John Allen Burgess
JOHN A. BURGESS is a Partner in the Corporate Department of WilmerHale where he is a member of the firm's Management Committee and a co-chair of the Corporate Department's International Transactions Group. He received a B.A. from Yale University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. He has served on several advisory committees and boards, including the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, the Council on Foreign Relations, and the International Naval Research Organization. He is a Trustee of the Roxbury Latin School, and has been an Adjunct Fellow at the Kennedy School of Government, as well as a Visiting Scholar at the University of Iowa Law School. John lives in Boston. He was elected to the Mass Humanities board in 2002 and served as president of the board from 2008 to 2010.