Posted: Monday, July 9, 2018 – 4:39 PM
Beverly Hills Attorney Scott Joseph Harris was elected regional board chair of the Anti-Defamation League’s Pacific Southwest Region.
Besides his private law practice here, focused on defending businesses and professionals throughout California against regulatory agencies, he is also an adjunct professor at Loyola Law School where he received his J.D. after doing his undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University.
Harris has been involved with ADL in L.A. since 2009, starting as a participant in the Glass Leadership Institute. He has also been chair of both the Legal Advisory and Advocacy and Engagement committees, on the host committee of ArtWorks ADL: Justice, Advocacy & Art, and is also an ADL associate national commissioner.
Before entering private practice, he was a deputy attorney general in Sacramento and served a three year term on California’s Osteopathic medical board.
Besides the Harris appointment, the ADL board also elected Jessica Babrick and Sharyn Nichols as vice chairs, Ruth Moss as treasurer and Alexander Rivkin as secretary.