Brown & James Principal Philip Willman to Serve on Board of Lawyers for Civil Justice
December 12, 2018
Brown & James Principal Philip Willman
will serve as a director on the board of Lawyers for Civil Justice (LCJ), a national coalition of defense trial lawyer organizations, law firms, and corporations that promotes excellence and fairness in the civil justice system to secure the just, speedy, and inexpensive determination of civil cases.
As a partnership of leading corporate counsel and defense bar practitioners, LCJ forges alliances among its members and leverages the strength of those alliances to help restore and maintain balance in the civil justice system. By uniting the business and defense bar communities in propelling reasonable reform initiatives, LCJ provides an amplified voice in civil justice reform.
Mr. Willman’s service to LCJ is another example of his dedication to the support and improvement of the civil justice system. He has been a director for the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers and Missouri State Representative for DRI. He has also been active in the education of the defense bar and its clients. He has been program co-chair for the DRI Complex Medicine Seminar and program chair for the DRI Medical Liability Seminar. He also served as the chair and vice-chair of the Medical Liability & Health Care Law Committee from 2007-2011. He served as the DRI mid-region director from 2013-2016. He is currently serving as president-elect of DRI and will become president in 2019.