Bradley is pleased to announce that partner Gary L. Howard has been appointed to a one-year term as vice chair of the Defense Research Institute’s (DRI) Diversity and Inclusion Committee.
Mr. Howard is a member of Bradley’s Litigation Practice Group and has more than 25 years of experience representing corporations in class actions, complex litigation, fraud and bad-faith actions, contract and business disputes, mass tort actions and a variety of insurance matters.
Mr. Howard is an active member of the DRI and has previously served on the Diversity and Inclusion Committee’s Steering Committee, serving as the Diversity Expo chair in 2018 and as the Diversity for Success Seminar & Corporate Expo program chair in 2021. Mr. Howard was also a member of the DRI’s 2020-2021 Annual Meeting Steering Committee. He was recognized in 2021 with the DRI’s Albert H. Parnell Outstanding Program Chair Award, which honors an individual who has created a dynamic educational program that has enhanced the DRI’s image.
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. The DRI’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee is focused on promoting and improving diversity in the legal profession.