Municipal Law Section
Mark Davies of Manhattan is the new chair of the 1,006-member Municipal Law Section.
Davies is the executive director of the New York City Conflicts of Interest Board. He previously was executive director of the New York State Temporary State Commission on Local Government Ethics and a deputy counsel to the New York State Commission on Government Integrity.
A 36-year member of the State Bar, Davies most recently served as first vice-chair of the Municipal Law Section. He is a member of the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section and was a member of the Task Force on Government Ethics. He received the State Bar's Excellence in Public Service Award in 2008.
Davies is a graduate of Columbia College and earned his law degree from Columbia Law School. He lives in Tarrytown.