James S. Hill, Class of '74, appointed as Chair of ABA IOLTA

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Bismarck Attorney James S. Hill has been named by American Bar Association President-elect William C. Hubbard as the Chair of the ABA Commission on Interest on Lawyer Trust Accounts for a one year-year term commencing with the adjournment of the 2014 Annual Meeting.

The ABA IOLTA Commission supports the operation of IOLTA nationwide. It also maintains the IOLTA Clearinghouse, which provides information, materials and technical assistance on IOLTA program design and operation.

Hill presently serves at the State Delegate from North Dakota to the House of Delegates of the ABA. A former member of the ABA Board of Governors he also presently sits as a Member of the ABA Governance Commission, the ABA Technology and Communications Committee and the ABA Gun Violence Committee.