IADC members Lela M. Hollabaugh and Kimberly B. Martin, partners at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, have been named to Benchmark Litigation’s Top 250 Women in Litigation 2020.
“We congratulate...Lela and Kim on their successes that have led to this prestigious recognition from Benchmark Litigation as among the top female litigators in the nation,” said Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jonathan M. Skeeters.
Managing partner of Bradley’s Nashville office, Lela has served as the lead trial lawyer in more than a dozen jury trials, as well as more than two dozen bench trials, arbitrations, and administrative hearings. She advises leading natural gas pipeline companies and other infrastructure clients on issues involving location, land acquisition, construction, and operations. She also represents leading pharmaceutical, medical device, and other manufacturers in matters ranging from individual lawsuits to mass tort cases around the country.
Based in Bradley’s Huntsville office, Kim is a member of the firm’s board and focuses her practice on general litigation with an emphasis on medical device and pharmaceutical products liability litigation, as well as white collar matters and False Claims Act litigation. She has tried cases in state and federal court. Most recently, she was a national team member for sales and marketing issues defending a pharmaceutical company in multi-district litigation throughout the United States. Ms. Martin has represented multi-national pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers in litigation across the country.
Now in its ninth edition, the Top 250 Women in Litigation determines honorees through research of litigators’ professional activities as well as client feedback from surveys and individual interviews. According to Benchmark Litigation, “These women have earned their place amongst the leading female litigators by participating in some of the most impactful litigation matters in recent history as well as by earning the hard-won respect of their peers and clients.”