Federalist Society Fall Social 2012, with Remarks by Professor Sai Prakash
Monday, November 12, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (PST)
The Federalist Society Students Chapter at Charlotte School of Law and the Federalist Society of Greater Charlotte - Lawyers Division, will co-host their 2012 Fall Social. Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided, and complementary Rock Bottom gift cards will be available while they last. In addition to the networking opportunities, attendees will hear Professor Sai Prakash's presentation "Imperial and Imperiled: The Curious State of the Modern Presidency."
Saikrishna Prakash's scholarship focuses on separation of powers, particularly presidential powers. He teaches Constitutional Law, Foreign Relations Law and Presidential Powers at the University of Virginia Law School.
Prakash was formerly Herzog Research Professor of Law at the University of San Diego School of Law. He was senior editor of the Yale Law Journal and a recipient of the John M. Olin Fellowship in Law, Economics and Public Policy. He clerked for Judge Laurence H. Silberman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit from 1993 to 1994, and for Justice Clarence Thomas of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1994 to 1995. After practicing in New York for two years, he served as a visiting professor at the University of Illinois College of Law from 1997 to 1998. He then served as an associate professor at Boston University School of Law before joining San Diego's faculty in 1999. In 2004, he visited at Northwestern University School of Law.