Previewing the Supreme Court's October Term 2019

Supreme Court Press Briefing

Join GW Law as they host a distinguished panel of legal experts who will discuss the cases on the docket for the Supreme Court’s October Term 2019 and examine whether Chief Justice John Roberts is stepping into a new role as the Court's “swing vote.”

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


Panelists*

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

Kannon K. Shanmugam, Chair, Supreme Court and Appellate Practice and Managing Partner, Washington, DC, Office, Paul Weiss

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

Mark Joseph Stern (Moderator), Legal Analyst and Supreme Court Correspondent, Slate

*Subject to change


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A livestream will be available via the GW Law Facebook page.


Media Information

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


Background

GW Law, long recognized as one of the top law schools in the country, pursues a distinctive research and learning mission that engages the leading law and policy questions of our time and provides students with an education that will position them to help change the world. Accredited by the American Bar Association and a charter member of the Association of American Law Schools, GW Law was founded in 1865 and was the first law school in the District of Columbia.