March 14, 2018

About Us

About Us

For two decades, the Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence has focused on policy initiatives and training for lawyers who represent victims of domestic & sexual violence.

Liaison from ABA Family Law Section
Allen M. Bailey
Anchorage, AK  

Liaison from the ABA Senior Lawyers Division 
David P. Bobzien
Reston, VA  

Liaison from ABA Judicial Division
Hon. Pamila J. Brown
Ellicott City, MD  

Liaison from ABA Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants (SCLAID)
Walter Eggers
Cheyenne, WY 

Liaison from ABA Solo, Small Firm and GP Division
Jaime Hawk 
Seattle, WA 

Liaison from ABA Law Student Division
Laura Martin

Liaison from ABA Section of International Law
Olufunmi Oluyede
Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria 

Liaison from ABA Young Lawyers Division
Sonia Russo, Law Clerk
Las Cruces, NM 

Liaisons from ABA Criminal Justice Section
Lisa C. Smith
Brooklyn, NY

Kym L. Worthy
Detroit, MI  48226 

Liaison from National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life (NCALL)
Bonnie Brandl
Superior, CO 

Liaison from Mary Kay Inc.
Anne Crews
Addison, TX 

Liaison from National Ass’n of Women Lawyers
Margaret Drew
Dartmouth, MA 

Liaison from Georgia Legal Services Program
Vicky Kimbrell
Atlanta, GA 

Liaison from the DC Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants
Michelle Garcia
Washington, DC 

Liaison from AEquitas: The Prosecutors' Resource on Violence Against Women
Jennifer Gentile Long
Washington, DC 

Liaison from the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
Shaina Goodman
Washington, DC 

Liaison from National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV)
Ruth M. Glenn
Denver, CO

Liaison from Ujima
Ron LeGrand
Washington, DC 

Liaison from the Ass’n of Prosecuting Attorneys
David D. Martin
Seattle, WA  

Liaison from the Vera Institute for Justice
Shannon Scully
Washington, DC 20005  

Liaison from the National LGBT Bar Association
Terra Russell Slavin
Los Angeles, CA 

Liaison from Tahirih Justice Center and The National Network to Prevent Forced Marriage (Chair)
Jeanne Smoot
Falls Church, VA 

Liaison from FL Access to Civil Justice Commission
Robin Hassler Thompson
Tallahassee, FL 

Liaison from National Domestic Violence Hotline
Rob (Roberta) Valente
Washington, DC 

Liaison from the Litigation Section
Angela C. Vigil
Miami, FL  

Liaison from Florida Coalition Against DV
Nina Zollo
Tallahassee, FL 




Bonnie Carlson

Michelle Duarte

Rebecca Henry

Vivian Huelgo

Anya Lynn-Alesker

Kat Schaal

Jane Zhi