Lewis R. Sifford was the 2007 National President of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is the President and Shareholder of Sifford, Anderson & Co., P.C. in Dallas. He has tried more than 150 civil jury trials to verdict. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, of Litigation Counsel of America, and of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. Mr. Sifford is also the recipient of the ABOTA Master’s in Trial Award (1997), Texas Trial Lawyer of the Year (2000), and the highest honor that the ABOTA Foundation gives: The Mark P. Robinson Lifetime Achievement Award (2012). He has been designated as a “Super Lawyer” every year such designation has been granted. He is an accredited Ethics speaker at Trial Colleges and Legal Education Seminars.