Members of the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA) recently voted the organization’s 2018-2019 Board of Governors into leadership. Carter C. Stein, McMath Managing Partner, was elected Secretary-Treasurer. Stein will serve in the Secretary-Treasurer position for one year, and support the Board’s goal of strengthening the civil justice system through education and disclosure of information critical to public health and safety, and specifically to preserve the right to trial by jury. ATLA, incorporated in 1963, is a statewide voice for consumers. The organization’s 750 members are committed to improving the quality of legal representation for Arkansas families by providing high quality legal education and by keeping abreast of legislative and judicial activities.
Stein’s litigation practice focuses on injury and wrongful death. Stein has been an active member of the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association since joining the bar. He has served on the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association Board of Governors since 2008 and was named the 2010 Outstanding Member of the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association Young Lawyers Division. Stein graduated from the University of Arkansas in 2000 with a B.A. in History. He earned his J.D. from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law in 2003.