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Higgs Fletcher & Mack Attorney Peter Doody Named President of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel

San Diego (Calif.) – Just a week after being honored as San Diego Defense Lawyer of the Year, Higgs Fletcher & Mack Attorney Peter Doody was named President of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel.

As president, Doody will represent more than 1,200 civil defense lawyers from Santa Barbara to San Diego. The association provides continuing education, thought leadership and opportunities for mentoring younger attorneys in the industry.  “I’m thrilled for the opportunity to continue to advance our profession and work with the younger generation,” said Peter. “During my presidency, I want to continue to support our members and grow our reach In Southern California.”

Doody will be sworn in as president during the 58th annual seminar in Los Angeles January 30th  to February 1st. The event culminates with a luncheon where Alan Dershowitz will address 500+ in attendance.

Doody earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Colorado. In 2003, he served as president of the San Diego Defense Lawyers organization. As a nationally recognized speaker, Doody has spoken before civil litigation defense organizations such as American Law Firm Association, Defense Research Institute, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, Transportation Lawyers Association and Trucking Industry Defense Association.


About Higgs Fletcher Mack

Higgs Fletcher & Mack is a full-service law firm that serves diverse individuals and industries. For 80 years, the firm has worked tirelessly with companies and people that need legal counsel and representation in and out of the courtroom. Higgs Fletcher & Mack’s more than 75 attorneys have experience in multiple fields of law, and its internal network of legal professionals frequently coordinate in practice area groups that have multi-disciplinary dimensions, helping clients make a more informed decision. The firm is actively recruiting partner-level talent in complimentary practice areas to provide legal expertise in the San Diego region and beyond.