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Board of Directors


  • Hilarie Bass

    Hilarie Bass

    President, American Bar Association 2017-18; Co-President, Greenberg Traurig, LLP

    Miama, Florida

  • Deborah Enix-Ross

    Deborah Enix-Ross

    Chair, House of Delegates, American Bar Association 2016-18; Senior Advisor, International Dispute Resolution, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

    New York City

  • J. A. (Tony) Patterson, Jr.

    J. A. (Tony) Patterson, Jr.

    President, American Bar Endowment; CEO & General Counsel, Kalispell Regional Healthcare

    Kalispell, Montana

  • Robert A. Clifford

    Robert A. Clifford

    Chair of the ABA Fund for Justice and Education Council; Founder & Senior Partner, Clifford Law Offices

    Chicago, Illinois

  • Daniel B. Rodriguez

    Daniel B. Rodriguez

    Dean, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law

    Chicago, Illinois

  • Robert M. Carlson

    Robert M. Carlson

    President-Elect, American Bar Association 2017-2018; Shareholder, Corette Black Carlson & Mickelson, P.C.

    Butte, Montana

  • Michelle A. Behnke

    Michelle A. Behnke

    Treasurer, American Bar Association 2017-2020; Principal, Michelle Behnke & Associates

    Madison, Wisconsin

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