J. Randolph Evans of Georgia is the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. Mr. Evans is a distinguished attorney, author and public servant. He previously was a partner in the global law firm, Dentons US LLP, which has offices in over 90 countries, and was co-chair of the Georgia Judicial Nominating Commission. Mr. Evans was Counsel to the Office of the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1995 – 2007. Mr. Evans has been a leader in both the American Bar Association and the Georgia Bar Association serving in senior positions in both. He has co-authored eight books and is a syndicated columnist writing on ethics, climate change and current events. Mr. Evans attended West Georgia College (B.A. 1980) in Carrollton, Georgia, and the University of Georgia Law School (Juris Doctor 1983) in Athens, Georgia.