By: Kathryn Marshall
We asked and they answered! Bencher candidates say why they would make a good bencher in 140 characters or less:
Tanya Carlton @TanyaLCarlton New call, solicitor, previous professional experience, aware & understand A2J and Diversity issues and want to bring about change
Mitch Kowalski @MEKowalski Passion, vision, leadership, wide and varied perspective, good governance, good decision-making
Steven Benmor @SteveBenmor I don’t need 140 characters; only 30: I really care about the legal profession. That’s it.
Tannis Waugh @tanniswaugh I’m collaborative and bring a vastly under-represented voice to the table.And…I can teach the other benchers how to bench press
Isfahan @Isfahan_Merali I have shown my commitment to equity, inclusion and access to justice in all my professional career + service to profession.
Rebecca Durcan @Durcanrebecca Experience (work solely with regulators) Fresh eyes (2002 call) Commitment 2 helping public by helping profn (Esp small firms)