The Defense Research Institute:

An Opportunity for Young Lawyers

If you do civil litigation defense work, you may be interested in joining the Defense Research Institute (DRI).  DRI offers financial incentives to join for young lawyers with 5 years or less in practice.  The reduced $165 membership fee includes a free seminar of your choice (excluding the Annual Meeting and Deposition Institute), plus a $100 CLE credit, a value of approximately $895 included with new membership.  DRI has more than 29 substantive committees including Young Lawyers Committee, Women In The Law, and Diversity & Inclusion.  For more information, please go to the DRI website at or contact Larry Smith, Chair of the DRI Diversity & Inclusion Membership Subcommittee, at