Erwin Chemerinsky to Deliver Opening Keynote at 80th Annual Conference

March 28, 2017

Professor Erwin Chemerinsky

Nationally renowned legal scholar Professor Erwin Chemerinsky to deliver opening keynote

Professor Chemerinsky is one of the nation’s premier experts in constitutional law, federal practice, civil rights and civil liberties, and appellate litigation. He is the author of 10 books including the casebook, Constitutional Law, which is one of the most widely read law textbooks in the country. Chemerinsky has also written nearly 200 law review articles in journals such as the Harvard Law Review, Northwestern Law Review, Stanford Law Review, and Yale Law Journal. He frequently argues appellate cases, including matters before the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals, and regularly serves as a commentator on legal issues for national and local media.

Chemerinsky holds a JD from Harvard Law School and a BS from Northwestern University. Before becoming the founding dean of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) School of Law, he taught at Duke and University of Southern California law schools. At UCI, Chemerinsky is working to expand the UCI School of Law, including launching a new national Civil Justice Research Institute and a Cyber Security Research and Policy Institute. Last year, he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. 

Don't miss Professor Chemerinsky's Keynote Address at the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges' (NCJFCJ) 80th Annual Conference. Click here to register today.

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