Previewing the Supreme Court's October Term 2018

Supreme Court Building

As a part of Constitution Day 2018, a distinguished panel of legal experts will discuss the cases on the docket for the Supreme Court’s October Term 2018. The panel will also examine the nomination of Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh and how the court may rule if he is confirmed.

A continental breakfast will be served at 8:30 am.


Gregory G. Garre, JD ’91, Partner and Global Chair, Supreme Court & Appellate Practice, Latham & Watkins LLP; former Solicitor General of the United States

Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.

Jonathan Turley, J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Professor of Public Interest Law, GW Law

Alan B. Morrison, Lerner Family Associate Dean for Public Interest and Public Service Law, GW Law (Moderator)

*Subject to change

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Media Information

Media interested in attending should register here. If you have questions, please contact Kara Tershel at [email protected].


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