Bradley is pleased to announce that Birmingham partner C. Meade Hartfield has been appointed as vice chair of the Defense Research Institute’s (DRI) Women in the Law Committee. Her appointment is for a one-year term, effective at the conclusion of the 2022 DRI Annual Meeting in October.
Ms. Hartfield represents clients in a variety of industries, including mortgage servicing, auto finance, farm credit, automotive, insurance, and construction. She is an active member of the DRI, where she has served as seminar chair of the Women in the Law Committee, and as the Women in the Law liaison to the International Law Committee and the Automotive Section of the Product Liability Committee. Ms. Hartfield also served as the inaugural chair of the Women in the Law Section of the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association.
Ms. Hartfield was recently listed in The Best Lawyers in America® for her work in Consumer Law and Product Liability Litigation - Defendants and was previously recognized as a “Rising Star” in Banking in Mid-South Super Lawyers and a “Rising Star of Law” in the Birmingham Business Journal.
The DRI is the largest international membership organization of attorneys defending the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation. 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.