Laura Dean, an attorney in the Raleigh office of Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP, has been selected to serve as Annual Meeting Chair for the DRI Professional Liability Committee. The meeting will be held Oct. 16-19 in New Orleans.

Laura previously served as the DRI Professional Liability Committee Membership Chair and, for the second year, will be charged with coordinating the committee’s CLE and dinner at the well-attended Annual Meeting.

DRI is a membership organization dedicated to providing resources and tools for defense attorneys and in-house counsel.