Featured Member: Mary-Thomas Hart

Employer:National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, Center for Public Policy Education and Work Experience: 2014, Berry College (B.S. Political Science) 2017, Samford University (J.D., Master of Science in Environmental Management) August 2017-Present, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association How did you get interested/involved in agriculture law? As the sixth generation of a North Florida farm family, I grew up surrounded […]

Webinar: Agricultural Law Update

David Grahn “David P. Grahn is the Associate General Counsel for the Farm Credit Administration. In this role, David is responsible for providing legal advice to the Board of Directors and the staff of the Farm Credit Administration on a wide variety of subjects concerning the Administration responsibilities to regulate the Farm Credit System Institutions. From […]

Featured Member: Jess Phelps

Employer: The Lyme Timber Company LP Education and Work Experience: Drake Law School J.D.; Iowa State University, B.S. How did you get interested/involved in agriculture law? My family farms in southwest Iowa and I grew up really interested in property law and land use issues related to farming operations (more specifically, historic preservation and land […]

Featured Member: Paul Goeringer

Employer:  University of Maryland Education and Work Experience: University of Arkansas, M.S. Agricultural Economics, LL.M. Agricultural Law; University of Oklahoma, J.D., Oklahoma State University, B.S. Agricultural Economics 2012 – Current, Extension Legal Specialist, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Maryland 2008 – 2012, Research Assistant, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, University of […]

October 2019 AALA Webinar

This webinar includes Jessica Horwitz, an international trade, customs and regulatory lawyer at Bennett Jones LLP in Toronto, Canada; Veronica Nigh, the International Trade and Resource Issue Economist for the American Farm Bureau Federation; and Megan Provost, Vice President of Policy and Programs at the Farm Foundation. Check out the three speaker synopses below to find […]

Featured Member: Jim Bradbury

Employer: Partner, James Bradbury, PLLC Austin*Forth Worth Education and Work Experience: 1988 Graduate of Texas A&M University, BS in Agricultural Economics 1991 Graduate cum laude Juris Doctorate University of Idaho School of Law Visiting Student, Southern Methodist University School of Law Jones Day, Dallas Texas 1991-1994 Barrett & Deacon Law Firm Jonesboro, Arkansas 1994-2000 Jackson […]

Featured Member: Ray A. Starling

   Employer: NC Chamber of Commerce    Education and Work Experience: B.S. in Agricultural Education from NC State J.D. from UNC-Chapel Hill     Work: Clerked for a State Supreme Court Justice Litigator at Hunton & Williams General Counsel, NC Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services General Counsel to the NC Speaker of the House […]

Featured Member: Susan Schneider

Employer: University of Arkansas School of Law Education and Work Experience: I have a J.D. degree from the University of Minnesota Law School and an LL.M. degree in Agricultural Law from the University of Arkansas School of Law. I have a decade of private practice experience representing farmers and their attorneys in specialized agricultural law […]

Featured Member: Todd Janzen

Employer: Janzen Agricultural Law LLC Education and Work Experience: Bethel College (Kansas) 1995 Indiana University School of Law 2002 Teacher, Anderson Community Schools 1996-2000 Attorney, Plews Shadley Racher & Braun LLP 2002-2015 Attorney, Janzen Agricultural Law LLC 2015-current How did you get interested/involved in agriculture law? I grew up on a grain and livestock farm […]