We are proud to announce that founding Ricci Tyrrell Johnson & Grey member Bill Ricci has been elected 2021 – 2022 President of the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel (PADC) at its recent Annual Meeting. PADC is an association of lawyers engaged in the defense of civil damage claims. Organized in 1947, PADC marked its 70th year of operation in 2017, making it the oldest continuously operating local defense organization in the United States. It includes more than 500 active members from Philadelphia and surrounding counties. PADC was named the 2020 outstanding organization of its kind in the nation by Defense Research Institute (DRI), the national organization of defense groups.