Thom Brown and Ken Abere have been elected to the limited membership of the national trial lawyer honorary society, The Litigation Counsel of America (LCA). Membership represents less then one-half of one percent of American lawyers and is by invitation only. The purpose of the LCA is to recognize deserving, experienced, and highly qualified lawyers, to provide an additional outlet for scholarly authorship of legal articles on trial and litigation practice, to provide additional sources for professional development, to promote superior advocacy and ethical standards in practice of law, and to assist in community involvement by its membership.