The GDLA is Committed to Advancing the Civil Defense Bar.

Committed to Diversity

The Georgia Defense Lawyers Association (GDLA) is an association for all lawyers who practice law principally in the area of civil litigation representing defendants. The GDLA has always maintained an open membership policy and has welcomed into its membership defense lawyers of all backgrounds, regardless of gender, ethnicity, race or national origin.

Committed to Education

CLE: Women in the Law – Different Paths, Similar Goals
Watershed on Peachtree, Atlanta
May 15, 2014

Committed to Excellence

The Georgia Defense Lawyers Association was founded over 40 years ago by a group of civil defense attorneys, who wanted to create a forum for networking outside of the office, courtroom and arbitration table.