ATTORNEY KENNETH ALTMAN ACHIEVES RE-CERTIFICATION IN CIVIL TRIAL LAW WITH THE NATIONAL BOARD OF TRIAL ADVOCACY
The National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA) is pleased to announce that Kenneth Altman of the law firm, Morris Bart, LTD, has successfully achieved recertification as a civil trial advocate. Mr. Altman has been a NBTA member in good standing for 10 years. The NBTA was formed out of a strong conviction that both the law profession and its clients would benefit from an organization designed specifically to create an objective set of standards illustrating an attorney’s experience and expertise in the practice of trial law.
Mr. Altman is part of a growing number of trial attorneys that have illustrated their commitment to bettering the legal profession by successfully completing a rigorous application process and providing the consumer of legal services with an objective measure by which to choose qualified and experienced legal counsel.
The elaborate screening of credentials that all NBTA board certified attorneys must successfully complete includes: demonstration of substantial trial experience, submission of judicial and peer references to attest to their competency, attendance of continuing legal education courses and proof of good standing.
Board Certification is the highest, most stringent, and most reliable honor an attorney can achieve. Board certifications are the only distinctions awarded by non-profit organizations. The NBTA as well as all board certifying organizations are committed to safeguarding the public’s ability to choose a good attorney.
Mr. Altman is a graduate of Loyola University School of Law. He is licensed to practice in Mississippi, Louisiana and Florida. He is a member of the following: Super Lawyers, Louisiana Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Mississippi Association for Justice, America Association for Justice and is a Keenan Ball Trial College faculty member. Also, Mr. Altman has published articles and assisted in the drafting of rules governing attorney ethics.
Approximately three percent of American lawyers are board certified, and Mr. Altman is a member of a very select group who has taken the time to prove competence in their specialty area and earn board certification.
Attorney Kenneth Altman is based out of the Gulfport location for Morris Bart, LTD, and is the managing attorney for Mississippi. The law offices of Morris Bart specialize in personal injury cases; the main office is located at 601 Poydras Street, Suite 2400 in New Orleans, Louisiana. For more information, visit the website at www.morrisbart.com or call 800-537-8185.