Mr. Bass is a founding partner of Abington Emerson and a current member of its Investment Committee. In addition to his role at Abington Emerson, Mr. Bass is a shareholder in the Los Angeles, California-based law firm, Buchalter. He currently serves as member of the firm's Board of Directors. Mr. Bass received his B.A. in History with a minor in Political Science from the University of San Diego. In addition, he studied International Relations at the University of San Diego Graduate School before receiving his J.D. Mr. Bass is a licensed attorney in the State of California and currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of The California Chamber of Commerce.