Escovar & Avila, LLP is proud to announce that Managing Partner
Steve Escovar has been named in the National Trial Lawyers "Top 100 Criminal Defense
Trial Lawyers" in the Los Angeles area. This exclusive membership
is offered only to criminal defense litigators who have consistently demonstrated
superior skill and knowledge in the courtroom.
The National Trial Lawyers is "a professional organization comprised of the premier trial lawyers
from across the country who have demonstrated exceptional qualifications
in their area of the law, specifically criminal defense or civil plaintiff
law." Each year, they expand their membership by recognizing the
best litigators in the country using a combination of peer nominations
and independent, third-party research.
The criteria for the "Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers" includes:
- Reputation in the legal community
- Case results
- Board certification as a trial lawyer
- Other reputable industry accolades
- Leadership in other national and state trial lawyer organizations
Membership in the National Trial lawyers gives attorneys access to exclusive
networking and educational events. Every year, the organization also holds
the Trial Lawyers Summit, an exclusive four-day event that, in 2017, will
be held in Miami Beach.
This is not Attorney Escovar's first industry distinction. He was recently
named as one of the "Nation's Top 1%" of attorneys by the
National Association of Distinguished Counsel. Previously, he has been
elected as President of the Los Angeles Criminal Courts Bar Association
and remains active in the Los Angeles and Pasadena Bar Associations. He
also served in Criminal Justice Act panel in Federal court and became
qualified as a Federal Death Penalty Trial Counsel.
We congratulate Attorney Escovar on this latest industry notice from the
National Trial Lawyers and are certain that he will continue to garner
industry attention with the exemplary counsel and advocacy he provides