Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial Partner Jonathan Hooks Elected As Secretary-Treasurer of Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial is pleased to announce that Birmingham-based Partner Jonathan Hooks has been elected as secretary-treasurer of the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association (ADLA). Hooks' election places him in line to become president of ADLA in 2023.
"We encourage our attorneys to expand their leadership and influence not only within our firm, but also in the broader legal industry," said David Dial, the firm's managing partner. "We are excited for Jonathan to take on this new role with ADLA and deepen relationships with peers in the Birmingham community."
ADLA's mission is to create an environment for civil defense lawyers that facilitates working collectively and sharing resources. According to the organization's website, its main goals are to "enable an exchange of information and ideas among members, elevate the skills of civil defense lawyers and collaborate with similar associations in other legal areas. At all times ADLA seeks to promote a high standard of ethics and professionalism while work to improve the administration of justice."
WWHGD is a national trial firm and winner of ALM’s Daily Report “Litigation Department of the Year - Midsize Firm” award in 2020 for its outstanding representation of clients and the results achieved on their behalf. The firm has tried more than 400 cases throughout the U.S. and handled cases in all 50 states and 22 countries. Clients range from Fortune 500 to mid-size and local companies. WWHGD and its lawyers are consistently ranked in Chambers USA, Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers and other prestigious ranking directories. More information can be found on the firm’s website at www.wwhgd.com.