CHICAGO - DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar has named Henry Sneath as president-elect.
Sneath, previously first vice president of DRI, was named the organization's president-elect at the 2010 Annual Meeting in San Diego. Sneath was also second vice-president of DRI, a member of the Board of Directors, and chair of the Commercial Litigation and Public Policy Committees.
A name partner at Picadio Sneath Miller & Norton P.C. in Pittsburgh, Sneath specializes in commercial, intellectual property, products liability and insurance coverage litigation and has tried more than 90 cases to verdict in federal and state court. He is recognized for his commercial litigation work in both "Best Lawyers in America" and "Pennsylvania Super Lawyers."
Sneath graduated from Duquesne University School of Law and Hamilton College. He was Clerk to the Honorable Henry X. O'Brien, chief justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. He is also a member of the American and Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Associations and was chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Intellectual Property Section.
DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar is an international organization of defense attorneys and corporate counsel that is recognized as a thought-leader and an advocate for the defense bar at the national and state level as well as in Europe. For more information, visit www.dri.org.
Picadio Sneath Miller & Norton P.C. is a well-known litigation law firm with its principal office in Pittsburgh.