Tom Stolpman is a partner in the Long Beach, California firm of Stolpman Krissman Elber & Silver LLP., he has served as President of the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates and on the ABOTA National Board from 2001 to 2013. He is a Past President of the State Bar of California and of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, and is a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and was elected as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers in 1997. His practice is limited to handling substantial damage exposure tort cases in the personal injury, professional negligence, insurance bad faith and commercial fields. He has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America in several categories, and has been recognized as a Super Lawyer since the first selections.