Chicago Personal Injury Attorney Daniel M. Kotin Installed as President of the Chicago Bar Association
CHICAGO, IL, JUNE 23, 2016
The law firm of Tomasik Kotin Kasserman, LLC is proud to announce that Partner Daniel M. Kotin was installed as president of the Chicago Bar Association (CBA). At the 143rd Annual Meeting of the CBA, held on June 23, 2016, the gavel was passed from outgoing President Patricia Brown Holmes to Kotin.
The CBA, established in 1874, is one of the oldest and most active bar associations in the country. The CBA consists of over 22,000 attorneys, judges, and legal professionals from the Chicago area and throughout the State of Illinois. The main objective of the CBA is to maintain the honor and dignity of the legal profession, while promoting the administration of justice to the public.
Kotin has a long-standing history of service and leadership within the CBA. His active leadership has included several committee chair positions including serving on the Association's Finance Committee, and as a director of the Young Lawyers Section. In 2009, he was elected to the Association’s Board of Managers for a two-year term, and has also served as treasurer. In 2015, Kotin was elected as second vice president, the role that elevated him to president.
"For me, serving as president of the Chicago Bar Association is one of the greatest opportunities that I can imagine receiving as a practicing lawyer here in Chicago," says Kotin.
Chicago personal injury attorney Daniel M. Kotin is a founding partner of Tomasik Kotin Kasserman, LLC. He graduated with a B.A. from Boston College, and went on to obtain his J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. He concentrates his legal practice in personal injury, wrongful death, and medical malpractice.
He has obtained numerous record setting muti-million dollar verdicts on behalf of personal injury victims and their families. His successful courtroom legacy has earned him top leadership roles on several mass tort litigation steering committees and he has been elected to many prominent positions within well-established legal organizations.
Kotin recently served as president of The Society of Trial Lawyers, an invitation-only organization comprised of elite trial lawyers in Chicago. He is also a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, where he serves on the Board of Managers.
Most recently, Kotin was admitted to the American Board of Trial Advocates, another invitation-only national association of trial lawyers with extensive trial experience, extraordinary character, and high ethical standards. He has been rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest attainable rating an attorney can achieve. Additionally, Kotin has been recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer, an accolade only received by the top five percent of attorneys in the state, for 12 straight years.
About Tomasik Kotin Kasserman, LLC:
The premier law firm of Tomasik Kotin Kasserman, LLC (TKK) is located in Chicago, Illinois. The veteran trial attorneys at TKK are dedicated to obtaining justice for personal injury victims and their families.
The firm effectively and compassionately handles cases pertaining to personal injury and wrongful death, car accidents, medical negligence, product liability, mass transit litigation, aviation litigation, and construction negligence. As personal injury advocates, the experienced attorneys at TKK have secured numerous record setting muti-million dollar settlements on behalf of seriously injured individuals.