Bar Admissions and Lawyer Discipline
On February 8, Associate Dean Leslie Levin will be a presenter for "The Relationship Between Bar Admissions Standards and Subsequent Lawyer Discipline" at the 2013 Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers' Mid-Year meeting in Dallas.
Associate Dean Levin teaches Legal Profession, Evidence, and Media & the Law. She previously worked at Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler, a New York law firm, for 14 years, where she represented media clients and engaged in commercial litigation. She also served on the law firm's Ethics Committee and as secretary to the Committee on Professional and Judicial Ethics of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
Associate Dean Levin is co-editor of Lawyers in Practice: Ethical Decision Making in Practice with Lynn Mather. The book was recently released by University of Chicago Press. Read a recent review in the Law and Politics Book Review.
Recent Homepage Highlights
On May 21, Professor Richard A. Wilson will present "International Law of Speech Crimes" as part of a series of guest lectures at the International Criminal Court, The Netherlands.
On May 20, the Law School's Insurance Law Center will present a symposium on Lawyers Professional Liability. The event is being presented in cooperation with the Hartford Chapter of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society.
On May 17, Professor Richard Pomp will be a presenter at the 10th Annual New Mexico Tax Policy Conference in Albuquerque.
On May 15, Professor Darcy Kirk will be the luncheon speaker at the annual meeting of the New Jersey Law Librarians Association where she will update the group on the activities of the Association of American Law Libraries (AALL). Kirk currently serves as president of the AALL.
Professor Richard A. Wilson will deliver three talks in Oslo, Norway on May 14 and 15 including "Gangster's Paradise? Framing Crime in Sub-Saharan Africa" at the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Oslo.
On May 10, Professor Bethany Berger will moderate a discussion at the Progressive Property 2013 faculty workshop at the Loyola University, New Orleans, College of Law.