Conferences & Symposia

Making an Impact: The Clinical Law Program at 40


April 3-4, 2014


April 3-4, 2014

Thursday, April 3 -- 6 p.m.
40th Anniversary Celebration and Dinner (View Photos)
"A Conversation on Access to Justice," moderated by Suzanne Malveaux, CNN, with

  • Thomas E. Perez, Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor
  • Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc.
  • Michael Millemann, Jacob A. France Professor of Public Interest Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

$25 per person; includes a dual entree dinner of herb crusted fresh salmon and tuscan chicken; risotto milanese; steamed string beans; field greens salad with strawberries and diced pears; and turtle cheesecake. Red and white wine, water, and iced tea will be served.

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Friday, April 4
The Clinical Law Program at 40: Commemorating the Past, Celebrating the Present and Contemplating the Future

Watch the morning sessions

Watch the lunchtime case round

Watch the afternoon sessions

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.          Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:30 – 9:45 a.m.          Welcome Remarks

9:45 – 11:00 a.m.   Teaching Multifaceted Lawyering Skills to Meet Community Needs

Moderator:

  • Leigh Goodmark, Visiting Professor, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law; Professor and Director of Clinical Education, University of Baltimore School of Law

Panelists:

  • Deborah Thompson Eisenberg, Associate Professor of Law and Director, Center for Dispute Resolution, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • Douglas Colbert, Professor of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • Ellen Weber, Professor of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  The Expanding Missions of Clinical Legal Education

Moderator:

  • Michael Millemann, Jacob A. France Professor of Public Interest Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

Panelists:

  • Patricia Campbell, Law School Associate Professor and Director, Maryland Intellectual Property Legal Resource Center, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • Praveen Kosuri, Practice Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • Brenda Bratton Blom, Law School Professor Emeritus, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

12:45 – 2:00 p.m.  Lunch and Presentation

Case Round - Martinez v. Holder:  Maureen Sweeney, Law School Associate Professor, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Emily Datnoff '08, Alison Yoder '13 and Lauren Gold 3L.

2:15 – 3:30 p.m.  Present and Future Issues Impacting State Clinical Law Programs

Moderator:

  • Renée Hutchins, Associate Professor of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

Panelists:

  • Jane F. Barrett, Law School Professor, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • Jon C. Dubin, Associate Dean for Clinical Education, Professor of Law and Alfred C. Clapp Public Service Scholar, Rutgers School of Law-Newark
  • Michael Pinard, Professor of Law and Director of Clinical Legal Education, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

3:45 – 5:00 p.m. The Future of Clinical Legal Education: Challenges and Pathways

Moderator:

  • Sara Gold, Visiting Law School Assistant Professor, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

Panelists:

  • Barbara Bezdek, Professor of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • Deborah Epstein, Professor of Law and Director, Domestic Violence Clinic, Georgetown Law Center
  • Robert R. Kuehn, Professor of Law and Associate Dean, Clinical Education, Washington University School of Law


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