Emilie R. Ninan, Managing Partner of Ballard Spahr's Wilmington office, will become President of the North American South Asian Bar Association in July 2012. She founded the South Asian Bar Association of Delaware in 2007 and established the South Asian Women Attorneys Network. Ms. Ninan leads the public finance practice in Ballard Spahr's Wilmington office. She represents governmental, quasigovernmental, and private entities, including 501(c)(3) institutions that are eligible for tax-exempt financing.