Lawyers of Distinction wishes to congratulate Mr. Hezekiah Sistrunk, Jr., who was recently inducted into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame. Hezekiah is President of The Cochran Firm, Chairman of the firm’s Executive Management Committee and Managing Partner of the firm’s Atlanta office.
Each year, the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame recognizes and honors remarkable individuals, both past and present, who have left an indelible mark on the American legal tradition through a lifetime of service to the American public, the Constitution, and the American trial bar.
As noted by the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame, “Throughout American history, exceptional trial lawyers have exceeded the expectations of the public and their peers by clearly establishing themselves, through their practice, as true champions and crusaders for American justice. To honor these legendary trial lawyers, the National Trial Lawyers Association established the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame.”
Hezekiah Sistrunk, Jr. is a National Partner and President of The Cochran Firm, Chairman of the National Firm’s Executive Management Committee, and the Managing Partner of the Firm’s Atlanta Office. Mr. Sistrunk’s practice focuses largely on the litigation of complex disputes involving common law, statutory law, contract law, physician and hospital liability law, product liability law, commercial, corporate and business issues,catastrophic personal injury cases and class action/mass torts/pharmaceutical litigation. Over the course of his career, in fact, Mr. Sistrunk has prosecuted and defended hundreds of litigated matters before state courts, federal courts and administrative agencies and has tried over 100 cases to verdict.
Congratulations Mr. Sistrunk, Jr.! Keep up the great work!