Wright Lindsey Jennings partner Baxter Drennon has been named Second Vice Chair of the Defense Research Institute’s (DRI) Young Lawyers’ Committee. He is also a member of DRI’s national Membership Committee and chaired the Young Lawyers’ marketing subcommittee in 2016.
DRI is the leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel. Membership in DRI provides access to resources and tools for attorneys who strive to provide high-quality, balanced and excellent service to their clients and corporations.
Drennon has a trial-oriented practice focusing on the areas of insurance defense (including transportation defense, products liability, construction disputes, professional negligence and premises liability, as well as coverage disputes) and representation of corporate clients (in cases involving automotive products liability, premises liability and trucking accidents). In addition to his work with DRI, Drennon is also a member of the American Bar Association, Arkansas Bar Association, Pulaski County Bar Association and the Defense Research Institute. Since 2013, Drennon has been recognized by Mid-South Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star” in the area of Civil Litigation: Defense.