Fourteenth Annual Hispanic Law Conference: The Role of the Latino Legal Community in Addressing Latino Issues

Tuesday, March 1, 2011
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
American University Washington College of Law, 6th floor
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC


American University Washington College of Law provides through its annual Hispanic Law Conference a forum for the discussion and analysis of issues that affect Latinos/as, both domestically and internationally. The conference brings together a unique mix of institutions and prominent experts devoted to the progress of Latinos/as in the U.S. and the region. The conference will commence with a mentoring program for high school students interested in legal studies and college in general followed by a fair where law students will be able to interact and network with representatives from local firms, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. A panel consisting of members of the legal community will share their roles in addressing the Latino Issues of Education, Violence, and Jobs and answer questions from the audience. The conference will conclude with an awards dinner honoring distinguished WCL J.D. and LL.M. students and alumni, as well as local High School student scholarship recipients.

Co-sponsored by The Hispanic Bar Associations of the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia, the Hispanic National Bar Association, the WCL Latino/a Law Students Association (LaLSA) and the Latina/o Alumni Association of the Washington College of Law (LAAW)


WCL Alumni, AU & WCL Students, Faculty & Staff – no charge
General Public - No Charge
(registration is required)

PROGRAM AGENDA


For further information, please contact:
Office of Special Events & Continuing Legal Education
American University Washington College of Law
Phone: 202.274.4075; Fax: 202.274.4079; or secle@wcl.american.edu

 

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