Alex J. Hagan Elected to DRI Board of Directors at Annual Meeting
Leslie C. Packer
Ellis & Winters LLP is pleased to announce that Alex Hagan has been elected to the Board of Directors of DRI as a National Director. Mr. Hagan’s three-year term began at the conclusion of the 2017 DRI Annual Meeting in Chicago on Saturday, October 7th. He previously has served as the Medical Liability and Health Care Law Committee Chair from 2015—2016 and Vice Chair from 2015—2015.
“Alex’s election to the DRI National Board of Directors shows our commitment to the continuing education and professional growth of defense lawyers, and to improving the civil justice system,” said Leslie Packer, the managing partner of Ellis & Winters. “His election is an exceptional honor for him and to our entire firm.”
For more than fifty years, DRI has been the voice of the defense bar, advocating for 22,000 defense attorneys, commercial trial attorneys, and corporate counsel and defending the integrity of the civil judiciary. A thought leader, DRI provides world-class legal education, deep expertise for policy-makers, legal resources, and networking opportunities to facilitate career and law firm growth.
About Alex Hagan
Alex Hagan serves as the head of the litigation group at Ellis & Winters LLP. He is a trial lawyer whose practice includes product liability defense, as well as the defense of laboratories, hospitals, nursing homes, and individual health care providers. Additionally, Alex has extensive commercial litigation experience, representing software manufacturers, retail chains, and other product manufacturers in contract, trademark and employment disputes. Alex has considerable jury trial experience in tort and commercial matters in both state and federal court.