Johnny Sarber, Shareholder at Marks Gray, re-elected as FDCC selects 2016-2017 Officers and Board Members at Annual Meeting
JACKSONVILLE, FL – L. Johnson Sarber, III, Shareholder at Marks Gray, P.A., was re-elected to Board of Directors of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC) at their Annual Meeting in La Malbaie, Quebec in Canada. The rest of the officers and board members were also elected. H. Mills Gallivan, of Gallivan White & Boyd PA (Greenville, SC), was elected President. The FDCC is an invitation-only organization that consists of accomplished defense attorneys (limited to 1200 in the USA), corporate counsel, and insurance industry executives who have achieved professional distinction during their careers.
Also elected as FDCC officers at the Annual Meeting are President-Elect J. Scott Kreamer, of Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice LLC (Kansas City, MO), and Secretary-Treasurer Donald L. Myles, Jr., of Jones Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C. (Phoenix, AZ). Steven E. Farrar, of Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP (Greenville, SC), moved into the Board Chair position after completing a year as FDCC President.
Elected to the Board of Directors:
Robert L. Christie, Christie Law Group PLLC (Seattle, WA)
Edward J. Currie, Jr., Currie Johnson & Myers, P.A. (Jackson, MS)
Michael T. Glascott, Goldberg Segalla (Buffalo, NY)
Elizabeth F. Lorell, Gordon & Rees LLP (Florham Park, NJ)
Howard A. Merten of Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP (Providence, RI)
Brett J. Preston, Hill Ward Henderson (Tampa, FL)
Todd A. Roberts, Ropers Majeski Kohn Bentley (Redwood City, CA)
W. Michael Scott, VP & General Counsel of CrownQuest Operating, LLC (Midland, TX)
Victor R. Anderson, III, Haight Brown & Bonesteel LLP (Los Angeles, CA)
Stacy A. Broman, Meagher & Geer PLLP (Minneapolis, MN)
Heidi G. Goebel, Goebel Anderson PC (Salt Lake City, UT)
Clark R. Hudson, Neil, Dymott, Frank, McFall, Trexler, McCabe & Hudson APLC (San Diego, CA)
Reid S. Manley, Burr Forman LLP (Birmingham, AL)
Craig A. Marvinney, Walter & Haverfield LLP (Cleveland, OH)
David M. Nicholas, Assistant General Counsel of TE Connectivity (Middletown, PA)
Terence M. Ridley, Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell LLP (Denver, CO)
L. Johnson Sarber, III, Marks Gray PA (Jacksonville, FL)
About the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC)
The Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel is composed of recognized leaders in the legal community. The FDCC is dedicated to promoting the knowledge, fellowship, and professionalism of its members as they pursue the course of a balanced justice system and represent those in need of a defense in civil lawsuits. Current membership is approximately 1400 from the United States and around the world. For more information about the FDCC or its projects, please visit www.thefederation.org.
About Marks Gray, P.A.
Marks Gray, P.A., with offices located in downtown Jacksonville and Jacksonville Beach, is a multi-faceted law firm with 26 attorneys experienced in a wide range of practice areas. Marks Gray takes immense pride in the highly personalized service it provides to its clients. The attorneys at Marks Gray represent local, regional, national and international clients in a variety of matters. The firm has a diverse practice that includes an extensive litigation practice in commercial and tort defense, professional liability defense, intellectual property, banking, real estate, business law, commercial transactions, probate, taxation, wealth succession, immigration and workers’ compensation.
To learn more about Marks Gray and the services offered, please visit www.marksgray.com
Donald L. Myles, Jr.
Stephanie Mack Kearney
Marks Gray, P.A.