James M. Campbell, Shareholder and President of Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy, has been elected a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers.
The International Society of Barristers, established in 1965 and with a membership of approximately 700 trial lawyers nationally and internationally, is dedicated to excellence in advocacy, the preservation of the adversary system, defending the right to trial by jury, and encouraging young lawyers to enter the field of trial practice. Membership is by invitation only. Candidates who are nominated by Fellows go through a rigorous selection and approval process. It is indeed a high honor to be made a Fellow.
Mr. Campbell graduated from Boston College in 1980, magna cum laude, and the University of Virginia School of Law in 1983. He has bar admissions to practice in Massachusetts, Florida, Maine, and New Hampshire. District Court admissions include Massachusetts, Middle District of Florida, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Maine, and Vermont. Appellate Court admissions are the First and Eleventh Circuits, and the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Campbell serves as national, regional, and local trial counsel for a variety of major national and international corporations and insurers, and is responsible for supervising and coordinating litigation not only throughout New England, but other regions of the country. He has tried more than 100 cases in 15 states, is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Trial Advocates. According to the Legal 500, Mr. Campbell is routinely hailed as ‘one of the best’ in his field, and is consistently included as one of the Best Lawyers of America for Products Liability Litigation – Defendants, and is listed as one of the Top 10 Most Highly Regarded Individuals in Products Liability Defense by Who’s Who Legal.