The Judge Advocates Association is honored to announce Colonel Marc Warren (USA, Ret.) as our recipient of the 2015 Robinson O. Everett Distinguished Life Service Award. We hope you can join us on Tuesday May 26th (NOTE: this is a change from the original date of May 21st) at the Army-Navy Country Club in Arlington, Virginia when the JAA presents Colonel Warren this award.
Marc Warren is a senior counsel in the Aviation and Administrative Law & Regulatory practice groups in Crowell & Moring's Washington, D.C. office. Prior to joining Crowell & Moring, Marc served as acting chief counsel of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). He was previously the executive director of the American Inns of Court Foundation and also served as the deputy chief counsel and deputy chief counsel for operations at the FAA. Before his FAA appointment, he served in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps, from which he retired in 2007. Marc's military service included assignments as the senior legal officer for Multi-National Forces Iraq, V Corps, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), and Joint Special Operations Command. His military awards include the Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, and Bronze Star Medal (2), and the Master Parachutist, Pathfinder, Air Assault, and Canadian and German Parachutist Badges. Marc received a B.A. and J.D. from the University of Florida; an LL.M. from The Judge Advocate General's School, U.S. Army (TJAGSA); and a master of strategic studies (2002) from the U.S. Army War College. He is a member of the bars of Florida and the District of Columbia, the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and the U.S. Supreme Court. Marc is co-holder, with the late Colonel Waldemar A. Solf, of the Solf-Warren Honorary Chair in International and Operational Law, TJAGSA. He is an adjunct professor at The George Washington University Law School and former President of the Judge Advocates Association. Marc was the American Bar Association Outstanding Young Army Lawyer, received the Florida Bar Association Clayton B. Burton Award of Excellence, is in the University of Florida Hall of Fame, and was the Federal Bar Association's "Transportation Lawyer of the Year" in 2012.