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FBA-WDWA Annual Dinner & CLE 2018

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Fairmont Olympic Hotel, Seattle

411 University Street

Seattle, WA 98101

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The Federal Bar Association for the Western District of Washington is pleased to announce that it will hold its annual dinner and CLE

On December 5, 2018, at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel



With Remarks by Special Guest, Emily Bazelon

Emily Bazelon is a staff writer at the New York Times Magazine, the Truman Capote Fellow for Creative Writing and Law at Yale Law School, and a co-host of the Slate Political Gabfest, a popular weekly podcast. She is the author of Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration, to be published by Random House in April 2019.

*Please note: Dinner & CLE sold separately*




Federal Practice CLE: 1:00-5:00pm

Topics and confirmed panelists will include:

Topic 1: #MeToo Lawyering

  • Jill Filipovic, journalist and author
  • Elizabeth A. Hanley, Attorney, Reed Longyear
  • Natasha Martin, Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion & Associate Professor of Law, Seattle University School of Law

Topic 2: Local is National: A discussion of national issues being tackled at the local level, including gun legislation and net neutrality, among others

  • Drew Hansen, Washington State House of Representatives
  • Noah Purcell, Solicitor General of the State of Washington
  • Greg Wong, Attorney, Pacifica Law Group
  • Lisa Manheim, Professor of Law, University of Washington School of Law

Topic 3: Color of Law: A chat with author Richard Rothstein about his groundbreaking book, The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

  • Richard Rothstein, author and historian





Annual Reception & Dinner

Reception: 5:30pm

Dinner: 7:00pm


Dinner Menu:

First Course
PAINTED BABY ROMAINE LEAVES
Shaved Parmesan Cheese, Creamy Caesar Dressing, Crispy Boquerones

Pre-Determined Entrée Course

Choice of:
GRILLED SALMON
Sumac Labneh, House Dried Golden Raisins, Fried Cauliflower, Carrot Escabeche
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CURED AND SMOKED CHICKEN
Roasted Pepper Puree, Lemon Roasted Potatoes, Oregano, Kalamata Tapenade
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SPINACH AND WILD MUSHROOM PIE
Mascarpone and Tarragon

Dessert
DUO OF CHOCOLATE AND LEMON
Melting Chocolate Cake and Lemon Shortbread Tart




Full details regarding CLE credits and panelists as well as dinner/CLE registration will be circulated via email and made available on the FBA-WDWA Website.

Questions? Please contact KCBA Staff Liaison Anna Robson at FBA@kcba.org.

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Fairmont Olympic Hotel, Seattle

411 University Street

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