Phi Theta Kappa.
Everett C. "Kip" Johnson, an attorney and former Phi Theta Kappa national president, was elected chair of the honor society's Board of Directors during the board's recent annual meeting. Johnson is senior litigation partner for the Washington, D.C., law firm of Latham and Watkins LLP. He was inducted into Phi Theta Kappa at Wesley College in Dover, Del., and served as national president in 1975-76. Johnson has more than 20 years of civil and criminal litigation experience at both the trial and appellate level; has handled securities class actions, securities enforcement actions and Department of Justice and Congressional investigations. He also has argued successfully before the U.S. Supreme Court.