MIAMI, May 21, 2013 – Ratzan Law Group today announced that RLG Associate Stuart J. Weissman was recently elected as a member of the Board of Directors for the Dade County Bar Association Young Lawyers Section for the upcoming two year term. This past year, he Co-chaired two committees:

– Host Committee which promotes and participates in the Section’s signature events such as Bids for Kids and the Judicial Reception which is regularly attended by hundreds of lawyers, judges and community leaders each year.– CLE/Professionalism Committee which organizes engaging CLE programs presented by experts in their field on key topics benefitting young lawyers, including timely topics on professionalism and ethics. Committee members will also help plan, promote and organize DCBA/YLS’s annual Super Lawyers event.

Weissman, a graduate of Stetson University College of Law, has been with Ratzan Law Group for five years and focuses his practice on catastrophic negligence, products liability, and commercial disputes. In 2012 he was recognized as a Super Lawyers Florida Rising Star and a Top 40 Under 40 member by The National Trial Lawyers. Mr. Weissman is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Ratzan Law Group, PA is a boutique trial practice that is dedicated to giving a powerful voice to those who would otherwise have none. It champions its clients’ cases against powerful interests, including insurance companies, hospitals, manufacturers, doctors and corporations. The firm focuses its practice on medical malpractice, product liability and commercial trials . For additional information, call (305) 374-6366.