Bill Hurst has been representing accident victims and trying personal injury cases for over thirty-five (35) years. He is a graduate, with honors, from Indiana University. He has served on the Executive Committee and been a Director of the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association for many years. He has served as the Regional Chairman for the American Trial Lawyers Association and is a member of the Indiana and Ohio Bar Assocations. He has published articles on various personal injury topics and has lectured at various seminars. He has been listed in Naifeh and Smith, the best lawyers in America since its inception, designated as a SuperLawyer by the Indianapolis Monthly magazine from its first publication in 2002 to its most recent in 2005, and was elected Indiana Trial Lawyer of the year in 2000. Bill has extensive litigation experience from automobile cases to product and manufacturing failures. He represented the State of Indiana in the tobacco litigation. He has been involved in mass tort litigation representing all women in the State of Indiana in the Norplant litigation, breast implant litigation, and numerous clients in the Vioxx litigation.