The ABA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force Leadership


  • James J. Sandman

    Legal Services Corporation

    (President Emeritus)


  • Michael G. Bergmann

    ABA Section Officers Conference

    (Immediate Past Chair)

  • David F. Bienvenu

    ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service


  • Don Bivens

    ABA Center for Innovation


  • Hon. Pamila J. Brown

    ABA Standing Committee on Bar Activities and Services


  • Thea Capone

    ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section


  • Martha Harrell Chumbler

    ABA Section of State & Local Government Law


  • Barbara J. Dawson

    ABA Litigation Section


  • Theodore A. Howard

    ABA Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants


  • Andrew King-Ries

    ABA Commission on Sexual and Domestic Violence


  • Elizabeth Lang-Miers

    ABA Judicial Division


  • Wendy K. Mariner

    ABA Civil Rights and Social Justice Section


  • Jo-Ann Marzullo

    ABA Real Property, Trust & Estate Law Section


  • John H McEniry IV

    ABA Health Law Section


  • Logan Murphy

    ABA Young Lawyers Division


  • Sharon E. Pandak

    ABA Government & Public Lawyers Division


  • Kim T. Parker

    ABA Criminal Justice Section


  • Frederic Stephen Ury

    ABA Coordinating Council for the Center for Professional Responsibility


  • Andrew Jack VanSingel

    ABA Standing Committee on Disaster Response and Preparedness


  • Wendy S. Wayne

    ABA Commission on Immigration



  • Nathan D. Alder

    National Conference of Bar Presidents


  • Katherine Alteneder

    Self-Represented Litigation Network

    (Executive Director)

  • Joe Baxter

    Conference of State Court Administrators


  • Emily A. Benfer

    Public Health Legal Services Research Project

    (Director, Health Justice Advocacy Clinic, Visiting Professor of Law, Wake Forest Law University)

  • Nelson O. Bunn, Jr.

    National District Attorneys Association

    (Executive Director)

  • Alexander (Alex) Butler

    Bloomberg Industry Group

    (Vice President, Analysis & Content)

  • Ronald S. Flagg

    Legal Services Corporation


  • Melanie F. Gilbert

    Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts

    (Chief, Facilities and Security)

  • Mary Groth

    National Conference of Bar Foundations


  • Hon. Nathan Hecht

    Conference of Chief Justices


  • Joshua Lenon

    Clio – Cloud -based Legal Technology

    (Lawyer in Residence)

  • Mary Campbell McQueen

    National Center for State Courts


  • Jack Newton

    CLIO (CEO and Founder)

  • Eve Runyon, Esq.

    Pro Bono Institute

    (President and Chief Executive Officer)

  • Steven H. Schulman

    Association of Pro Bono Counsel


  • Juliet S. Sorensen

    Public Health Legal Services Research Project

    (Clinical Professor of Law, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law)

  • Linda Anderson Stanley

    ABA YLD Disaster Legal Services (Director)

  • Joycelyn A. Stevenson

    National Association for Bar Executives

    (Director At-Large)

  • Joel Teitelbaum

    National Center for Medical Legal Partnership


  • Jo-Ann Wallace

    National Legal Aid & Defender Association

    (President and CEO)

Other Contributors

  • Hon. Ernestine S. Gray

    ABA Commission on Youth at Risk


  • Julie Fleming

    ABA Science & Technology Law Section


  • Joan Stearns Johnsen

    ABA Section of Dispute Resolution


  • Lisa Ryan

    ABA International Law Section


ABA Officers

  • Judy Perry Martinez

    American Bar Association


  • Patricia Lee Refo

    American Bar Association


  • Jack L. Rives

    American Bar Association

    (Executive Director)


  • Denise Dempsey

    American Bar Association

  • Katy Englehart

    ABA Office of the President

  • Ira Pilchen

    ABA Office of the President