CWLC and UC Irvine to Host Discussion with Pathbreaking Female Jurists for Women’s History Month
The California Women’s Law Center and University of California Irvine School of Law’s Reproductive Justice Initiative are teaming up to honor and learn from three pathbreaking jurists who blazed trails to become high-ranking judges and leaders in the legal profession. This limited seating event will coincide with Women’s History Month as well as the final days of the Skirball Cultural Center’s Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg exhibition, which attendees will have the opportunity to view before the program and discussion.
The panel, hosted by moderator Professor Michele Goodwin (UCI, American Law Institute, American Bar Foundation Fellow) will feature:
Judge Pamela G. Alexander (Hennepin County District Court, Racial Bias Task Force Report, Hennepin County Municipal Court)
Honorable Michelle Brown-Yazzie (Mescalero Apache Tribal Court, Enrolled member of Navajo Nation)
Honorable Chief Judge Glenda Hatchett (Fulton County Juvenile Court in Georgia)
Skirball Cultural Center 2701 North Sepulveda Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90049
Thursday, March 7, 2019 5:00 – 6:30 PM: Reception and Notorious RBG Exhibit 6:30 – 8:15 PM: Panel Discussion
About the California Women’s Law Center Since its founding in 1989, the California Women’s Law Center (CWLC) has worked to eliminate the barriers that keep women and girls in poverty. CWLC breaks down barriers and advances the potential of women and girls through transformative litigation, policy advocacy and education. CWLC is a leader in Title IX education and enforcement in California at the high school level. For more information on all areas of CWLC’s work, visit cwlc.org.