David J. Daly is the managing partner of the law firm of Daly Cavanaugh LLP, a defense firm in Wellesley, Mass. Daly did his undergraduate work at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass., and the Institute of European Studies in Paris, France. He received his Juris Doctor from Suffolk University in Boston. His international experiences are many having served in the U.S. Peace Corps in Afghanistan and as counsel to Triad, a group of international companies based in the Middle East. Besides the defense, corporate and legislative work which Daly and his firm do for many members of the amusement indus- try, Daly is Past President and a member of the Board of Directors of the New England Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions, Inc. (NEAPPA); Past President and a member of the Board of Directors of the International Amusement and Leisure Defense Association (IALDA); he is also chair of the IALDA Membership Committee; Charter Board member of the National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association; and President of the Alliance of Massachusetts Amusement Businesses Association, Inc. He often participates as a speaker and presenter in seminars, conferences and meetings related to the industry.