Dean's Advisory Council

The Dean's Advisory Council provides the dean with the advice and assistance of individuals whose experiences offer a variety of perspectives on the legal profession in order to advance the quality and standing of the Law School. The Council consists of alumni and members of the legal community at the highest level of their fields.


Corinne Ball

"As a proud alumna of GW Law, I am honored to chair the Dean’s Advisory Council. The Council is comprised of alumni and accomplished legal professionals who provide the Dean with expert advice on a variety of issues. Serving on the Council provides intimate access to the Dean and all of the valuable resources that GW Law has to offer."

 

 

Corinne Ball

Chair, Dean's Advisory Council


Advisory Council

Chair

Corinne Ball, JD ‘78
Jones Day


Chairmen Emeriti

David R. Berz, BA '70, JD '73
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Richard W. Blackburn, JD '67

Douglas E. Davidson, JD '71

Darrell L. Dreher, JD '73
Dreher Tomkies LLP

Jonathan S. Kahan, BA '70, JD '73
Hogan & Lovells US, LLP


Members of the Council

Kenneth E. Adelsberg, JD ‘79

Robert A. Altman, JD '71
ZeniMax Media, Inc.

Raymond Banoun, JD '68
Banoun Law

Charles A. Berardesco, JD '83
North American Electric Reliability Corp.

Bobby R. Burchfield, JD '79
King and Spalding LLP 

Weston D. Burnett, JD '75, LLM '83
Cohen & Burnett, PC

Daniel Thomas Donovan, JD '96 
Kirkland & Ellis LLP 

Sunny S. Dupree, JD '68

David B. Falk, JD '75
FAME 

Adam M. Foslid, JD '03, LLM '04
Stumphauzer Foslid Sloman Ross & Kolaya, PLLC

Deborah Gersh, JD '83 
Ropes & Gray LLP 

The Honorable Steven M. Goldman, JD '76
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, LLP

Jonathan L. Greenblatt, JD '80
Shearman & Sterling LLP

John S. Jenkins, Jr., JD '94
TE Connectivity, LTD.

Jeffrey I. Kohn, JD '84
O’Melveny & Myers, LLP

Arthur "Art" F. Lafionatis, JD '80
Law Offices of Arthur F. Lafionatis

Seth H. Lundy, JD '96
King & Spalding LLP  

Thomas L. Mills, JD '75
Winston & Strawn, LLP

David K. Moskowitz, JD '83
DISH Network Corporation

Earle H. O’Donnell, JD '75 

Robert L. Patron, JD '98

Edwin L. Phelps, JD '68
Phelps Enterprises International

Mary L. Schapiro, JD '80
Promontory Financial Group, LLC

Daniel C. Schwartz, JD '69
Bryan Cave, LLP

Teresa M. Schwartz, JD '71
The George Washington University Law School

Jeff Schweon, JD '89
Williams, Jones & Associates, LLC

Barry A. Shenkman
Jacob Burns Foundation

The Hon. Thomas F. Smegal, Jr., JD '61
Law Offices of Thomas Smegal

Ira L. Sorkin, JD '68
Mintz & Gold, LLP

Douglas M. Steenland, JD '76
AlG, Inc.

Karen O. Stempel, JD '82
Lexolution, LLC

Scott C. Taylor, JD '92
Symantex Corporation

Stephen N. Young, JD '84
Ernst & Young, LLP


Emeritus Members

The Hon. William P. Barr, JD '77

Mark H. Chichester, JD '93
Atlas Research

Gary C. Granoff, BBA '69, JD '73 
Granoff, Walker & Forlenza, PC

Franklin L. Haney, LLB '65
Franklin Haney Company

The Hon. James F. Humphreys, JD '78
James F. Humphreys & Associates

J. Richard Knop, JD '69
FedCap Partners LLC

Barry R. Lenk, JD '78

William J. Mutryn, II, JD '75

Lisa M. Owen, JD '84
LV Adhesive, Inc.

The Honorable Gerald Rosen, JD '79
JAMS

William H. Shawn, BA '70, JD '73
Shawn Coulson International Lawyers

The Honorable John W. Snow, JD '67
JWS Associates, LLC

Grace E. Speights, JD '82
Morgan Lewis & Bockius, LLP

Steven A. Tasher, JD '73
Wyatt Partners, LLC


Council Liaison

Nancy L. Hullihen
Assistant Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations