2017 ABA Leon Jaworski Public Program
The 14th Amendment: Transforming American Democracy?
Washington DC offices of Jones Day
(L. Welch Pogue Room, 7th floor)
300 New Jersey Avenue, NW
May 1, 2017
Reception: 4:30-5:30 p.m. EDT
Program: 5:30-7:30 p.m. EDT
Couldn't make it to the actual event? View a video recording of the event below.
This Year's Program Theme
The 2017 Jaworski public program will focus on the Fourteenth Amendment and its role—past, present, and future—in transforming American democracy. Panelists will discuss a variety of topics, including key cases, legislation, and issues related to the Fourteenth Amendment.
American Bar Association
President and Chief Executive Officer
National Constitution Center
Peabody Family Professor of History, Duke University
and William H. Neukom Fellows Research Chair in Diversity and Law, American Bar Foundation
Roger L. Gregory
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Daniel R. Ortiz
Michael J. and Jane R. Horvitz Distinguished Professor of Law and Director, Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
University of Virginia Law Schooll
Emeritus Professor of Law, Duke University School of Law
and Professor Emeritus of Law, American University Washington College of Law
About the Jaworski Program Series
Since 2001, the American Bar Association Division for Public Education has conducted the Leon Jaworski public program series to commemorate Law Day. The Jaworski public programs examine themes of law, politics, and culture and operate with a goal to help us better understand who we are as Americans and as global citizens.