Anthony J. Sbarra, Jr. completes his year as President of the Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association
(May 2012, Boston, MA) — Tony Sbarra recently completed a successful term as the President of the Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association. The MassDLA held its Annual Meeting and Spring Seminar on May 21, 2012 at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston. At a luncheon reception following the seminar, Tony received two awards for his contributions to the organization and defense bar. The Defense Research Institute, the nation's largest defense organization, issued to Tony an Outstanding Performance Citation, recognizing his having supported and improved the standards and education of the defense bar, and for having contributed to the improvement of the administration of justice in the public interest. MassDLA also presented Tony with its own award for outstanding leadership and dedication as its president for 2012.
The Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association is an organization of over 300 attorneys whose practice is devoted primarily to the defense individuals and businesses in civil lawsuits. It is the state's largest organization of civil defense attorneys and is officially recognized by the Defense Research Institute.