Upcoming Events

Webinar: Issues Surrounding Law Enforcement’s Liability (Part 1)
Date: July 9, 2020
Location: Online
Description: In the wake of the police accountability problems that are confronting America, it is even more vital that we are educated on issues surrounding law enforcement’s liability. Presenters will share insights on how law enforcement is trained, special considerations that arise during their prosecution, and solutions for the problems we face.

Law Student Series: Kick-Off & Careers in the Department of Justice
Date: July 13, 2020
Location: Online
Description: This Department of Justice roundtable will feature attorneys from various divisions of the Department and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia. These speakers will discuss how they obtained employment with their respective divisions, including through the Attorney General’s Honors Program, and will also discuss the type of work they do for the Department of Justice.

Webinar: Dispute Resolution in the Workplace: Managing Remote Workers
Date: July 15, 2020
Location: Online
Description: Remote or hybrid work has been trending over the past several years. Companies and employers are shifting to remote work in order to cut costs, gain efficiencies, and offer employee flexibility. According to recent Census data, 5.2% of the workforce worked from home before the pandemic. It is likely that the pandemic has increased the percentage of remote workers.

Webinar: How to Support Asylum Seeker and Asylee Clients During the Current Crisis
Date: July 15, 2020
Location: Online
Description: : Panelists Anam Rahman, Ben Levey, and Courtney Madsen, will review the myriad of challenges asylum seekers and asylees currently face, from the Trump Administration’s drastic changes to asylum in the United States, to the mass layoffs that occurred due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Webinar: U.S. Supreme Court Round-Up
Date: July 20, 2020
Location: Online
Description: Hear about the 2019 Supreme Court from practitioners and scholars who argued a combined six cases this past Term from the Solicitor General’s Office, private practice, and academia. This webinar features a powerhouse group of presenters who have argued a combined 30 Supreme Court arguments and published articles in the highest echelons of law journals for the past decade

Webinar: Issues Surrounding Law Enforcement’s Liability (Part 2)
Date: July 21, 2020
Location: Online
Description: In the wake of the police accountability problems that are confronting America, it is even more vital that we are educated on issues surrounding law enforcement’s liability. Presenters will share insights on how law enforcement is trained, special considerations that arise during their prosecution, and solutions for the problems we face.

Law Student Series: Judge Advocate Panel
Date: July 27, 2020
Location: Online
Description: Active Duty Judge Advocates from the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines discuss what it is like to be a lawyer in the military and how to join the JAG Corps.

Law Student Series: Careers in Tax Law Panel
Date: August 10, 2020
Location: Online
Description: The Section on Taxation of the Federal Bar Association will host a program for summer associates, law clerks, law students, and young lawyers who may be considering a career in tax law. Panelists will discuss their own career paths, provide advice, and give their perspective on the practice of federal tax law.

Law Student Series: Hidden Jobs on Capitol Hill
Date: August 24, 2020
Location: Online
Description: Capitol Hill is known for being a bastion for lawyers, but there are some legal jobs on the Hill that you may not be aware of. Hear about these positions from the attorneys who occupy them and learn about how they obtained their positions and what they do on a day-to-day basis.