Whittney Dunn, Risk Manager at The Bar Plan, is a national speaker and presents to hundreds of lawyers annually on ethics, professionalism and malpractice avoidance. When not presenting, she provides one-on-one ethics guidance and law practice management assistance to attorneys in the states where The Bar Plan provides malpractice insurance. She has authored numerous published articles, providing her expertise in Risk Management and claim avoidance to Missouri Lawyers Media, various Bar Association publications, and The Bar Plan's monthly e-newsletter.
Dunn has a keen interest in contributing to the growth and development of young lawyers. She currently serves as the ABA YLD Liaison to the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility and as the founding Chair of the Center’s New Lawyer Steering Committee. She has also previously served as The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates and Chair of the ABA YLD Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility. In addition to her service to the ABA, Dunn is also active in her state and local bar associations and serves as the Treasurer to the St. Louis Zoo Young Professionals Advisory Board.