Current Commissioners

Peter B. Edelman, Chair

Professor
Georgetown University Law Center

Eric Angel

Executive Director
Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia

Jon Bouker

Partner
Arent Fox LLP

Shelley Broderick

Dean
University of the District of Columbia
David A. Clarke School of Law

Prof. Stacy L. Brustin

The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law

Hon. Laura Cordero

Associate Judge
District of Columbia Superior Court

Patricia Mullahy Fugere

Executive Director
Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless

Hon. Sharon E. Goodie

Administrative Law Judge
District of Columbia Office of Administrative Hearings

Rev. Dawn M. Hand

Executive Pastor
Foundry United Methodist Church

Mark Herzog

Pro Bono Counsel
Sidley

George Jones

Executive Director
Bread for the City

Sheldon Krantz

Executive Director, DC Affordable Law Firm;
Co-Director, Georgetown Law Center Justice Lab

Andrew H. Marks

Law Offices of Andrew Marks PLLC

Mary McClymont

President & CEO
Public Welfare Foundation (beginning November 1, 2017)

Stephen J. Pollak

Counsel
Goodwin Procter LLP

Hon. Maribeth Raffinan

Associate Judge
District of Columbia Superior Court

William C.E. Robinson

Corporate Secretary
Geico Companies

Hon. Vanessa Ruiz

Associate Judge
District of Columbia Court of Appeals

James Sandman

President
Legal Services Corporation

Jonathan Smith

Executive Director
Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs

Hon. Phyllis D. Thompson

Associate Judge
District of Columbia Court of Appeals

Rebecca Troth

Executive Director
DC Bar Pro Bono Center

Melvin White

Partner
Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe LLP

Katherine Zeisel

Senior Supervising Attorney
Children's Law Center

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