SLS attorney Rick Lombardo was inducted as a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers in Montreal Quebec, Canada on July 29, 2017. The International Academy of Trial Lawyers is an organization composed of accomplished trial lawyers from around the world. The Academy invites only lawyers who have attained the highest level of advocacy. The Academy seeks out, identifies, acknowledges and honors those who have achieved a career of excellence through demonstrated skill and ability in jury trials, trials before the court and appellate practice. Membership is limited to 500 attorneys in the United States under the age of 70.