Michael S. Greco




  • Saturday, November 1, 2008
    Editor's note: Mr. Greco is past president of the American Bar Association and a partner in the Boston office of K&L Gates LLP. He advises clients on managing risk and crisis. Mr. Missal is a partner in the firm's Washington, DC office and is the practice area leader for the firm's policy and regulatory practices. Mr. Lawson is an associate in the...
  • Wednesday, October 1, 2008
    Editor: You have recently returned from Kosovo, where you addressed lawyers, judges and government officials on the role of the legal profession in preventing corruption. For starters, what prompted your trip to Kosovo?
  • Friday, February 1, 2008
    In his 2006 Year-End Report a year ago Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., uncharacteristically and dramatically addressed only one issue: judicial compensation. He warned that compensation for federal judges now is so inadequate that it threatens to undermine the independence and strength of the judiciary, and that the situation has become a...
  • Thursday, March 1, 2007
    Editor: Would you share with us the origins of the relationship between the American Bar Association and the All China Lawyers Association?
  • Thursday, February 1, 2007
    There was a time, not long ago, when outstanding lawyers who happened to be women, or of color, found doors to employment shut tight. While those doors need further opening, they have opened significantly for members of those groups. Regrettably, that is not true for outstanding lawyers who happen to have a disability. Overlooked as a minority group, these...
  • Monday, January 1, 2007
    Editor's Note: Mr. Greco is a business litigator concerned about the DOJ's coerced waiver policy since the Thompson Memorandum was first issued. The opinions expressed below are his own and do not reflect the views of any association or organization. Editor: Would you comment on the DOJ's "culture of waiver" reflected in the DOJ's Thompson Memorandum
  • Friday, December 1, 2006
    China's national bar association, the All China Lawyers Association, this year is commemorating its 20th anniversary. The American Bar Association, founded in 1878, is in its 129th year. ACLA's growth and impact on the legal profession in China during its first two decades bear comparison to that of the ABA during its first quarter century.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Editor: Reflecting on your term of office as President of the ABA, would you share with our readers the high points of this past year? Greco: There were many high points to my year as ABA president, more than I can do justice to in a brief interview, but I will discuss several. The over-arching theme for my year in office was renaissance - a rebirth...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Editor: Mr. Greco, would you tell our readers something about your background and professional experience?