CDLA is a statewide organization that is nearly 800 members strong, is dedicated to the defense of civil actions and the promotion of fairness and integrity in the civil justice system.
The organization is comprised of attorneys who defend the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation. CDLA members benefit from access to resources and tools for legal professionals who strive to provide superior and balanced service to their clients. CDLA is host to five substantive committees whose focus is to develop ongoing and critical dialogue about areas of practice.
Some of our membership benefits include:
CDLA has served the defense bar for over 30 years and focuses on five main goals:
2018 CDLA / CTLA Professionalism Event Joint Discussion on Rule 16.1
October 25, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Exponent & Vertex - 1) Construction and Property Claims, 2) Vehicle Accidents, Materials and Fracking
November 1, 2018, 1:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Magistrate Judge Michael Hegarty & Magistrate Judge Nina Wang - common discovery strategies for New Lawyers (webinar or live, you choose)
November 2, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
University of CDLA New Lawyer Boot Camp
November 16, 2018, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM