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July 20, 2023

Meet the New Officers and Council Members for the 2023-2024 Program Year


The Boston Bar Association (BBA) is pleased to announce its leadership team for the upcoming program year, welcoming five new officers and nine new members of its governing Council. The new Council will commence on September 1, 2023 to advance the mission of the BBA to promote the highest standards of excellence for the legal profession, facilitate access to justice, foster a diverse and inclusive professional community, and serve the community at large.


Hannah L. Kilson
Nolan Sheehan Patten, LLP

Matthew V.P. McTygue
Hogan Lovells

Vice President
Suma V. Nair
Fiduciary Trust Company

Andrew P. Strehle
Brown Rudnick LLP

Mark C. Fleming

Incoming Council Members

Carla Barrett
Committee for Public Council Services

Christine Bellon
Beam Therapeutics Inc.

Giselle J. Joffre
Foley Hoag

Rob Kubica
The Davis Companies

Elizabeth Matos
Office of the Massachusetts Attorney General

Andrew J. Merken
Burns & Levinson LLP

Payal Salsburg
Laredo & Smith

David Solet
Middlesex District Attorney’s Office

Colin G. Van Dyke
Anderson Kreiger

Returning Council

Joanna Allison
Volunteer Lawyers Project

Mark H. Burak
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Luke T. Cadigan
Cooley LLP

Yvonne W. Chan
Jones Day

Christopher Escobedo Hart
Foley Hoag

Katherine J. Fick
IBM Corporation

David M. Friedman
Rubin and Rudman, LLP

Miranda Hooker
Goodwin Procter LLP

Yalonda Howze
Generation Bio

Matthew J. Lawlor
Robinson & Cole LLP

Garrett D. Lee
Morgan & Morgan

Mark Lee
Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office

Ingrid S. Martin
Todd & Weld LLP

David J. Nagle
Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Angela Onwuachi-Willig
Boston University School of Law

Chinh H. Pham
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Kevin S. Prussia

Barbara A. Robb
Hartley Michon Robb Hannon LLP