CRUSADING FOR JUSTICE: A SYMPOSIUM HONORING JACK GREENBERG'S CONTRIBUTIONS TO CIVIL AND HUMAN RIGHTS LAW AND LAWYERING.
January 24, 2014 | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Columbia Law School | New York City
Professor Jack Greenberg 48 has played a frontline role in some of the most important social justice struggles of our time. In recognition of his contributions to civil and human rights advocacy, teaching, and scholarshipboth in the U.S. and around the worlddistinguished practitioners, scholars, and activists will offer perspectives on Greenbergs impact on the U.S. civil rights bar and discuss his current work in international human rights on behalf of the Roma.
Kendall Thomas, Nash Professor of Law; Director of the Center for the Study of Law and Culture
Theodore M. Shaw 79, Professor of Professional Practice in Law
Margaret Fung, Executive Director, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
James Goldston, Founding Executive Director, Open Society Justice Initiative, Open Society Foundations
Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Elaine R. Jones, Emeritus President and Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Marian Mandache, Executive Director, Romani CRISS
Mona Nicoara, award-winning documentary filmmaker of Our School
Peter Rosenblum 92 LL.M., Professor of International Law and Human Rights, Bard College
Hon. Jack B. Weinstein 48, Senior U.S. District Judge, Eastern District of New York
This conference is made possible through the generous support of The Clifford Chance Thought Leadership Initiative on Diversity.
This event is free and open to the public.