Harrison, Mark I.

  Phoenix, Arizona, USA
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L.L.B., Harvard Law School, 1960

B.A., Antioch College, 1957
Supreme Court of Arizona, Justice Lorna E. Lockwood, 1960-61
Professional Recognitions And Awards
American Bar Association, Mike Franck Award for Professional Responsibility, 1996

State Bar of Arizona, Walter E. Craig Award, 2002

Peggy Goldwater Award, presented by Planned Parenthood of Central & Northern Arizona, 2003

University of Arizona, Distinguished Honorary Alumnus Convocation Award, 2003

University of Arizona, Law College Association Appreciation Award, 2003

Judge Learned Hand Award, 2005

State Bar of Arizona, Award of Special Merit, 1993

Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Litigation: General Commercial, 2004-2009

The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation, editions 1995-2010

Marquis' Who's Who in America®

Marquis' Who's Who in American Law®

Marquis' Who's Who in Arizona®
Practice Areas
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Ethics/Professional Liability
Bar Admissions
Arizona, 1961

Colorado, 1991
Court Admissions
United States District Court for the District of Arizona, 1961

United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth and Federal Circuits, 1965

United States Supreme Court, 1968

Arizona Supreme Court, 1961
Professional Activities
Maricopa County Bar Association, Board of Directors, 1966-71; President, 1970

State Bar of Arizona, Board of Governors, 1971-77; President, 1975-76; Ethics Committee, 1968-74; Supreme Court Special Committee on Lawyer Discipline and Professional Conduct, 1983-84; State Bar Committee on Model Rules of Professional Conduct, 1981-83; State Bar Committee on Professionalism, Member, 1988- ; State Bar Professionalism Course Committee, Chair, 1988-93; Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Rules of Judicial Conduct, 2000; Ethical Rules Review Group, 2001-2003; Supreme Court Taskforce on Rules Relating to Lawyer Discipline, 2002-2003

Arizona Bar Foundation, Founding Fellow; Board of Directors, Member, 1984-92; President, 1991

Western States Bar Conference, President, 1978-79

National Conference of Bar Presidents, Executive Council, 1971-73, 1975-78; President, 1977-78

American Bar Association, State Delegate, House of Delegates, 1981-84; State Bar Delegate, House of Delegates, 1978-81, 1997-2000; Assembly Delegate, House of Delegates, 1987-1996; Antitrust Section; Litigation Section; Section of Individual Rights and Responsibilities (Council Member, 1983-89); Section of Torts and Insurance Practice (Council Member, 1989-92); Commission on Women in the Profession, 1994-97; ABA Commission on Public Understanding About the Law Chairman and Member, 1984-87; Brown v. Board of Education Commission, Member, 2003- ; Standing Committee on Professional Discipline Member, 1975-84, Chairman, 1982-84; ABA/BNA Lawyer's Manual on Professional Conduct, Member, Editorial Board, 1984-87; ABA Committee on Professionalism, Chairman, 1987-89; Standing Committee on Lawyers Professional Liability, Member, 1992-94; ABA Commission on Evaluation of the Rules of Professional Conduct, Member, Advisory Council, 1997-1999; Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Member, 1999-2002; ABA Joint Commission to Evaluate the Code of Judicial Conduct, Chair, 2003-

American Bar Foundation, Fellow

American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, Fellow, President, 1993-94

The Order of Barristers (Appellate Advocacy Honorary Society)

American Judicature Society, Board of Directors, 1981-87; Executive Committee, 1983-86

American Board of Trial Advocates

Arizona Center for Law in the Public Interest, Founding Member and Board of Directors, 1974-83

Sandra Day O'Connor Inn of Court LXIII, Master, President, 1993-94

Member, American Law Institute (Members Consultative Group, Restatement of the Law, The Law Governing Lawyers)

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights, Member, National Council, 1997-

Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Member, Board of Directors, 2002-

University of Arizona, College of Law, Adjunct Professor, Legal Ethics, 1995-97

Arizona State University, College of Law, Adjunct Professor, Legal Ethics, 2001-
Community Activities
Careers for Youth, Board of Directors, 1963-67; President, 1966-67

Democratic Party of Arizona, Executive Committee, 1964-74; Vice Chairman, 1968-70; Legal Counsel, 1970-72

Phoenix Citizens Bond Advisory Commission, Chairman, 1975-79

Phoenix Environmental Quality Commission, Member, 1972-75

Valley Commerce Association, President, 1978

Camelback Mental Health Foundation Member, Board of Trustees, 1979-87; Vice President, 1982-84

Harvard Law School Association, Member, National Executive Council, 1980-84

Planned Parenthood of Northern Arizona, Member, Board of Directors, 1993-96; President, 1995; Board of Trustees, 1997-

Teach for America, Member, Advisory Committee (Arizona), 1995-98

University of Arizona College of Law Board of Visitors, Member, 1995-

University of Arizona Law College Association Board of Directors, Member, 1995- ; President, 2002-03

Arizona State University Law Society, Board of Directors, 1999-

Arizona Friends of Talking Books, President, 2000-01; Board Member, 2000-03

Jazz in Arizona, Inc., Board of Directors, 2000-02

Arizona Policy Forum, Board of Directors, 2000-02
Publications and Presentations
Arizona Appellate Practice, Co-author, 1966
Actions Against Insurer for Bad Faith Failure to Settle Claim, 21 Am. Jur. Trials 229, Co-author, 1974
Standards for Lawyer Discipline and Disability Proceedings, 11 Capital U.L.R. 529, 1982
An Overview: The New Arizona Rules of Professional Conduct, 20 Arizona Bar Journal 8, 1985
LLPs Are Just Another Star Wars! 39 S. Tex. L.R., 633, 1998
Co-author (Mary Gray Davidson), Ethical Implications of Partnerships and Other Associations Involving American and Foreign Lawyers, 22 Penn St. Int'l L. Rev. 4 (2004).