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On January 26, 2013, Clark R. Hudson, a shareholder at Neil, Dymott, Frank, McFall & Trexler APLC was honored as “San Diego Defense Lawyer of the Year,” by the San Diego Defense Lawyers (SDDL) at the 29th Annual Installation Dinner in Balboa Park. This award is given to one outstanding defense attorney annually in San Diego, recognizing success and overall achievements in law.

Clark Hudson, a senior trial lawyer joined Neil Dymott in 1990 and has been a shareholder since 1997. Mr. Hudson specializes in civil litigation with emphasis in medical malpractice, medical board action, professional and products liability, personal injury and employment law.

Mr. Hudson is a former board member and Past President for the San Diego Defense Lawyers. He is a current Vice-Chair for Projects and Objectives for the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC). In 2009, he received the John Alan Appleman Award for his work as Trial Tactics Section Chair. The award honors the Chair of an FDCC Substantive Law Section who has made outstanding contributions to the advancement of FDCC's education goals. Mr. Hudson is also on the membership committee of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC). From 1998 through 2000, he was chairman for the San Diego County Bar Association/Medical Professional Liaison Committee. Mr. Hudson also holds the rank of Advocate in the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates. In 2010, Mr. Hudson was inducted into the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers. Fellowship in the College is limited to the top one percent of the total lawyer population of any state or province.

Mr. Hudson served as an officer in the United States Marine Corps. He was on active duty in 1983-1986, and was called back to service in 1991 in support of Desert Storm.

Other Neil Dymott attorneys who have been honored to be named “San Diego Defense Lawyer of the Year” include, shareholder Sheila S. Trexler in 2009.

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Clark R. Hudson named "San Diego Defense Lawyer of the Year" for 2013 - Press Release