Born in Geneva, Switzerland, attorney Douglass S. Lodmell is a recognized leader in strategic asset protection for domestic and international clients. In addition to a Juris Doctorate from Cardozo School of Law, Douglass has an advance law degree (LL.M.) in taxation from NYU School of Law. He has authored numerous articles for professional journals as well as a popular book about the explosion of lawsuits in America called The Lawsuit Lottery: The Hijacking of Justice in America. Doug is the founder of the Asset Protection Council which is a nationwide network of Attorneys, CPAs and Financial Advisors who are focused on providing a unified approach to Asset Protection for its affiliates and their clients.