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.
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.