Corboy & Demetrio lawyer Daniel M. Kotin will take over as President of The Society of Trial Lawyers on Friday, Sept. 28, 2012 at the litigation group’s annual meeting at Petterino’s in downtown Chicago. Dan previously served as Vice-President. The elite invitation-only group comprises many of the city’s top trial lawyers on both the defense and plaintiffs’ sides. Kotin will serve the term of one year. In 1981, Kotin’s father Larry Kotin served as president of The Society. Former U.S. Attorney Patrick M. Collins will be the featured program speaker.