From formal presentations, informal brown bag lunches, and faculty/student activities, the events hosted through the McGeorge School of Law Distinguished Speaker Series provide an ideal forum for the exchange of ideas for the betterment of law faculty as colleagues working together, as scholars from law schools across the nation and world sharing abstracts of in-progress research, and as teachers who can share a wellspring of emerging ideas and perspectives in the classroom.
Upcoming on April 24, 2018: Professor Andrea Bjorklund, L. Yves Fortier Chair in International Arbitration and
International Commercial Law, McGill School of Law, on "Arbitral Authority to Address
Speaker: David Gantz, Samuel M. FegtlyProfessor at the University of Arizona, James E. Rogers
College of Law
Date: Feb. 26 2018
Speaker: Angela Banks, Charles J. Merriam Distinguished Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor
College of Law, Arizona State University
Date: Feb. 8, 2018
Speakers: California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye; United States District
Judge Morrison C. England, Jr. '83; Retired Presiding Justice of the Court of Appeal,
Third Appellate District, Arthur Scotland '74; and McGeorge Distinguished Professor
of Law Michael Vitiello.
Date: Jan. 23, 2018
Speaker: Stephen Cody,Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at McGeorge
Date: Nov. 14, 2017
Faculty Works in Progress Series
Speaker: Justice Richard Fybel
Date: Nov. 7, 2017
Co-sponsored by Diversity Affairs Committee, BLSA, LAMBDA, LLSA and APALSA
Speaker: Professor Matthew I. Hall, University of Georgia School of Law
Date: Oct. 16, 2017
Speaker: Rabbi Uri Regev, President and CEO of "Freedom Of Religion for Israel" and "Hiddush
— For Religious Freedom and Equality"
Date: Sept. 14, 2017
Co-sponsored by the Global Center and the Jewish Law Student Association (JLSA)
Check back soon for next year's speakers!