Monday, January 28, 2019

12 p.m.

Charter School Controversies and Education Law
Room 1008

  • Carol Burris, Executive Director, Network for Public Education
  • Arthur Schwartz, Principal Attorney, Advocates for Justice Chartered Attorneys

Moderator: Jared Marnin, student, Cardozo Law

4 p.m.

Title IX and Due Process
Moot Court Room

  • I. Bennett Capers, Stanley A. August Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School
  • Susan Kruth, Senior Program Manager, Legal and Public Advocacy, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education
  • Katherine McGerald, J.D., Executive Director, SurvJustice

    Moderator: Morgan Helfman, student, Cardozo Law

    6 p.m.

    Finding Home in America: The Cardozo Law Screening of the AT&T Original Series Refuge, Episode 6 "Hombres Nuevos"
    Moot Court Room

    Special Guest: Luis Mancheno, Immigration Attorney

    Interviewer: Kate Shaw, Professor, Cardozo Law


    Tuesday, January 29, 2019

    12 p.m.

    Workshop: Bridging Gaps: How to Interview Low-Income Clients
    Room 1008
    Presenter: Leslie Salzman, Director of Clinical Education, Cardozo Law

    12 p.m.

    Efforts to Ban LGBT Conversion Therapy
    Moot Court Room

    • Jane Clementi, Co-founder and CEO, The Tyler Clementi Foundation
    • Ryan Kendall, Conversion therapy survivor and Advisory Board Member, #BornPerfect Campaign
    • Scott D. McCoy, Senior Policy Counsel, Southern Poverty Law Center

    Moderator: Edward Stein, Professor, Cardozo Law

    4 p.m.

    Voting Rights: Then vs. Now
    Moot Court Room

    • Dr. Louis J. Braun, former civil rights activist; local coordinator, Dr. Martin Luther King's Selma to Montgomery March; National Chairman, Americans for Democratic Action, Campus Division
    • Perry Grossman, Voting Rights Project Attorney, New York Civil Liberties Union

    Moderator: Sherry-Ann Smith-Gomez, Office of Career Services, Cardozo Law


    Wednesday, January 30, 2019

    12 p.m.

    In Defense of NYC Housing
    Room 1008

    • Larisa Bowman, Deputy Director, Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Legal Advocacy Department
    • Carlina Rivera, Councilwoman, New York City Council, 2nd District
    • Cea Weaver, Policy & Research Director, New York Communities for Change

    Moderator: Jared Marnin, student, Cardozo Law

    4 p.m.

    The Future of Abortion under a Conservative Supreme Court
    Room 1008

    • Rose MacKenzie, Senior Policy Counsel, National Institute for Reproductive Health
    • Yveka Pierre Esq., Litigation Counsel, SIA Legal Team
    • Karla Salguero, Board Member, New York Abortion Access Fund

    Moderator: Bella Pori, student, Cardozo Law

    4 p.m.

    Immigration: What Does the Resistance Look Like?
    Moot Court Room

    • Jeffrey S. Chase
    • Scott Coomes, Senior Staff Attorney, Brooklyn Defender Services
    • Angela Fernandez, Executive Director and Supervising Attorney, Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights
    • Aadhithi Padmanabhan, Staff Attorney, New York Civil Liberties Union

    Moderators:  Hannah Robbins, Clinical Teaching Fellow, Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic, Cardozo Law

    6 p.m.

    Juvenile Justice: Raise the Age in NYC
    Room 1008

    • Hon. Adetokunbo Fasanya, Judge, New York County Family Court
    • Hon. Evelyn Laporte, Judge, New York State Supreme Court, Kings County
    • Sara Hemmeter, Associate Commissioner, Close to Home, New York City Administration for Children's Services
    • Tim Roche, Senior Policy Advisor, New York City Administration for Children's Services

    Moderator: Valerie Sanders, student, Cardozo Law

    Movement Lawyering: Rooting Your JD in the Community
    Moot Court Room

    • Brian Glick, Clinical Associate Professor, Fordham Law School
    • Carl Hamad-Lipscombe, Deputy Director, Black Alliance for Just Immigration
    • Brandon J. Holmes, New York City Campaign Coordinator, Just Leadership USA
    • Marbre Stahly-Butts, Executive Director, Law for Black Lives

    Moderator: Ekow Yankah, Professor, Cardozo Law


    Thursday, January 31, 2019

    12 p.m.

    Reducing Barriers to LGBTQ Healthcare Access
    Room 1008

    • Noah E. Lewis, Executive Director, Transcend Legal
    • Stephen Markley, Comprehensive Transfer Center Care Manager, Co-Chair LGBTQ+ Advisory Council, NYU Langone Health
    • D'hana Perry, Manager of Transgender and Gender Non-binary Programming, Callen-Lorde Community Health Center

    Moderator: Alex Reinert, Professor, Cardozo Law

    Making the Most of the PILC Fair
    Moot Court Room

    • Jackie Cheney, Center for Public Service Law/Office of Career Services, Cardozo Law
    • Jaclyn Kleban, student, Cardozo Law
    • Stuart Smith, Director of Legal Recruitment and Development, New York City Law Department

    Moderator: W. Brad Jarman, Office of Career Services, Cardozo Law