Crowe & Dunlevy attorney elected to Board of Directors of Federal Bar Association
TULSA, Okla. – D. Michael McBride III, an attorney at Crowe & Dunlevy, has recently been elected a national member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Bar Association (FBA). His term will run through 2012.
McBride is a former president of the Northern and Eastern Oklahoma Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, a three-term Tenth Circuit Vice President and former chair of the Indian Law Section of the Federal Bar Association.
The FBA has recognized McBride with a number of awards, including the Indian Law Section Distinguished Service Award in 2009 and the Outstanding Section Chair Award in 2007 and 2008. The FBA is comprised of more than 16,000 lawyers, judges and magistrates who practice or serve in the federal judiciary and federal government.
“We are proud of Michael’s commitment to the FBA,” said Roger A. Stong, president of Crowe & Dunlevy. “He has contributed immensely to the practice of Indian law and gaming, and we expect to see more of his remarkable contributions as a national board member of the Federal Bar Association.”
McBride is currently chairman of Crowe & Dunlevy’s Indian Law and Gaming Practice Group. He has dedicated his 15-year legal career to Indian law and has practiced primarily in the areas of federal Indian law and gaming, as well as complex federal, civil and criminal litigation. He is one of two Oklahoma General Members of the International Masters of Gaming Law.
Posted on Mon, September 28, 2009
by Crowe & Dunlevy