WASHINGTON, May 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomas Vincent Girardi, Attorney and Founding Partner of Girardi & Keese and "Man of the Year" for IAOTP, is known for being the famous Trial Attorney from the Erin Brockovich case, has been A Trustee at the Library of Congress in Washington D. C for the past four years and was appointed by the Senate. He is also on the James Madison Council.
Over the Years, Mr. Girardi collected many original courtroom drawings and sketches on major trials throughout the Country (O.J Simpson jury, Madoff being escorted in handcuffs etc) and Mr. Girardi decided to donate these drawings to the Library. He funded the acquisition of 95 high-profile trial drawings by Aggie Kenny, Bill Robles and Elizabeth Williams for the Library's collection. As a result of this benefaction, the Library's courtroom illustrations are the most comprehensive in any American Institution.
The Library threw a private reception in Washington D.C at the Library of Congress on April 27th with the most distinguished members in attendance and the honorable Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court to do the unveiling of the Exhibition. The Library has said this is one of the greatest projects they have ever had in years and again another generous act by Mr. Girardi. He will have another debut in Times Square NY for this outstanding accomplishment.
Thomas Vincent Girardi has certainly proven himself as an accomplished professional and expert litigator who has become a household name. From being the trial lawyer on the famous Erin Brockovich case to his solid victories against Vioxx, Merck and the Los Angeles Dodgers, Mr. Girardi is regarded by his peers as one of the nation's top trial lawyers of all time. He has obtained more than 30 verdicts of $1 million or more and has handled more than 100 settlements of $1 million or more. He has tried more than 100 jury cases, winning the first California medical malpractice verdict of $1 million or more, back in the 1970s. His areas of practice include Wrongful Death, Commercial Litigation, Products Liability, Bad Faith Insurance and Toxic Torts. For more information please visit: http://www.thomasvgirardi.com Watch his video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MA-kbMkPSw
President of IAOTP
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