Director of European Advocacy
Robert Clarke serves as legal counsel and director of European advocacy for ADF International at its office in Vienna, Austria.
The ‘Conscience of Europe?’
The European Court of Human Rights has the monumental task of protecting the most fundamental freedoms of more than 800 million citizens across 47 States. That’s a significant challenge given that the Court is asked to reconcile substantial disagreements between these States on controversial issues—and views on marriage, family, sanctity of life, and religious freedom are far less cohesive now than when the European Convention on Human Rights was drafted.More...
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Michael P. Farris
President, CEO, and General Counsel
Michael P. Farris is President, CEO, and General Counsel of ADF International. He brings to the position wide recognition for his successful work across the globe.
Paul Coleman serves as executive director of ADF International from its headquarters in Vienna, overseeing the advocacy and operations of the global, alliance-building legal organization.
Legal Counsel, Europe
Felix Boellmann, PhD, serves as legal counsel, Europe, with ADF International, advocating for religious liberty, sanctity of life, and the family, including marriage.