DRI Appoints Larry Ebner Amicus Committee Chair

February 3, 2017

DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar has appointed Lawrence S. Ebner to serve as chair of the 22,000-lawyer organization’s Amicus Committee.  The Amicus Committee selects U.S. Supreme Court cases for DRI amicus (“friend of the court”) participation.   Mr. Ebner is founder of Capital Appellate Advocacy PLLC, a Washington, D.C.-based appellate litigation boutique that represents businesses and industries in high-stakes appeals throughout the United States.   He is a fellow of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers and a graduate of Dartmouth College and Harvard Law School.

Through advocacy and education, DRI seeks to promote fairness and balance in the civil justice system. Attorneys interested in DRI amicus support in cases that involve issues  important to defense law practitioners, their clients, or the civil justice system  should email amicus@dri.org to obtain an Amicus Curiae Request Form.