Ten Years The Chief: Examining a Decade of John Roberts on the Supreme Court

Thursday October 15th


10:00- 11:15 am: John Roberts and Constitutional Interpretation

Moderated by Professor Kate Shaw
Roberta Kaplan: Partner, Paul Weiss
Brianne Gorod: Constitutional Accountability Center
Lincoln Caplan: The New Yorker and Yale Law School
Professor Marci Hamilton: Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law


11:30 am- 12:45 pm: John Roberts and the Judicial Process

Moderated by Professor Deborah Pearlstein
Professor Michelle Adams: Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Professor Elise Boddie: Rutgers School of Law
Professor Jamal Greene: Columbia University Law School
Professor Richard Epstein: New York University School of Law


1 pm – 2 pm: Luncheon


2:15- 3:30 pm: The Administrative Role of the Chief Justice

Moderated by Professor Michael Herz
Kedar Bhatia: Bracewell & Giuliani and SCOTUSblog
Professor Edward Hartnett: Seton Hall School of Law
Professor Sarah Staszak: City College of New York
Professor Erin Hawley: University of Missouri School of Law and Former Roberts Clerk


4:00- 5:15 pm: John Roberts and Statutory Interpretation

Moderated by Professor Alexander Reinert
Pratik Shah: Partner, Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld
Professor David Strauss: University of Chicago School of Law
Professor Jonathan Adler: Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Anton Metlitsky: O’Melveny & Myers and Former Roberts Clerk


5:15- 6:00 pm: Wine and Cheese Reception 



Conversations on the Constitution:  The 2015-2016 Supreme Court Term And Beyond


Professor Jonathan Rohr

Professor Kate Shaw

Professor Ekow Yankah

with Professor Michelle Adams moderating


Wednesday, September 30, 2015

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Room 204 


All Students Are Welcome!

Pizza and Soda Will Be Served!