DRI is the leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel. Membership in DRI provides access to resources and tools for attorneys who strive to provide high-quality, balanced and excellent service to their clients and corporations. MDTC and DRI have a long and close relationship from the mutual interest of improving the standards and education of the defense bar.

DRI is divided into twelve geographic regions consisting of State and Local Defense Organizations (SLDO’s). The Regional Director works with the State Representatives in his/her region on DRI membership issues and in maintaining a close relationship with the SLDO therein.

MDTC Members Who Have Served as DRI Regional Director, State Representative and/or Board Member

Mary Massaron
President of DRI 2013-2014
Plunkett Cooney, P.C.

Bob Krause
Dickinson Wright

James Lozier
Dickinson Wright

José Brown
Cline, Cline & Griffin

Todd Millar
Swogger, Bruce & Millar Law Firm, P.C.

Ed Perdue
DRI Michigan State Rep., Central Regional Director, and Board Member
Dickinson Wright

Tim Diemer
Jacobs & Diemer, P.C.