Please Note: The Board of Directors is proposing changes to the DTLA By-Laws. The proposed changes are posted under “Bylaws” for all members to review.  They will be voted on at the Annual Meeting in December.


Upcoming CLEs:

12/9/16 – “Coverage Issues & Indemnification” – a combined lunchtime CLE with the BAEC’s Negligence Committee.  Thanks to our generous sponsor Jack W. Hunt & Associates, Inc.

Past CLEs:

4/28/16 – “Labor Law and Risk Transfer” presented by David Adams

9/19/16 – Florina Altshiler presents her article in the New York Law Journal “False Eyewitness Testimony” – Avant Building from noon – 1 p.m. Thank you to our generous sponsor DIGITS, LLC – a Division of Avalon, and to Barclay Damon for providing the room!

Upcoming Social Mixers:

12/7/16 – The DTLA Holiday Party – the Delaware Mansion at 5:30 p.m.

Past Social Mixers:

6/21/16 – The DTLA/MBA Summer Party – Soho at 5:30 p.m.

About Us

P3264719 (1)The Mission of the Defense Trial Lawyers Association is to encourage fellowship among the civil defense attorneys in the Eighth Judicial District by facilitating the exchange of ideas, enhancing litigation and trial skills, and advocating for the civil defense bar to the administrators of the Eighth Judicial District and the Western District of New York. Representing civil defense attorneys of the 8th Judicial District.