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Carter selected for Defense Research Institute’s Board of Directors

The Defense Research Institute selected Attorney Michael D. Carter for its Board of Directors as the Southwest Region Director at its annual meeting in October.

Michael D. Carter is an experienced litigator and represents a wide variety of parties in environmental and toxic tort cases in state and federal courts.

Carter will serve a three-year term as one of 12 Regional Directors on DRI’s Board.

He recently completed his three-year term as DRI State Representative and was selected as the 2021 recipient of DRI’s Kevin Driskill Outstanding State Representative Award at the annual meeting.

DRI is the leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel globally with more than 16,000 members, and Carter is an active member of the organization.

Carter is an experienced litigator and represents a wide variety of parties in environmental and toxic tort cases in state and federal courts. In addition, he is a long-time policy advisor on workers’ compensation issues in the state of Oklahoma.

Visit DRI’s website to learn more about the organization and its mission.

Director presents at Oklahoma Agricultural Aviation Association annual meeting

Patrick Hullum

Patrick Hullum is a Director and a litigation attorney who represents individuals and public and private companies in a wide range of complex litigation matters.

Phillips Murrah Director Patrick L. Hullum advised Oklahoma Agricultural Aviation Association members on legal issues related to aerial spray applicators at the 2020 OAAA Conference and Trade Show on Jan. 21 at the Embassy Suites in Norman, OK.

Aptly titled “How to Defend Yourself in Court,” Hullum’s presentation relayed steps individuals and businesses can take to protect themselves from claims of alleged “drift” from aerial spray.

Hullum spoke to OAAA members in 2019 on similar issues.

Phillips Murrah was a Platinum-level Sponsor at this year’s convention.

To learn more about the Oklahoma Agricultural Aviation Association, click here.