Home » NEWS » Law & Accounting » Sliman elected Chairman of the Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education

Sliman elected Chairman of the Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education

Richard Sliman

Butler Snow announced that Richard W. Sliman has been elected to serve as chairman of the Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for the 2018-2019 year. Sliman was elected by the state’s commissioners, who are appointed by the Mississippi Supreme Court.

The Mississippi Commission for Continuing Legal Education exercises general supervisory authority over the administration of the rules and regulations for mandatory continuing legal education and adopts, repeals and mends regulations consistent with these rules.

Sliman is a member of Butler Snow’s tort, transportation and specialized litigation group. He focuses his practice on premises liability, insurance defense, catastrophic events and major claims (hurricane and flood) professional liability and trucking litigation. Sliman has been recognized by Best Lawyers® for insurance law and is AV-Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.

Sliman is a fellow of the American Inns of Court, and is a member of the American, Alabama and Harrison County Bar Associations, The Mississippi Bar, the Defense Research Institute, the Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association and the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel. He received his bachelor’s degree from Louisiana State University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Mississippi.

BEFORE YOU GO…

… we’d like to ask for your support. More people are reading the Mississippi Business Journal than ever before, but advertising revenues for all conventional media are falling fast. Unlike many, we do not use a pay wall, because we want to continue providing Mississippi’s most comprehensive business news each and every day. But that takes time, money and hard work. We do it because it is important to us … and equally important to you, if you value the flow of trustworthy news and information which have always kept America strong and free for more than 200 years.

If those who read our content will help fund it, we can continue to bring you the very best in news and information. Please consider joining us as a valued member, or if you prefer, make a one-time contribution.

Click for more info

About MBJ Staff

Leave a Reply