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Executive Director Linda Listrom joined the NAUDL in September 2010 following her tenure on the NAUDL's Governing Board of Directors. She was a partner at the law firm Jenner & Block LLP for more than twenty-five years, representing corporate clients in complex civil litigation. For many years Ms. Listrom served on the firm's governing committee, the Policy Committee, and for several years chaired the firm's Litigation Practice.
During her legal career Ms. Listrom received many honors and awards. She was inducted as a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, the country's premier organization for trial lawyers. LawDragon Magazine named her as one of the country's 500 Leading Lawyers and one of its 500 Leading Litigators. The Minority Corporate Counsel Association included Ms. Listrom in its list of the Top 20 Women Litigators. Ms. Listrom held numerous leadership positions in the American Bar Association's Section of Litigation and also taught trial advocacy at Northwestern University Law School.
Ms. Listrom graduated from Harvard Law School in 1977, and received her B.A. degree magna cum laude in 1974 from the University of Houston, where she was a nationally ranked policy debater.