The National LGBT Bar Association and Foundation, the country's largest organizations of LGBTA legal professionals, announced the appointment of four new board membersand two are from Chicago.
Kylie Byron, an at-large member of the association, is an associate in the Chicago office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP. She received her J.D. from the Washington University School of Law in 2014.
Association Treasurer Gregory Cheikhameguyaz is in-house counsel for the aviation services division of AAR CORP in Chicago. His practice focuses on commercial contracts, corporate law and mergers and acquisitions. He holds a J.D. and an LL.M. in International and Comparative Law from the Chicago-Kent College of Law.
The other new board members are Joseph White ( association at-large ), of Office Depot; and Todd Dickinson ( foundation at-large ), who most recently served as executive director of the American Intellectual Property Law Association.
For a complete list of Association and Foundation board members, visit www.LGBTBar.org .