Reid Manley Re-elected to the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel Board of Directors
Birmingham, Ala., August 1, 2016 - Burr & Forman LLP announces that Birmingham-based Partner Reid S. Manley was re-elected to the Board of Directors of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC). The election was held at the 2016 Annual Meeting at the Fairmont Le Manior Richelieu, La Malbaie, Quebec in Canada.
This will be Manley's second term to serve on the Board of Directors for the FDCC. The FDCC is an invitation-only organization that consists of accomplished defense attorneys, corporate counsel, and insurance industry executives who have achieved professional distinction during their careers.
At Burr, Manley represents consumer finance and mortgage companies throughout the country. He has defended clients in single plaintiff cases, as well as mass actions and class actions filed by consumers. Additionally, Manley represents mortgage companies and correspondent lenders in repurchase and/or make-whole disputes. He also handles general commercial litigation, intellectual property litigation, and insurance coverage disputes.
About the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
The Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel is composed of recognized leaders in the legal community. The FDCC is dedicated to promoting the knowledge, fellowship, and professionalism of its members as they pursue the course of a balanced justice system and represent those in need of a defense in civil lawsuits. Current membership is approximately 1400 from the United States and around the world. For more information about the FDCC or its projects, please visit www.thefederation.org.
About Burr & Forman LLP
Burr & Forman's experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, health care and manufacturing sectors, the firm's attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Burr & Forman is a Southeast, regional firm with nearly 300 attorneys and 10 offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. For more information, visit the firm's website at www.burr.com.