Troy A. Bozarth of HeplerBroom in Edwardsville was installed as First Vice President of the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (IDC) at the organization’s 49th annual meeting held June 21.
Bozarth has served as a member of the IDC Executive Committee for the past two years and previously served as a member of the organization’s Board of Directors. Bozarth will become President of the IDC in June 2015.
Bozarth’s experience covers trial practice and complex commercial litigation. His practice areas include insurance defense, Jones Act and maritime law, antitrust law, class action and other commercial cases.
Bozarth also is a member of the American Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Madison County Bar Association, The Bar Association of the Central and Southern Districts of Illinois and the Defense Research Institute.
The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel was organized in 1964 and has more than 1,000 members. The mission of the IDC is to ensure civil justice with integrity, civility and professional competence.