Council Emeritus
Life Member

Myles V. Lynk

Washington, DC
D.C. Office of Disciplinary Counsel
Harvard College, A.B. cum laude
Harvard Law School, J.D.

Myles V. Lynk is senior assistant disciplinary counsel in charge of the DC Bar’s Office of Disciplinary Counsel appellate group. Before joining the ODC, he was the first Peter Kiewit Foundation Professor of Law and the Legal Profession at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law.  Professor Lynk teaches civil procedure, business and corporate law, and legal ethics and professional responsibility. He is a faculty fellow in the Center for the Study of Law, Science and Technology. Prior to teaching, he was a Partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Dewey Ballantine LLP, served as an Assistant Director on the White House Domestic Policy Staff under President Carter, and was a Special Assistant to the Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare.

Following law school, he clerked for Judge Damon J. Keith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He was elected to the Council in 2001.

EDUCATION: Harvard College, B.A.; Harvard Law School, J.D.

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Areas of Expertise
Administrative Law
Business Law (Commercial Law)
Corporate Governance (Commercial Law)
Corporate Law (Commercial Law)
Federal Jurisdiction (Federal Courts)
Federal Civil Procedure (Federal Courts)
Legal History
Partnerships (Agency Law)
Professional Responsibility (Ethics)
Procedural Law (Litigation)
Railroads (Transportation Law)