Bradley is pleased to announce that Pro Bono Counsel Tiffany M. Graves has been appointed as co-president of the Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo). She began serving a two-year term on Jan. 1.
“We congratulate Tiffany on her impressive appointment as co-president of APBCo,” said Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jonathan M. Skeeters. “She is an outstanding leader in the firm and community, and APBCo will continue to benefit from her direction.”
APBCo is a membership organization of over 200 attorneys and practice group managers who run pro bono practices at more than 100 of the world’s largest law firms. The group’s mission is to maximize access to justice through the delivery of pro bono legal services. In addition to her role as co-president of APBCo, Ms. Graves is currently serving a three-year term on the board of directors.
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, where she led a 21-member commission created by the Mississippi Supreme Court and promoted its initiatives to improve and expand access to civil justice to the nearly 700,000 Mississippians living in poverty. Ms. Graves also previously 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 other professional and community organizations, including the MIND Center at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and Millsaps College Board of Visitors. She also serves as co-chair of the American Bar Association Section of Litigation Pro Bono Task Force.