National Association of Former United States Attorneys
NAFUSA Update
March 2012
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Plans Begin for Atlanta Conference

 

ABA Homeland Security Law Institute

 

Joe Whitley (preferred)NAFUSA Board Member Joe D. Whitley announced that the American Bar Association's Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice Section is holding its 7th Annual Homeland Security Law Institute on March 22 & 23, 2012, in Washington, DC. Whitley, a shareholder in the Atlanta office of Greenberg Traurig, served as the first General Counsel of the Department of Homeland Security. After his service with the government, Whitley, ABA Section Vice-Chair and Program Chair, founded the Institute as a way to educate those individuals who practice Homeland Security Law.

 

Click here to see an invitation from Whitley to attend the Institute. Speakers include former Attorney General Michael Mukasey, former DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff, former CIA Director General Michael Hayden and Assistant Secretary to International Affairs and Chief Diplomatic Officer to DHS (and NAFUSA member) Alan Bersin. ABAHomeland Security Law Institute Agenda 2012 contains the full agenda for the Institute along with registration information.

 

 

Jim Richmond Named Chief
Legal Officer of QHI
 
Jim Richmond (preferred)NAFUSA member and former board member James G. Richmond has been named Chief Legal Officer of Quality Healthcare Intermediary, LLC ("QHI"), effective March 5, 2012. Richmond described QHI as "a company that holds several innovative patents in the area of 'accountable care' and 'population management.' The QHI system", Richmond explained, "provides a way to manage chronically-ill employees and drastically reduce the 'healthcare spend' for those individuals while at the same time providing a much better outcome for them."

 

Judge William T. "Bill" McGivern, Jr. Dies
New Military Tribunal Case
"WikiLeaks, a Postcript"
 

 

2012 Conference Sponsors

GreenbergTraurig logo 
National Association of Former United States Attorneys (NAFUSA).
 
Richard A. Rossman
Executive Director
27 Oakland Park
Pleasant Ridge, Michigan 48069
Phone: 248-548-8289
 

 
In This Issue
Plans Begin for Atlanta Conference
ABA Homeland Security Law Institute
Jim Richmond Named Chief Legal Officer of QHI
Judge William T. "Bill" McGivern, Jr. Dies
New Military Tribunal Case
"WikiLeaks, a Postscript
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Greenberg Traurig continues its long standing support of NAFUSA by becomming the first sponsor of the 2012 annual conference. The firm has contributed $15,000 towards the success of this year's conference. The firm is proud of its four former U.S. Attorneys: Sam Skinner, Joe Whitley, Troy Eid and John Pappalardo. They had five, until Jim Richmond left early this month. See the June 2011 NAFUSA newsletter for more information regarding the firm and its former U.S. Attorneys.
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