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Mark Kircher Inducted As A Fellow in the International Academy of Trial Lawyers

MILWAUKEE, WIS. (July 30, 2013) - The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Mark A. Kircher, a member of the firm's Product Liability, Toxic Tort and Personal Injury Litigation Practice, has been inducted as a Fellow in the International Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Fellowship in the IATL involves a nomination followed by an extensive vetting process with opposing counsel and judges before whom nominees have practiced. Membership is limited to 500 active members in the United States; in addition, the academy has over 100 Fellows from more than 30 foreign countries.

Mark Kircher practices in the area of product liability defense.  He has represented products clients as national or regional trial counsel in state and federal courts in 45 states, and has tried products liability cases to verdict in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin. Through his practice, he has gained practical experience in the fields of ergonomics, machine design, metallurgy, biomechanics, and static and dynamic accident reconstruction. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® (2003-present: Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants) and is Martindale-Hubbell AV® Peer Review Rated. He received his law degree from Marquette University Law School (J.D., summa cum laude, 1985) and his undergraduate degree from Marquette University (B.S., cum laude, 1982).

About the International Academy of Trial Lawyers
The International Academy of Trial Lawyers is a group of truly elite trial lawyers representing both sides of the Bar: prosecutors and defense lawyers in criminal cases, and plaintiffs' and defense counsel in civil litigation. While the majority of the Fellows come from the U.S., the Academy includes lawyers from more than 30 countries. Fellowship is by invitation only, and trial lawyers are invited to become Fellows only after an extremely careful vetting process.

About Quarles & Brady LLP
Quarles & Brady LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing from offices in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; Naples and Tampa, Fla.; Chicago, Ill; Madison and Milwaukee, Wis.; Washington, D.C.; and Shanghai, China. The firm provides an array of legal services to corporate and individual clients, which range from small entrepreneurial businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Additional information about the firm may be found at, and on TwitterLinkedIn and Facebook.