- Andy YoungThe Law Firm for Truck Safety Managing Partner | Ohio
Andy is Board Certified in Truck Accident Law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is the founding Chair of the Ohio Association for Justice’s Truck Safety Section. He is an elected officer of both the American Association for Justice’s Trucking Litigation Group and the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys. Andy is a past President and a past “Member of the Year” award recipient of the Lorain County Bar Association.
He is AV-rated by MartindaleHubbell and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). Andy consults with attorneys throughout the nation on truck law and trial strategy.
- Joe ErvinThe Law Firm for Truck Safety | Oklahoma
Joe Ervin is an Oklahoma trial lawyer, who limits his practice to cases involving commercial motor vehicle crashes, and wrongful death. Joe holds a valid Class “A” commercial driver’s license, with endorsements for double/triple trailers, and tankers.
- Matthew WrightThe Law Firm for Truck Safety | Nashville
A third-generation Tennessee lawyer, Matthew Wright is the Managing Partner of The Law Firm for Truck Safety’s Nashville office.
Matthew has served as an Officer and on the Executive Board of the American Association for Justice Interstate Trucking Litigation Group and is the Treasurer. Mr. Wright also serves on the Board of Regents of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys and is board-certified in truck accident law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
- Michael LeizermanThe Law Firm for Truck Safety Managing Partner | Toledo
In addition to being a partner at the Law Firm for Truck Safety, Michael Leizerman is the co-founder of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA).
Michael and his wife and law partner, Rena Leizerman, authored the 4,000 page West/AAJ treatise, Litigating Truck Accident Cases. He was the First Chair of AAJ’s Trucking Litigation Group.
Michael is a Class A commercial driver’s license holder and is board-certified in truck accident law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
- Mar 29 2023 - Apr 01 2023
2023 New Trucking Lawyers Division Bootcamp
Join members of The Law Firm for Truck Safety at the 2023 NTLD Bootcamp at the Mirage in Las Vegas! The 2023 NTLD Bootcamp is scheduled for March 29-April 1, 2023 at the Mirage in Las Vegas. This program is limited to 80 attendees on a first-come, first-served basis.
The NTLD Bootcamp is a great opportunity open to lawyers new to trucking litigation, who have been handling trucking cases for 0-5 years. You will get hands-on practice, coached by experienced faculty, in the skills needed to master trucking cases.
America’s top trucking lawyers will teach how to:
Find the rules applicable to trucking cases;
How to use those rules or industry standards to prove both driver and company negligence;
Effective examination of defense witnesses, including drivers, safety directors, and other company personnel; and
Give winning opening statements.
After each lecture, attendees will break into small groups in which they will practice these skills. Each attendee will get to find rules, examine witnesses, and give an opening statement. Each attendee will receive feedback and coaching from experienced faculty.
Program dates are March 29-April 1, 2023. You must arrive on March 29th in time to register between 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm.
(over 15.5 hours of CLE credit)