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

The GDLA is committed to offering educational seminars that are focused on the civil defense perspective. Visit the calendar to see what is upcoming.

Committed to Excellence

The Georgia Defense Lawyers Association was founded in 1967 by a group of civil defense attorneys, who wanted to create a forum for networking outside of the office, courtroom and arbitration table.