Joe Arellano has been elected to serve as a Trustee of the Foundation of the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL). This appointment is a three-year term effective July 1, 2021.
The Foundation of the ACTL is dedicated to improvement in the quality of trial and appellate advocacy, the ethics of the legal profession and the administration of justice.
As a Trustee, Joe will help review the Foundation’s spending policy, vote on action items and participate in the evaluation of grant applications from outside organizations.
Joe has been an ACTL Fellow since 2009. He previously served as Chair of the ACTL’s Attorney-Client Relationships Committee (2017-2019). Prior to that, Joe was Chair of the Oregon State Committee (2014-2016).
The Foundation of the ACTL is funded by voluntary contributions, memorial gifts and bequests, and is designated as a 501(c)(3) organization.