DRI—The Voice of the Defense Bar is the world’s largest network of attorneys defending the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation. For more than 50 years, DRI has grown from a small group of like-minded individuals, to an engaged network of nearly 20,000 defense attorneys and in-house counsel all working together to strengthen the defense bar. To help you reach this target audience, DRI provides a variety of advertising opportunities to fit every budget.

2020 Media Kit


Fill out our sales contact form HERE and our Sales Team will follow up with you. If you would like to contact DRI about advertising, including pricing, or to reserve a spot please contact:

John Hovis
Email: jhovis@dri.org
Phone: 312.698.6218

For The Defense™

As DRI’s flagship publication, For The Defense™ (FTD) is the only national monthly magazine specifically written for and distributed to DRI lawyers and in-house defense counsel members. Each issue contains in-depth, full-length, feature articles addressing crucial developments in the law and litigation practice. Articles are penned by top defense practitioners and experts from across the country on a variety of topics of interest to defense lawyers and others concerned with the defense of civil actions.

In-House Defense Quarterly™ 

DRI’s national quarterly publication, In-House Defense Quarterly™ (IDQ), addresses the specific needs of in-house defense counsel and corporate legal executives. In addition to full-length articles, IDQ keeps its readers up-to-date with substantive information and reports on technology, legislative tracking, international legal trends and developments, and fellow DRI members. IDQ is distributed to DRI  in-house defense counsel members as well as subscribers. Maximize your target marketing campaign and advertise in IDQ to reach this loyal and influential audience. Law firms, in addition to providers of relevant products and services, are welcome to advertise in IDQ. Space is limited, act quickly!

Electronic Advertising

DRI’s electronic advertising opportunities provide a great way to maximize your company’s exposure within the DRI Community while creating an interactive touch-point that puts our audience right in front of your brand.


Produced by DRI’s substantive law committees, our committee e-newsletters provide an excellent way for you to reach a more niched and targeted audience. Available in a variety of practice areas, advertising in one of DRI’s committee-specific e-newsletters allows you to maximize your exposure to in-house defense counsel, leading defense attorneys and practitioners worldwide.

The Voice

DRI’s weekly e-newsletter, The Voice, is sent every Wednesday to the entire membership of more than 20,000 defense attorneys and in-house defense counsel. Each issue has one to two feature articles that are submitted by one of our 29 substantive law committees and relate to the civil defense community. Members can also highlight a recent winning case in our “And the Defense Wins” section. Maximize your exposure by reaching multiple target markets at one time.

DRI Online Communities

DRI’s Communities are the center of all substantive activity. Connect with DRI influencers through targeted, efficient and timely advertising to drive awareness.