CHARLESTON -- Spilman Thomas & Battle PLLC recently announced Niall A. Paul, Member, was asked to join the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC).
The IADC is a prominent group of 2,500 corporate and insurance defense counsel who are reviewed by their peers and invited to become members.
According to the IADC, the group "dedicates itself to serving and benefiting our members, the legal profession and the civil justice system by enhancing the development of skills, professionalism and camaraderie in the practice of law."
One cannot petition to join the group. Members are admitted by invitation-only. Neva G. Lusk, another Member at Spilman, is also an affiliate of the IADC.
Spilman Thomas & Battle is a full-service law firm with more than 100 attorneys. Founded in 1864, Spilman has offices in Charleston, Morgantown and Wheeling in West Virginia; Pittsburgh, Pa.; Winston-Salem, N.C.; and Roanoke, Va.