Those at academic institutions attending the Jan. 4-8 American Association of Law Schools (AALS) Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. may find the following programs of interest.
5170 Comm. on Research Program–Empirical Research, Jan. 6, 2012 10:30 am – 12:15pm Thurgood Marshall West, Mezzanine Level, Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
Speaker: Mr. Jess Bravin The Wall Street Journal Washington Bureau; Speaker: Mr. Cyrus Mehri Mehri & Skalet PLLC 1250 Connecticut Ave. NW; Speaker: Judge Barbara J. Rothstein United States District Court for the District of Columbia 333 Constitution Ave. NW
6460 Law and the Social Sciences, Jan. 7, 2012 3:30 pm-5:15 pm, Maryland Suite B, Lobby Level, Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
Recent work suggests possible synergies between empirical work on program evaluation and the practice of clinical education and the provision of legal aid. This roundtable brings together leading empiricists Clinicians and providers of legal aid for a discussion of evidence-based approaches to the clinical education and legal aid.
Speaker: Mr. Steven Eppler-Epstein Connecticut Legal Services Inc. 62 Washington Street; Speaker: D. James Greiner Harvard Law School 1563 Massachusetts Ave; Speaker: Julie McCormack Harvard Law School 1563 Massachusetts Ave; Moderator: Kevin M. Quinn University of California Berkeley 215 Boalt Hall; Speaker: Professor Rebecca Sandefur Stanford University Department of Sociology 450 Serra Mall; Speaker: Jeffrey Selbin University of California Berkeley School of Law