History of ABA’s SCLAID Committee: Oral histories

The year 2020 marked the 100th anniversary of the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants (SCLAID). The best source for the committee’s history is the ABA’s website, which includes a narrative, video, timeline, and other resources.

This CNEJL website contains oral histories of the following past or current SCLAID members and key staff.

Oral histories of SCLAID members

Asher, Jon
Born, Brooksley
Bowman, Jacqui
Dorsey, Charles Jr.
Greenberg, Danny
Johnson, Hon. Earl
Livingston, Hon. Lora*
McCalpin, Bill*
Ross, Jonathan*
Shen-Jaffe, Ada
Shestack, Jerome*
Whitehurst, Bill*
Zelon, Laurie*

*former SCLAID Chair

Oral histories of SCLAID key staff

Brooks, Terry
Groudine, Bev
Hornsby, Will
Scudder, Steve