Trimble to lead organization of 400 – plus members of the country’s oldest nonprofit trade association.
INDIANAPOLIS (April 2019) – John Trimble, partner at Lewis Wagner, LLP, was elected President of the Association of Attorney-Mediators (AAM) at its Annual Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina, on April 26-27, 2019. AAM is the country’s oldest nonprofit trade association of qualified, independent attorney-mediators. Members of AAM must meet qualifications and ethical standards that meet or exceed state or federal requirements for mediators. AAM’s 400-plus members have collectively mediated in excess of 300,000 cases.
John is a full-time trial lawyer and part-time mediator who has earned a reputation as one of Indiana’s most coveted mediators. His experience encompasses nearly 40 years of litigating and mediating complex litigation matters, including insurance coverage disputes, lawyer and insurance agent malpractice claims, business litigation, class action suits, and catastrophic injury and property damage cases stemming from all types of casualty risks. He is also frequently named as an arbitrator in bodily injury, business dissolution, employment, and commercial disputes. He has been recognized numerous times by his peers in publications such as Best Lawyers in America® and Indiana Super Lawyers® as the top attorney in his field.
John has already distinguished himself as a leader in the legal field. His vast experience in these roles includes Past President of the Indianapolis Bar Association; Past President of the Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana; member of the Board of Directors of the Defense Research Institute; and President-Elect of the Indianapolis Legal Aid Society.
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