The Nominations Committee advises on the Awards Program and the various opportunities the National LGBT Bar Association offers to its members. The Committee also oversees prospective candidates applying for vacant positions on both the Foundation and Association Boards of the organization.
Members of the Nominations Committee
O. Kim Byrd is a native of Florida and currently resides in Palm Harbor, Florida. Kim received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida and his Juris Doctorate from New York Law School. He is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey and Florida. In 2001, Kim established Byrd Legal Counsel, PA, as a generalRead More
Nicole Dogwill is an established litigation partner at Shartsis Friese LLP in San Francisco. She advises and defends leading established and start-up companies, as well as their directors and officers, in complex and class action litigation involving breach of fiduciary duty, securities, fraud, antitrust, unfair competition/business practices, andRead More
Jason S. Gibson is an Associate General Counsel with Equity One, Inc. in North Miami Beach, Florida. Equity One is a leading shopping center developer and owner focused on urban communities, concentrated in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles and South Florida. Mr. Gibson joined Equity One in July 2013. His main responsibility at Equity One is oveRead More
Skip Horne previously served as the Director, Graduate and International Programs at the University of San Diego School of Law. Prior to joining USD, he was a Global Recruiting Manager for Latham & Watkins, supporting the firm’s diversity recruiting, law school and LLM outreach, and international hiring efforts. Previously, he was the AssistantRead More
Joseph A. Vallo is a Litigation Shareholder with Greenberg Traurig in New York and Fort Lauderdale. Joseph focuses his practice on securities arbitration, mediation, litigation and also has wide-ranging experience in retail brokerage compliance in domestic and international markets. Before rejoining Greenberg Traurig, he was with Burr & FormanRead More