Lewis Roca Lawyer Selected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation
Phoenix (August 8, 2022) – Lewis Roca announced Nicole True, Of Counsel in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group, has been selected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation (ABF). Fellows consist of lawyers, judges, law faculty, and legal scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the profession and service to society.
True focuses her practice on defending insurance coverage decisions made under medical, disability, accidental death and dismemberment, life, and property insurance policies. She also represents claims administrators and plan administrators in benefit denial and reimbursement lawsuits brought under the Employee and Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). She has also been recognized as a Mountain States Super Lawyers Rising Star in the area of insurance coverage for 2022.
Prior to joining the firm, True clerked for Honorable Thomas D. Waterman at the Iowa Supreme Court. She was also a legal assistant for an Iowa law firm defending the state against tobacco companies’ claims to recover $150 million in payments made to the state under a multi-state settlement agreement. She received her J.D., with high distinction, from the University of Iowa College of Law, Order of the Coif, and her B.S. from the University of Iowa.
The ABF is an independent research institute that provides guidance and research addressing issues related to social justice, function of juries in the US legal system, costs of mass incarceration and diversity and equality. Only one percent of lawyers admitted to practice law in the United States become a Fellow of the ABF.
About Lewis Roca
Lewis Roca is an Am Law 200 law firm serving clients globally in complex litigation, intellectual property, business transactions, gaming, government relations, labor and employment, and regulatory counseling. Its offices are located in Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Reno, Silicon Valley, and Tucson. To learn more about the firm, please visit us at our website at www.lewisroca.com.