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Ninth Circuit Day at the William S. Boyd School of Law

William S. Boyd School of Law

Monday, March 11, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 4:45 PM (PDT)

Ninth Circuit Day at the William S. Boyd School of Law

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Type End Quantity
Morning Session (11 am - 12:30 pm) Mar 8, 2019 Free  
Boxed Lunches (12:30 pm - 1:15 pm) Mar 8, 2019 Free  
Afternoon Session (1:15 pm - 4:45 pm) Mar 8, 2019 Free  

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Event Details

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Ninth Judicial Circuit Historical Society invite you to two great CLE programs

Come for either or both.  Descriptions below.  

 

WHERE                 

William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada at Las Vegas 

Thomas and Mack Moot Courtroom

4505 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154


 

MORNING PROGRAM

Women in the Law: Going First and Going Forward: Nevada

Presented by The Ninth Judicial Circuit Historical Society

(1.5 CLE credits) 

March 11, 2019

Time: 11:00am-12:30pm

Where have we been and where are we now? Join our distinguished panel as they discuss what it was like to be the first woman in a particular role in the law. Our panelists also will provide us their insights into how things have (or have not) changed.

Panelists:

Hon. Johnnie B. Rawlinson

Judge Rawlinson is the first female Nevada judge to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She was also the first female judge to serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada.

Hon. Gloria Navarro

Judge Navarro is the Chief Judge of the District Court for the District of Nevada

Franny Forsman

After becoming the first female shareholder of a storied Nevada law firm, Franny Forsman was the first woman appointed as the Federal Public Defender for Nevada, a position she held for 22 years, after which she received a Masters in Creative Writing, and is finishing a novel.

Becky Harris

Ms. Harris is the first woman chair of the Nevada Gaming Control Board and a former state senator.

Moderator:

Prof. Anne Traum: Boyd School of Law and former trial attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice and Assistant Federal Public Defender.

 


 

Pre-Ordered Boxed Lunches will be available at 12:30 pm for those that selected that option. If you have special dietary requirement, please let us know.


 

AFTERNOON PROGRAM

Appellate Advocacy Program

Presented by The United States Court of Appeals

(3 CLE credits) 

March 11, 2019

Time: Registration begins at 12:30 p.m.; Box lunch will be provided; Program runs 1:15 to 4:45, reception to follow

Our expert panels will help you hone your federal appellate practice and advocacy skills in the Ninth Circuit. 

Panelists              

Judge Rawlinson, Judge Bybee, Court of Appeals staff, UNLV faculty, and experienced appellate civil and criminal practitioners.

Topics               

Overview of Ninth Circuit Appellate Process, Motions Practice; Effective Briefing and Oral Argument, Current Cases of Interest.

 

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UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Thomas and Mack Moot Courtroom
4505 South Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154

Monday, March 11, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 4:45 PM (PDT)


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