Personalize your membership by opting to join any of our Substantive Law Committees. For no additional cost, you are put in touch with others and on a path to leadership. You may join as many committees as you like. From Aviation Law, Insurance Law, Product Liability and Fidelity and Surety, to Drug and Medical Device, Toxic Torts and Environmental Law, Construction Law, and many more, there are abundant opportunities for committee participation through which you can learn and thrive. See a complete list of our Substantive Law Committees HERE.


All DRI members receive For The Defense, the nation’s only monthly legal magazine focused on civil defense practice, substantive law committee E-newsletters and DRI’s weekly E-newsletter, The Voice.  In addition to those publications, in-house and corporate members receive In-House Defense Quarterly. You will also receive member discounts on our Defense Library Series titles that focus on a variety of practice-specific topics.


Connect with friends and colleagues or potential clients at DRI seminars and the Annual Meeting for business referral.


DRI’s online membership directory allows you to create a profile, searchable by others. Last year more than 10,000 people visited DRI’s online directory of members each month looking for lawyers like you.

DRI Circles is a new app that allows members to connect with each other by establishing personal networks or “circles.” Through DRI Circles, members can create up to three networks based on practice area, geographic region, shared interests, etc. The DRI Circles app allows members to send messages, set up meetings, refer and track business, references, and much more at the touch of a button on their mobile device. Connect with DRI Circles today and get the most out of your membership.  

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Student Loan RefinancinG

New Student Loan Discount for DRI Members! Laurel Road, DRI’s newest partner and endorsed student loan refinancing provider, is here to help you save money on educational debt.  Plus, DRI members will receive an additional 0.25% rate discount when refinancing through Laurel Road.  Find out more HERE

Professional Liability Insurance

The LawyerGuard Program is the only Professional Liability Program endorsed by the DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar.  LawyerGuard has been providing Errors & Omissions (E&O) Insurance to law firms for over 25 years, focusing on defense firms (firms engaged in at least 51% defense work).  Please click here to obtain more information about our Program and learn how we can help protect your firm.