- Former National Legislative Director of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
- Pro to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
National Legislative Director of the ACLU from 1972-1976
- Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Individuals with PhDs and JDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the ACLU. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to the ACLU.
- Involvement and Affiliations:
- Retired from law practice as counsel for Johnston Barton Proctor & Powell LLP
- Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law, Constitutional Law and Civil Rights, New York Law School, 1976-1977
- National Legislative Director, ACLU, 1972-1976
- Director and Founder, American Civil Liberties Union Southern Regional Office, Atlanta, 1964-1972
- Recipient, First Annual Distinguished Public Service Award of the Young Lawyers Section, American Bar Association
- LLB, University of Alabama, 1955
- BS, Commerce and Business Administration, University of Alabama, 1953
- Principal attorney in Reynold v. Sims, which established the “one-man, one-vote” principle
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