Lincoln, Nebraska (PressExposure) May 03, 2012 -- John S. Berry was named one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 under 40 in 2012. The distinction is given to 40 influential and accomplished young trial lawyers in the state of Nebraska.
John S. Berry, Jr. has been recognized as one of the National Trial Lawyer's Top 40 under 40 for 2012. He graduated from the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia (B.A. 1997) and Creighton University School of Law, cum laude, (2003). He is also a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College at Mercer Law School in Macon, Georgia (2004). After receiving his commission as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army, John completed Airborne School and Ranger School. In 1999, while assigned to the First Cavalry Division, he deployed to Bosnia for Operation Joint Forge. John also served as a Company Commander in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
The National Trial Lawyers Association: Top 40 under 40 is a new professional organization comprised of America's top young trial attorneys. Membership into The National Trial Lawyers Association: Top 40 under 40 is by invitation only and is extended exclusively to those individuals who exemplify superior qualifications, trial results, and leadership as a young lawyer under the age of 40. Selection is based on a thorough multi-phase process which includes peer nominations combined with third-party research. The result is a credible, comprehensive and impressive list of young attorneys chosen to represent their state.
The Top 40 under 40 is restricted to only 40 attorneys per state per year and each attorney must be under the age of 40 as of January 1, 2012. Attorneys must also specialize in the areas of civil plaintiff or criminal defense law. Each candidate must also be in good standing with the state licensing board and must never have been subject to disciplinary action.
If you or someone you know is in need of legal services, you may call the Berry Law Firm, PC, for a free initial consultation: (402) 466-8444.