Bradley’s Kim Martin Appointed to IADC Committee Leadership Role
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Aug. 25, 2022) – Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that Kim Bessiere Martin has been appointed to a second consecutive term as chair of the Corporate Compliance and Government Enforcement Action Committee of the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC).
“Kim is an exceptional practitioner and consummate professional, and we are confident that her leadership skills will continue to benefit the IADC membership in her role as chair of the Corporate Compliance and Government Enforcement Action Committee,” said Bradley Huntsville Office Managing Partner Frank M. Caprio.
Ms. Martin 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 significant experience trying cases in state and federal court and has served as trial counsel in a three-month False Claims Act trial brought by the Department of Justice, which resulted in a summary judgment for her client. Ms. Martin has also worked with multi-national pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers across the country and has served on a national team defending a major pharmaceutical company in multi-district litigation throughout the United States.
Ms. Martin is nationally ranked in Chambers USA for Product Liability & Mass Torts and has been listed among the “Top 250 Women in Litigation” by Benchmark Litigation since 2019. She has also been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2010 and in Mid-South Super Lawyers since 2013.
The IADC is an organization comprised of the world’s leading corporate and insurance lawyers and insurance executives. Membership is by invitation only. It is dedicated to serving its members, the legal profession, and the civil justice system by enhancing the development of skills, professionalism, diversity, and camaraderie in the practice of law.
Bradley combines skilled legal counsel with exceptional client service and unwavering integrity to assist a diverse range of corporate and individual clients in achieving their business goals. With offices in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and the District of Columbia, the firm’s more than 600 lawyers represent regional, national and international clients in various industries, including banking and financial services, construction, energy, healthcare, life sciences, manufacturing, real estate, and technology, among many others.