored the Committee’s annual surveys of recent developments in appellate law, including detailed analysis of selected decisions of the United States Supreme Court, for the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 Terms. Those articles can be accessed through links on the News & Events page of the Deutsch Williams web site.