HOUSTON, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs Partner Erin Copeland has been elected to serve on the Board of Governors for the American Association for Justice (AAJ). Being a part of the Board of Governors for the world's largest trial bar association is an incredible honor, and one fit for an attorney who has committed her professional career to protecting victims' rights.
Erin is an experienced trial lawyer who has zealously defended the rights of seriously injured victims in state and federal courts across the country. Over the years, her work handling personal injury and product liability cases, including her important roles in transvaginal mesh and Essure litigation, has earned her widespread recognition and respect throughout the legal community. Held in high regard by her legal peers, she was voted unanimously to serve on the Board of Governors for the AAJ.
As a board member, Erin will pay a vital role in furthering the association's mission to promote a fair and effective justice system. This includes AAJ's continued work to support members and practicing lawyers dedicated to representing the injured and the wronged in civil matters, as well as advocacy efforts which fight back against legislation and corporate powers that have financial stakes in limiting victim's rights.
Just as she has done for clients of Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs, Erin will work tirelessly to help the American Association for Justice succeed for its members and for American citizens who benefit from laws and public policies that protect their rights in the event of injustices and abuses, including those committed by some of the most powerful companies and corporations.
Erin Copeland is a seasoned Houston Trial Attorney and Partner at Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs. Over the years, she has served in a number of important capacities for high stakes personal injury and product liability cases, has been included in the prestigious Texas Super Lawyers® publication, and has helped secure millions of dollars in compensation on behalf of clients. Find more information about Attorney Copeland, AAJ and the firm at www.fibichlaw.com.
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