Partner Allan Siegel of Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. has been elected President-elect of the District of Columbia Metropolitan Area Trial Lawyers Association . (hereinafter "DC-TLA") DC-TLA is the premier organization of consumer advocates in the District of Columbia. It is the District of Columbia affiliate of the American Association of Justice, the national association of attorneys representing consumers and the interests of the consumers. Mr. Siegel has formerly occupied positions on the Board of Directors and has been elected Secretary, Treasurer, and Vice President of DC-TLA. All of us at Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata, & Siegel, P.C. are proud of Mr. Siegel's accomplishments and are excited about the prospect of Mr. Siegel taking the helm as President of the DC-TLA in May 2008.
by Ira Sherman, Esq.