Washington D.C., August 23, 2010 – Miller & Chevalier Chartered today announced that Barry J. Pollack, a Member in the firm's Litigation Department, has been sworn in as Parliamentarian of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) at the Association’s recent Annual Meeting on August. 14.
The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers strives to advance the mission of the criminal defense bar to ensure justice and due process for persons accused of crime or wrongdoing. Founded in 1958, the NACDL is a professional bar association with over 10,000 members in 28 countries and 90 state, provincial and local affiliate organizations totaling more than 40,000 attorneys. NACDL’s members include private criminal defense lawyers, public defenders, military defense counsel, law professors, and judges committed to preserving fairness and promoting a rational and humane criminal justice system.
Mr. Pollack had previously served NACDL on its Board of Directors, as well as a chair of the White Collar Crime Committee and the Department of Justice Dialogue Committee. He currently services as president of the Board of the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project.
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Barry J. Pollack, Litigation Department, Miller & Chevalier 202-626-5830
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