DALLAS, May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On May 3, 2016, Jeff Tillotson (www.tillotsonlaw.com), a prominent Dallas lawyer, was appointed to the Board of Managers for Parkland Memorial Hospital, one of the largest public hospital systems in the country.
Mr. Tillotson was unanimously approved by the Dallas County Commissioners Court on May 3, 2016 and sworn in by County Judge Clay Jenkins on May 6, 2016.
"I'm extremely humbled and privileged to join Parkland Hospital Board of Managers. I look forward to working with the existing Board members, who are a very talented and extremely dedicated group of professionals. I look forward to aiding their continued efforts to maintain a standard of excellence in the care that Parkland provides its many patients," said attorney Jeff Tillotson.
Parkland Health & Hospital System first opened its doors in 1894 and averages more than 1 million patient visits annually. Parkland is the primary teaching hospital for the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
A native Texan, Jeff Tillotson was born in San Antonio, Texas and graduated from Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas. It was this school's motto of "Men for Others" that helped inform his heightened sense of duty to the community and his particular interest in providing medical care to the needy. He attended Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service, the London School of Economics and the University of Texas School of Law before opening a Dallas litigation firm in 1995.
Mr. Tillotson is a highly regarded trial lawyer known for his success in high profile and high stakes litigation, including the lawsuit in which he exposed cyclist Lance Armstrong. That lawsuit was the subject of several documentaries and a feature length movie.
Jeff Tillotson currently heads up Tillotson Law, a boutique trial firm that specializes in business litigation including securities, fraud and class actions. He is admitted to practice in California and Texas.
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