Councils and Advisors

The activities of the Center are driven by members of our Advisory and Governing Councils as well as Special Advisors. They are:

Governing Council

Advisory Council

Daniel Rodriguez
Harold Washington Professor
Northwestern Pritzker Law School
Chicago, IL
Richard N. Bien
Lathrop Gage LLP
Kansas City, MO
Marty Smith, Vice-Chair
Founding Director
MetaJure, Inc
Bainbridge Island, WA
Michael Deal
Amazon.com
Seattle, WA
Nathan D. Alder
Attorney
Christensen & Jensen
Salt Lake City, UT
Lisa Foster
Co-Director
Fines and Fees Justice Center
Washington DC
Chad Burton
CEO
CuroLegal
Dayton, OH
Daniel Martin Katz
Associate Professor of Law
Chicago-Kent College of Law, IIT
Chicago, IL
Mark Chandler
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Cisco
San Jose, CA
Hon. Lora J. Livingston
Travis County Dist Court
Austin, TX
John R. Fernandez
Global Chief Innovation Officer
Dentons US LLP
Washington, D.c.
Martha Minow
300th Anniversary University Professor
Harvard Law School
Cambridge, MA
Margaret Hagan
Director
Stanford Law School Legal Design Lab
Stanford, CA
Alex “Sandy” Pentland
Director
MIT Connection Science and Human Dynamics Labs
Cambridge, MA
Hon. Carolyn B. Kuhl
Presiding Judge
Superior Court of California
Los Angeles, CA
James J. Sandman
President
Legal Services Corporation
Washington DC
Mary McQueen
President
National Center for State Courts
Williamsburg, VA
Hon. Elizabeth Snow Stong
US Bankruptcy Court, E Dist of New York
Brooklyn, NY
Camille Nelson
Dean
Washington College of Law American University
Washington DC
Denis Weil
Dean
Institute of Design at Illinois Tech
Chicago, IL
Melba Pearson
Deputy Director
ACLU of Florida
Miami, FL

Special Advisors

Carter Stewart
Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation
Menlo Park, CA 94025
William C. Hubbard
Partner
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough
Columbia, SC
Robert G. Taylor
VP, Senior Corporate Counsel
Liberty Mutual Group, Legal Strategic Services
Boston, MA
William H. Neukom
President
World Justice Project
Seattle, WA
Andrew Perlman
Dean
Suffolk University Law School
Boston, MA