upcoming event arrowApril 30, 2014

Illustrious Alumni
At Albany Law School

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
5:30 - 7:30 PM Program
Reception to Follow
Albany Law School / Dean Alexander Moot Courtroom Map

Free General Admission.
2 NY CLE Credits Available.

This program, created with our Trustee, Penelope Andrews, Dean of Albany Law School, is the inaugural program in a new series on the contributions of Upstate New York law schools to our legal history. The series will highlight the contributions of alumni in events hosted at the various campuses.

The inaguaral program will feature talks on four prominent alumni of Albany Law School:

Robert H. Jackson, United States Supreme Court Justice
by Professor John Q. Barrett, Professor of Law, St. John's University & Elizabeth S. Lenna Fellow, The Robert H. Jackson Center

David Josiah Brewer, United States Supreme Court Justice
by Dean Alicia Ouellette, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Intellectual Life & Professor of Law, Albany Law School

James Campbell Matthews, First African-American judge in New York
by Hon. Randolph F. Treece, U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of New York

Greene Bronson, Chief Judge of the New York Court of Appeals
by Professor Vincent M. Bonventre, Professor of Law, Albany Law School

Conversation with Presenters
Moderated by Hon. Albert M. Rosenblatt, President, The Historical Society of the New York Courts

You may register here for the event. For more information, or call 518.472.5888


upcoming event arrowMay 13, 2014

An American Tragedy: The Law & The Arts

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
5:30 PM Reception
6:30-8:00 PM Program

New York City Bar Association

1.0 NY CLE Credit Available to Society Members
Learn about the case behind Dreiser's An American Tragedy
Listen to talented singers from the Glimmerglass Young Artist's Program

Welcome
Hon. Judith S. Kaye
Former Chief Judge of the State of New York

Introductions
Hon. Susan Phillips Read
Associate Judge, New York State Court of Appeals

Program
People v. Gillette & An American Tragedy
Susan N. Herman
Centennial Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School

An American Tragedy, the Opera
Francesca Zambello
Artistic & General Director, the Glimmerglass Festival & Artistic Director, Washington National Opera

Joined by
Glimmerglass Young Artists Program Performers

REGISTER NOW on the Society's website!

 





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