Appellate Advocacy Leadership

  • Committee Chair
    Tillman J. Breckenridge
    Bailey & Glasser LLP
    Washington, DC
  • Committee Vice Chair
    Robert L. Wise
    Bowman and Brooke LLP
    Richmond, VA
  • Immediate Past Chair
    C. Mitchell Brown
    Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
    Columbia, SC
  • Board Liaison
    David M. Axelrad
    Horvitz & Levy LLP
    Burbank, CA
  • Law Institute Liaison
    Mary Re Knack
    Ogden Murphy Wallace PLLC
    Seattle, WA
  • 2017 Annual Meeting Chair
    Melinda S. Kollross
    Clausen Miller PC
    Chicago, IL
  • Membership/Marketing Co-Chair
    Sarah Elizabeth Spencer
    Christensen & Jensen
    Salt Lake City, UT
  • Membership/Marketing Co-Chair
    Matthew T. Nelson
    Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
    Grand Rapids, MI
  • 2018 Program Chair
    Sara Kobak
    Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt PC
    Portland, OR
  • Program Vice Chair
    Adam M. Koss
    D'Amato Law Corporation
    Orinda, CA
  • Webcast Chair
    Adam W. Hofmann
    Hanson Bridgett LLP
    San Francisco, CA
  • Publications/Newsletter Chair
    Lawrence S. Ebner
    Capital Appellate Advocacy PLLC
    Washington, DC
  • In-House Defense Quarterly Chair
    Erik A. Goergen
    Nixon Peabody
    Buffalo, NY
  • Writer's Corner Chair
    Jodi Schuette Green
    Nicolaides Fink Thorpe Michaelides Sullivan
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Online Community Co-Chair
    Steven M. Klepper
    Kramon & Graham PA
    Baltimore, MD
  • Online Community Co-Chair
    Todd S. Page
    Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
    Lexington, KY
  • Social Media Chair
    Emil J. Kiehne
    Modrall Sperling
    Albuquerque, NM
  • Social Media Vice Chair
    Bryan Gividen
    Vinson & Elkins LLP
    Dallas, TX
  • Web Page Chair
    Jonathan H. Eisenman
    Greines Martin Stein & Richland LLP
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Appellate Rules Chair
    Charles T. Frazier, Jr.
    Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend LLP
    Dallas, TX
  • Committee Engagement Co-Chair
    Taylor Barr Johnson
    Burr & Forman LLP
    Mobile, AL
  • Pro Bono Appeals Chair
    Sara Kobak
    Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt PC
    Portland, OR
  • Business Relations Chair
    James C. Martin
    Reed Smith LLP
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Committee Engagement Co-Chair
    Vishal H. Shah
    Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Networking Chair
    Adam K. Israel
    Balch & Bingham
    Birmingham, AL
  • Business Relations Vice Chair
    Michael B. King
    Carney Badley Spellman PS
    Seattle, WA
  • Appellate Rules Vice Chair
    Edward Robert Sherman
    Lillig & Thorsness
    Oak Brook, IL
  • Medical Liability and Health Care Law SLC Liaison
    Karen E. Beach
    Plunkett Cooney
    Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Trial Tactics SLC Liaison
    Tyler Lynn Brooks
    Foliart Huff Ottaway
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Life Health and Disability SLC Liaison
    Andrea K. Cataland
    Smith Moore Leatherwood
    Atlanta, GA
  • Commercial Litigation SLC Liaison
    Kelly Margolis Dagger
    Ellis & Winters LLP
    Raleigh, NC
  • Data Management & Security SLC Liaison
    Joshua D. Dunlap
    Pierce Atwood LLP
    Portland, ME
  • Corporate Council SLC Liaison
    Charles T. Frazier, Jr.
    Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend LLP
    Dallas, TX
  • Professional Liability SLC Liaison
    Adam M. Koss
    D'Amato Law Corporation
    Orinda, CA
  • Toxic Torts SLC Liaison
    Melissa A. Murphy-Petros
    Wilson Elser Moskowitz
    Chicago, IL
  • Insurance Law SLC Liaison
    Tony Zelle
    Zelle McDonough & Cohen LLP
    Boston, MA
  • DRI for Life Liaison
    Wendy Hermes
    Thiebaud Remington Thornton Bailey
    Dallas, TX
  • Diversity Liaison
    Sara Kobak
    Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt PC
    Portland, OR
  • Women in the Law SLC Liaison
    Teresa M. Young
    Brown & James PC
    Saint Louis, MO
  • Steering Committee
    Lisa M. Baird
    Reed Smith LLP
    Miami, FL
  • Steering Committee
    Mary Massaron
    Plunkett Cooney PC
    Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Steering Committee
    Scott P. Stolley
    Stolley Law PC
    Dallas, TX
  • Steering Committee
    Michael B. Wallace
    Wise Carter Child
    Jackson, MS
  • Steering Committee Member
    Keith E. Whitson
    Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
    Pittsburgh, PA