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William C. Hubbard of South Carolina becomes president of American Bar Association
August 12, 2014
From the American Bar Association
BOSTON, Aug. 12, 2014 – William C. Hubbard, a partner with the Columbia, S.C., office of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, became president of the American Bar Association today at the conclusion of the ABA Annual Meeting in Boston. He will serve a one-year term.
Hubbard today announced the ABA Commission on the Future of Legal Services, which will make recommendations on how technology and other innovations can help expand the availability of affordable legal services. He will also emphasize the ABA's advocacy on criminal justice and sentencing reform, highlight the association's legal efforts on behalf of domestic violence victims, and lead the ABA's commemoration of the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta in June 2015.