Please join the Women Law Students Association and Duke Litigators for a panel on Strategies for Being a Successful Advocate. Panel speakers will discuss how to become better litigators, how to get into the courtroom and serve as lead counsel, and how to overcome the specific challenges faced by female litigators. This panel features Bridget O'Connor, a litigation partner at Kirkland & Ellis (Washington, D.C.) and Duke Law Alumna; Janet Ward Black, principal owner of one of the largest women-owned firms in NC and Duke Law Alumna; and Felice Corpening, Assistant U.S. Attorney for Eastern District of North Carolina in Raleigh. Lunch will be served. For more information, please contact Katie Karges at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On the Ground
Students share their experiences working with asylum-seeking families at a south Texas detention center.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Prof. Siegel discuss the Court’s recent and upcoming terms, the importance of consensus, and Ginsburg’s legacy at D.C. Summer Institute event.
Environmental Law Newsletter – 2017
Read about the Environmental Law and Policy Clinic’s first 10 years, a new book on regulating after crises, faculty scholarship, and more.
Women in Litigation: Strategies for being a Successful Advocate
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- SEC appoints Hamm '88 to Public Company Accounting Oversight Board Mondo Visione
- Teachout '99 proposes process for evaluating public officials accused of sexual misconduct New York Times