Ragsdale Liggett Attorney Bill Pollock Invited to Join the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance extends an invitation to Ragsdale Liggett attorney William W. Pollock for membership. The organization promotes the highest standards of litigation management for the defense of clients.
- Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC (1888PressRelease) May 01, 2012 - Ragsdale Liggett PLLC attorney Bill Pollock has been invited to join the prestigious Claims and Litigation Management Alliance. Membership is extended to select attorneys based only on nominations from current CLM fellows. The organization is comprised of thousands of insurance companies, corporations, corporate counsel, litigation and risk managers, claims professionals and attorneys who promote the highest standards of litigation management in the defense of clients.
Mr. Pollock is a litigation lawyer and partner at Ragsdale Liggett PLLC in Raleigh, North Carolina. "I am honored to become a member of an organization that is held in such high esteem in both the insurance and legal communities," says Bill, "I look forward to making contributions that will continue to advance client interests."
Related links: www.theclm.org; www.rl-law.com
About the CLM Alliance:
The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance is an inclusive, collaborative organization that elevates the high standards of claims and litigation management, and brings together thought leaders in both industries. The CLM sponsors educational programs, provides resources and fosters communication among those in the industry. The group is dedicated to furthering the practice of Litigation Management. Membership consists of risk and litigation managers, insurance and claims professionals and corporate and outside counsel.
About William W. Pollock:
Bill Pollock is a partner and member of the litigation group at Ragsdale Liggett PLLC. His practice is concentrated in construction law, products liability, environmental and toxic torts, trucking and transportation and other complex litigation. His clients include insurance and surety companies and agencies, general contractors, developers, architects, engineers, product manufacturers and trucking companies.
Mr. Pollock has handled matters in North Carolina Superior Court and all Federal District Courts as well as the North Carolina Court of Appeals, North Carolina Supreme Court, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. As lead counsel, Bill has tried over 30 cases before a jury. He recently established new precedent in North Carolina by obtaining favorable ruling from the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals holding that no implied warranty claims could be brought against manufacturers of component parts incorporated into construction projects. In his twenty four years of practicing law, Mr. Pollock has earned many other significant case successes.
Mr. Pollock is the current membership chair and past director of the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys and was accepted by invitation of the National Association of Home Builders to represent North Carolina on the NAHB's Construction Law Attorney Forum. He has served on several committees as a member of the Defense Research Institute. He serves on the Board of Directors and is Treasurer of the North Carolina Legal Education Assistance Foundation. Mr. Pollock has presented numerous seminars on construction law and litigation, and has authored several articles for these audiences.
Bill is the recipient of the esteemed Martindale Hubbell AV peer rating. He was also selected by his peers as "best in his field" to the North Carolina Legal Elite by Business North Carolina magazine where less than 3% of the state's attorneys are recognized for this honor.
About Ragsdale Liggett PLLC:
The law firm of Ragsdale Liggett PLLC is comprised of lawyers with extensive legal expertise across a broad range of practice areas. Since its formation in 1972, the firm has maintained an extraordinary reputation in civil litigation and appellate practice, enjoying significant courtroom successes ranging from local state courts to the United States Supreme Court. In addition to practicing in such areas of insurance and reinsurance coverage disputes, shareholder derivative actions, ERISA disputes, professional negligence defense, accountants' liability actions, catastrophic personal injury defense and complex construction disputes, Ragsdale Liggett also maintains well respected lobbying and mediation groups. The firm is equipped to handle all of a business' legal needs, including formation, day-to-day business counseling, acquisition, disposition, merger and dissolution of companies, regardless of size. The real estate group handles a wide variety of transactions, from residential purchases and sales to all aspects of commercial real estate development, including entity formation, final project completion, complex public and private bond financing transactions and the privatization of university student housing.
For further information, contact:
William Pollock, bpollock ( @ ) rl-law dot com; 919/881-2224