Founded in 1941, the ADTA is a preeminent, invitation only professional organization comprised of civil defense trial lawyers throughout the United States and abroad. Members of the ADTA are comprised of diverse and experienced attorneys who are recognized as possessing the highest skill level in civil cases. Invitees for membership must have proven success and experience in their respective practices while maintaining the highest standards of professionalism and ethics. Only one defense attorney per one million in the population for each city, town, or municipality in the ADTA’s regions is invited for membership in the organization. This rigorous selection process ensures members are highly qualified, experienced, and successful civil defense trial attorneys in their communities.
Deedee is a Partner in the Wilmington office of Cranfill Sumner LLP. Her practice is focused on the defense of matters involving catastrophic injury or death arising from premises liability, trucking and transportation, and medical malpractice.