Daniel McGrath Appointed Chair of DRI's Jury Trial Perservation Task Force

May 8, 2015

Daniel W. McGrath, leader of the Product Liability practice at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, has been appointed chairperson of the Defense Research Institute's (DRI's) Jury Trial Preservation Task Force by John Sweeney, DRI president.  The task force's goals include preserving and fostering the right to trial by jury in civil disputes and assisting development of policies and procedures to encourage jury trials and make recommendations that promote civil jury trials which are more efficiently and economically conducted.  The appointment is for a one year term.

Mr. McGrath is a long-time and extremely active DRI member.  He is the immediate past chairperson of DRI's Toxic Tort & Environmental Law Committee.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. law firm with 450 attorneys located in 11 states and London. Founded in 1934, the firm has a national reputation for its insurance industry work, its representation of professionals and law firms, and its closely coordinated business advisory, transactional and litigation services. We serve clients ranging from emerging and middle-market businesses to Fortune 500 companies, as well as governmental and public sector clients.