SOC Committees/Liaisons

The SOC Chair, the Executive Committee and the SOC may establish committees of the SOC, special and standing.  The SOC Chair shall appoint members of these committees and SOC liaisons to other ABA entities.  The SOC Chair-Elect shall make similar appointments of persons who will serve during his or her term as SOC Chair.

The appointees need to not be members of the SOC but shall be members in good standing of the ABA unless approved by the Executive Committee.


ABA Day Planning Committee
Palmer G. Vance, II (Gene) (ABA Section of Litigation)

ABA Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Council
Jo Ann Engelhardt (ABA Section of Real Property, Trust & Estate Law)

ABA Standing Committee on Continuing Legal Education (SCOCLE)
James A. Hughes (TY) (ABA Public Contract Law Section)

ABA Standing Committee on Meetings & Travel
Judge Leslie Miller (ABA Judicial Division)

ABA Standing Committee on Membership (SCOM)
Michael T. Kamprath (ABA Section of State and Local Government Law) – SOC Membership Chair
Christopher L. Brown (ABA Young Lawyers Division)
Amy Edwards (ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources)

ABA Standing Committee on Publishing Oversight (SCOPO)
Robert P. Redemann (ABA Tort, Trial and Insurance Practice Section)

ABA House of Delegates Committee on Scope and Correlation of Work
Hilary H. Young (ABA Health Law Section)

ABA House of Delegates Working Group on House Operations
William W. Horton (ABA Health Law Section)

ABA Law Student Advisory Committee
Danielle Borel (ABA Young Lawyers Division)

ABA Standing Committee on Technology and Information Systems (SCOTIS)
Steven Cernak (ABA Section of Antitrust Law)
Lisa R. Lifshitz (ABA Science & Technology Law Section)