Christina Paul, a partner in the Miami office of the global firm K&L Gates LLP, was recently appointed to the American Boating & Yacht Council board of directors. She will serve a three-year term.
The ABYC is a non-profit, member organization that develops voluntary safety standards for the design, construction, maintenance, and repair of recreational boats. ABYC is the premier global standards organization in the marine industry and a leader in technical education and technician certification.
Paul represents manufacturers and retailers in the recreational marine industry and has served as K&L Gates’ representative to the ABYC since 2012.
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