News & Events2012-07-09
Craig J. Franco Named Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America
Fairfax, Va, July 9, 2012 – Craig J. Franco, a trial attorney with the Washington, D.C. area law firm Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C., has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. Mr. Franco is a principal in the firm’s litigation practice group. A 1994 graduate of the College of William & Mary, he received his Juris Doctor degree from George Mason University School of Law in 1997. Mr. Franco has extensive experience in jury and non-jury trials in state and federal courts. His diverse civil practice encompasses the representation of management in fiduciary duty claims, employment discrimination claims, trade secret litigation, trust and estate litigation, as well as a variety of commercial disputes. Prior to his association with Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C., he was a state prosecutor with the Commonwealth’s Attorney Office in Arlington, Virginia.
The Litigation Council of America (LCA) is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the LCA is highly selective and by invitation only. Fellows are selected based upon excellence and accomplishment in litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels, and superior ethical reputation. The LCA is aggressively diverse in its composition. Established as a trial and appellate lawyer honorary society reflecting the American bar in the twenty-first century, the LCA represents the best in law among its membership. The number of Fellowships has been kept at an exclusive limit by design, allowing qualifications, diversity and inclusion to align effectively, with recognition of excellence in litigation across all segments of the bar. Fellows are generally at the partner or shareholder level, or are independent practitioners with recognized experience and accomplishment. In addition, the LCA is dedicated to promoting superior advocacy, professionalism and ethical standards among its Fellows.
About Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C.
Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C. is a full service law firm of more than 50 attorneys, located in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area. Established in 1972, the firm provides high-level counsel to clients – individual and corporate, large and small – and is a committed partner, responsive to clients’ needs, dedicated to their goals, and invested in their success. To learn more about Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C., visit www.ofplaw.com.