Jennifer Morris Jones, a Partner at Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner), has been appointed the Chair of the Workers’ Compensation Committee of DRI.  She previously served as the Committee’s Vice Chair for 2017-2019.

In this role, Jones will be tasked with leading the Committee to achieve its goals of facilitating industry involvement, increasing member engagement opportunities, building referral networks, and producing top-notch publications and educational programming.

“We congratulate Jennifer on this well-deserved accomplishment,” said Marshall Wall, Managing Partner of Cranfill Sumner. “Jennifer is a talented attorney who will be an excellent leader of the DRI Workers’ Compensation Committee. This is the result of years of work on her part and is a recognition of her dedication to DRI.”

DRI is the leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel. 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.

Jones is based in the Cranfill Sumner Raleigh office and is a North Carolina Board Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist. Her two-year term began on Oct. 19.