Board of Directors

NCBA’s Board of directors is elected by the NCBA membership, and represents a diverse set of attorneys that come from myriad substantive backgrounds, each of which offers a unique benefit to the association. Each Director serves a term of two years, and plays an integral role in steering the direction of the association as we serve our members in their practice of law.

We are honored to have the following distinguished individuals as members of the NCBA Board of Directors for 2018-2019. The Board seats of those individuals in bold are up for election in June 2019: 


Board of Directors elections will take place electronically in the last week of June, from 9am Monday morning to close of business Friday afternoon. Current nominees for the 2019 INCBA Board of Directors are:

Karen Bernstein, Bernstein IP

Mary Shapiro, Evoke Law

Zachary Kobrin, Akerman, LLP

Richard Cheng, DLA Piper

Eliyahu Scheiman, Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C.

Shay Gilmore, Law Office of Shay Aaron Gilmore 

Ian Stewart, Wilson Elser

Jason Horst, Horst Legal Counsel

Brent Johnson, Hoban Law Group

Joanna Hossack, Clark Neubert

Charlie Alovisetti, Vicente Seaderberg

Matthew Abel, Cannabis Counsel 

Aaron Johnson, JRG Attorneys 

Ryan Lowther, Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Vanessa Braeley, Snyderburn, Roshi & Swann LLP

Adrian Snead, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP

William Bogot, Fox Rothschild