Bradley Pro Bono Counsel Tiffany Graves Named 2020 Commencement Speaker at Hollins University

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Bradley is pleased to announce that Tiffany M. Graves, Bradley’s pro bono counsel, will be the commencement speaker at the 178th commencement ceremony for Hollins University in Roanoke, Va., on May 24. Ms. Graves received her Bachelor of Arts from the school.

“We are thrilled that Tiffany has been invited to be the guest commencement speaker this year at her alma mater Hollins University,” said Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jonathan M. Skeeters. “The commencement participants should benefit greatly from Tiffany’s insights as a professional, civic and community leader.”

Ms. Graves oversees the development and administration of Bradley’s pro bono programs. Previously, she served as executive director of the Mississippi Access to Justice Commission, for which she promoted initiatives to improve and expand access to civil justice to the nearly 700,000 Mississippians living in poverty. Ms. Graves also formerly served as interim director and adjunct professor for the Pro Bono Initiative at the University of Mississippi School of Law, and as executive director and general counsel for the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project.

Ms. Graves is active with numerous professional and community organizations and activities. She is a member of the board of directors of the Association of Pro Bono Counsel. She also serves on the Community Advisory Board of the MIND Center at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the Millsaps College Board of Visitors. In addition, she is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and an Inaugural Fellow of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation Community Leadership Network.