Committee on the American Judicial System

Committee Members

Committee Leadership


  • Alan Kopit
  • Laurence Pulgram
  • Hon. Lorna Schofield


  • Joan Archer
  • Kim Askew
  • Hon. Joseph B. Bluemel
  • George Freeman
  • James Landgraf
  • Steve Smith
  • Irwin Warren
  • James F. Williams
  • Steve Younger


  • ABA Government Affairs Office, Denise Cardman
  • ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS), Dick A. Semerdjian
  • National Judicial College, Benes Aldana

Section of Litigation Director


Section of Litigation Committee on the American Judicial System
321 North Clark Street, 18th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60654-7598
Fax: 312-988-6234