Bullivant in the News

Downs Re-elected to FDCC Board, Receives Joseph R. Olshan Award for Outstanding Committee Chair

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Andrew B. Downs, a Bullivant shareholder and a member of the firm's board of directors, was re-elected as a Director of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC). The election took place at the recently concluded annual meeting. Downs will also act as the Program Chair for the 2015 annual meeting.

Downs was also honored by the FDCC with the Joseph R. Olshan Award for Outstanding Committee Chair. The award is "presented annually to a Committee or Project Chair whose work has made the most outstanding contribution" according to the FDCC. This year's award recognized Downs' contributions as Chair of the FDCC's Social Media and Website Committee.

"Bullivant is very proud of Andy's contributions to the FDCC and the awards that the organization has bestowed," said Loren Podwill, president of Bullivant Houser Bailey. "Andy joins a growing list of current and former FDCC leaders from Bullivant. The firm emphasizes professional leadership and we are very pleased that Andy continues that tradition."

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About the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
The Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel is composed of recognized leaders in the legal community who have achieved professional distinction. The FDCC is dedicated to promoting the knowledge, fellowship, and professionalism of its members as they pursue the course of a balanced justice system and represent those in need of a defense in civil lawsuits. Current membership is approximately 1400 from the United States and around the world. For more information about the FDCC or its projects, please visit www.thefederation.org.