Board of Trustees

The Center for American and International Law is fortunate to have been led for decades by many outstanding attorneys, judges, law professors and law enforcement officials who have contributed their time and talents as members of The Center's many boards and committees. The principal policy-making body is its Board of Trustees.

Chair

Harriet E. Miers
Locke Lord LLP
Dallas, TX

Vice Chair

Dee J. Kelly, Jr.
Kelly Hart & Hallman
Fort Worth, TX

Chair, Executive Committee

Randall M. Ebner
Vice President & General Counsel, Exxon Mobil Corporation
Irving, TX

Secretary

William B. Dawson
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Dallas, TX

Trustees

Donald R. Abaunza
Liskow & Lewis
New Orleans, LA

Kim J. Askew
K&L Gates
Dallas, TX

S. Jack Balagia, Jr.
Houston, TX

Barry C. Barnett
Susman Godfrey LLP
Dallas, TX

David J. Beck
Beck Redden LLP
Houston, TX

R. Doak Bishop
King & Spalding LLP
Houston, TX

Ann J. Bruder
Blucora
Southlake, TX

Mark D. Christiansen
McAfee & Taft
Oklahoma City, OK

Thomas L. Cubbage III
U.S. Department of Energy
Washington, D.C.

Cheryl L. Dunlop
Director, Administrative Services, City of Rockwall
Rockwall, TX

John C. Eichman
Hunton Andrews Kurth
Dallas, TX

Hilda C. Galvan
Jones Day
Dallas, TX

Bryan A. Garner
LawProse, Inc.
Dallas, TX

Hon. Eva Guzman
Justice, The Supreme Court of Texas
Austin, TX

The Hon. Patrick E. Higginbotham
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
San Antonio, TX

Sheila S. Hollis
Duane Morris LLP
Washington, D.C.

Robert W. Jordan
Diplomat-in-Residence
Tower Center – SMU
Dallas, TX

Gregory P. Joseph
Joseph Hage Aaronson LLC
New York, NY

Susan L. Karamanian
Dean, Hamad Bin Khalifa Univ (HBKU), College of Law and Public Policy (CLPP)
Doha, Qatar

David Keltner
Kelly Hart & Hallman
Fort Worth, TX

The Hon. Elizabeth Lang-Miers
Justice, Fifth District Court of Appeals
Dallas, TX

John C. Lindgren
President & CEO
IPVALUE Management Inc.
Santa Clara, California

The Hon. Sam A. Lindsay
Judge, U.S. District Court
Dallas, TX

D. Patrick Long
Squire Patton Boggs
Dallas, TX

Michael P. Lynn
LynnPinkerCoxHurst
Dallas, TX

Charles W. Matthews
Dallas, TX

Dr. Anton G. Maurer
Anton Maurer International Legal Services
Stuttgart, Germany

Timothy E. Powers
Haynes and Boone, LLP
Houston, TX

Toni Scott Reed
Clark Hill Strasburger
Dallas, TX

Charles W. Schwartz
Retired Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Houston, TX

Julia A. Simon
Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, Mary Kay Inc.
Dallas, TX

Mark A. Shank
Diamond McCarthy LLP
Dallas, TX

Barry J. Sorrels
Sorrels Hagood
Dallas, TX

Bruce Sostek
Thompson & Knight LLP
Dallas, TX

Kenneth L. Stewart
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Dallas, TX

W. Anthony Stewart
Chief Strategy Officer, Tang Energy
Dallas, TX

Peter S. Vogel
Foley Gardere
Dallas, TX

Richard L. Thurston, Ph.D.
Duane Morris LLP
New York, NY

The Hon. Dale Wainwright
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Austin, TX

James L. Waters
Group Executive VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Frost Bank and Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc.
San Antonio, TX

John C. Wander
Vinson & Elkins
Dallas, TX

EX-OFFICIO

David Castro
Chair, Institute for Energy Law
Houston, TX

Joseph E. Neuhaus
Chair, Institute for Transnational Arbitration
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
New York, NY

Gregory W. Rushin
Chair, Institute for Law Enforcement Administration
Chief of PolicePlano Police Dept.
Plano, TX

Clyde M. Siebman
Chair, Institute for Law and Technology
Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith, LLP
Sherman, TX

EMERITI

  • Philip S. Anderson, Little Rock, AR
  • W. Mike Baggett, Dallas, TX
  • Dr. Giuseppe Bisconti, Rome, Italy
  • The Hon. Charles N. Brower, London, United Kingdom
  • George C. Chapman, Dallas, TX
  • James E. Coleman, Jr., Dallas, TX
  • George W. Coombe, Jr., San Francisco, CA
  • Kenneth R. Dickerson, Plano, TX
  • John L. Estes, Dallas, TX
  • Wayne Fisher, Houston, TX
  • Richard A. Freling, Dallas, TX
  • John A. Gilliam, Dallas, TX
  • Charles W. Hall, Houston, TX
  • William T. Ketcham, Jr., Manchester, MA
  • Jack M. Kinnebrew, Dallas, TX
  • John H. Martin, Dallas, TX
  • Tasuku Matsuo, Tokoyo, Japan
  • M. Colleen McHugh, Corpus Christi, TX
  • Anne H. McNamara, Dallas, TX
  • Robert L. Meyers, III, Dallas, TX
  • Joseph W. Morris, Tulsa, OK
  • William G. Paul, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Thomas R. Phillips, Austin, TX
  • Harry M. Reasoner, Houston, TX
  • Oliver B. Revell, Rowlett, TX
  • The Hon. Lee H. Rosenthal, Houston, TX
  • R. Gerald Storey, III, Dallas, TX
  • James M. Sturdivant, Tulsa, OK
  • William K. Suter, Washington, D.C.
  • Elizabeth D. Whitaker, Dallas, TX
  • Peter Winstead, Austin, TX