April 20, 2021
12:00 pm - Opening Welcome from ABA Day Planning Committee Chair Bill Bay and ABA President Trish Refo
12:10 pm - ABA President Trish Refo Interviews LSC Advocate, University of Michigan Football Coach Jim Harbaugh
During this time we will also hear from a legal aid attorney and her client, as well as some of our GAO team and ABA Day State Captains about effectively using the ABA's advocacy tools.
12:45 pm - Call to Action
This session describes and demonstrates all the tools of the trade to create a solid and successful digital campaign.
12:50 pm - Congressional Panel: Why Congress Cares about LSC
Representatives Mary Gay Scanlon (D-PA) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), co-chairs of the House Access to Legal Aid Caucus, discuss why Congress cares about LSC and what their caucus is doing to ensure that Congress continues to be aware of and support LSC’s mission.
1:15 pm - Keynote Speaker: Judge Esther Salas
Judge Esther Salas, United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey, saw first-hand the danger judges can face when her son was murdered and husband injured by a gunman who came to her home. After an introduction from Judge Childs, a U.S. District Judge for the District of South Carolina, we will hear from Judge Salas on the importance of judicial security and protection of judge's personally identifiable information.
1:20pm - Call to Action: Judicial Security
1:25 pm - Presentation from Representative Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ)
Representative Mikie Sherrill, representing New Jersey's 11th district, is the sponsor of H.R.8591, the Daniel Anderl Judicial Security and Privacy Act of 2020.
1:30 pm - Closing Message from ABA Day Planning Committee Chair Bill Bay