David Gorney Inducted into Prestigious ABOTA Organization
David I. Gorney, a partner in the Los Angeles office of Manning & Kass, practices on the firm's Professional Liability and Real Estate Teams. Mr. Gorney was inducted into the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates this September during a ceremony held at the Jonathan Club in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday, September 16.
The American Board of Trial Advocates ("ABOTA") is a national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the civil jury trial right provided by the Seventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. First and foremost, ABOTA works to uphold the jury system by educating the American public about the history and value of the right to trial by jury.
ABOTA is an organization that requires its members to be responsible for elevating the standards of integrity, honor, ethics, civility and courtesy in the legal profession. Membership is by invitation, only; Attorneys must not only be nominated, but meet strict requirements pertaining to ethics, skill, and experience.