Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers

PIPLSS - Anheuser-Busch Hall

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 1998

Cass Sunstien

Professor of Jurisprudence, University of Chicago; Fall 1998 Orthwein Scholar-in-Residence, Washington University School of Law
Topic: 
Affirmative Action, Caste, and Cultural Comparisons

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22, 1998

eRWIN cHEMERINSKY

Sydney M. Irmas Professor of Public Interest Law, Legal Ethics, and Political Science, University of Southern California
Topic: 
The Rehnquist Court and Justice: An Oxymoron?

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29, 1998

Louise Arbour

Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda; Justice, Court of Appeal for Ontario
Topic: 
Prosecutions Before the International Criminal Court

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 13, 1999

Bryan A. Stevenson

Executive Director, Equal Justice Initiative of Alabama; Visiting Professor of Law, New York University; 1996 Public Interest Lawyer of the Year, NAPIL
Topic: 
Confronting Injustice: Litigating on Behalf of Imprisoned, Condemned, and Marginalized People

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27, 1999

WILLIAM H. WEBSTER

Senior Partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy; Former Director, Central Intelligence Agency; Former Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation; Former Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Topic: 
Public Service in the Private Practice

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 1999

RALPH NADER

Civic, Consumer, and Environmental Activist; Founder, The Center for the Study of Responsive Law; Founder, The Consumer Project on TechnologyCivic, Consumer, and Environmental Activist; Founder, The Center for the Study of Responsive Law; Founder, The Consumer Project on Technology
Topic: 
Corporate Law Firms and the Perversion of Justice: What Public Interest Lawyers Can Do About It

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 10, 1999

DOROTHY ROBERTS

Professor of Law, Northwestern University; Spring 1999 Orthwein Scholar-in-Residence, Washington University School of Law
Topic: 
Poverty, Race, and New Directions in Child Welfare Policy

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17, 1999

A. LEON HIGGINBOTHAM, JR.

Chief Judge Emeritus, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; Commissioner, United States commission on Civil Rights; Public Service Professor of Jurisprudence, Harvard University; Spring 1999 Jurist-in-Residence, Washington University School of Law
Topic: 
Race and the American legal Process: A 60-Year Personal Perspective

THURSDAY, APRIL 8, 1999

GUIDO CALABRESI

Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law and Professorial Lecturer in Law, Yale University
Topic: 
Liberty, Equality, Fraternity