Mobile, Alabama attorney J. Brian Duncan, Jr., of the law firm Cunningham Bounds, LLC, has been selected as an Associate Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. Duncan’s practice focuses on handling complex wrongful death and catastrophic personal injury cases arising out of medical errors, defective products, and other serious wrongdoing. He has tried numerous jury trials that resulted in multi-million dollar jury verdicts, as well as obtained millions of dollars in settlements for his clients. Duncan has represented clients in both federal and state courts and has argued before the Supreme Court of Alabama. Duncan serves on the Board of Governors for the American Association for Justice. Duncan received his undergraduate degree from Texas Tech University and his law degree from Samford University Cumberland School of Law.
The LCA is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the LCA is highly selective and by invitation only. Fellows are selected based upon excellence and accomplishment in litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels, and superior ethical reputation. The LCA is aggressively diverse in its composition. Established as a trial and appellate lawyer honorary society reflecting the American bar in the twenty-first century, the LCA represents the best in law among its membership. The number of Fellowships has been kept at an exclusive limit by design, allowing qualifications, diversity and inclusion to align effectively, with recognition of excellence in litigation across all segments of the bar. Fellows are generally at the partner or shareholder level, or are independent practitioners with recognized experience and accomplishment. In addition, the LCA is dedicated to promoting superior advocacy, professionalism and ethical standards among its Fellows.