Collins & Lacy, P.C. (Columbia, SC) is pleased to announce Gray Culbreath has been elected president of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association (SCDTAA) at the organization's Annual Meeting on November 12, 2010. He previously served as secretary, treasurer and president-elect.
Culbreath says he is very honored and humbled to be elected to this position. “This is a unique year in that we are still in the middle of economic uncertainty, plus we are about to embark on a change in leadership in South Carolina. I am committed to working to make sure we, as an organization protect the integrity of the judicial process in this year’s difficult budget environment, while at the same time ensuring the quality of life for defense lawyers in firms large and small is protected.”
The purpose of the SCDTAA is to promote justice, professionalism and integrity in the civil justice system by bringing together attorneys dedicated to the defense of civil actions.
Culbreath is managing partner of Collins & Lacy. His practice focus includes products liability, class action litigation, transportation litigation, business and commercial litigation and professional negligence claims. Culbreath’s reputation in the courtroom and professional standing among his peers has earned him recognition in Best Lawyers of America©, South Carolina’s Super Lawyers©, as well as the South Carolina’s Legal Elite.