FridayHLS in the World:

Harvard Law School and Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Lawyering: Examining the Past, Charting the Future

Oct 27|2:00 - 3:30pm
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This roundtable discusses the contributions of Harvard Law School alumni to the creation and growth of the fields of civil liberties and civil rights lawyering. Panelists also discuss the directions of the fields going forward in the context of our turbulent times.

Featured Speakers:
Tomiko Brown-Nagin Daniel P.S. Paul Professor of Constitutional Law, Harvard Law School and Professor of History, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University
Kenneth Mack '91 Lawrence D. Biele Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Raheemah Abdulaleem '01 Chair, KARAHMAH: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights
Felice J. Batlan '90 Professor and Associate Dean, IIT/Chicago-Kent College of Law
Jennifer L. Gordon '92 Professor, Fordham University School of Law
Lenora M. Lapidus '90 Director, Women's Rights Project, American Civil Liberties Union
James B. O'Neal '82 Co-Founder and Executive Director, Legal Outreach Inc.
Dennis David Parker '80 Director, Racial Justice Program, American Civil Liberties Union