Annual Meeting

ABA Annual Meeting 2009

Information About the Event

Please join the ABA Death Penalty Representation Project along with co-sponsors the Chicago Bar Association, the ABA Criminal Justice Section, the ABA Section of Individual Rights and Responsibilities, and the ABA Standing Committee on Legal Aid & Indigent Defense for a discussion of recent death penalty cases at the US Supreme Court and how domestic and international law, popular opinion, exonerations and the changing composition of the court will affect how future death penalty cases are decided.


Sidley Austin LLP
One South Dearborn
Chicago, IL 60603
Ph.: 312.853.7000

Date & Time:

Friday, July 31, 2009
12:00 - 2:00 PM


There is no cost to attend this event. Attendees do not have to be registered to attend the ABA Annual Meeting. Complimentary lunch will be provided.

CLE credit will be offered.


  • Paul D. Clement , King & Spalding LLP, Solicitor General of the United States from June 2005-June 2008
  • Henderson Hill , Ferguson Stein Chambers Gresham & Sumter PA, Center for Death Penalty Litigation
  • Andrew J. Pincus , Mayer Brown LLP, US Supreme Court Practitioner, Yale Law School US Supreme Court Advocacy Clinic
  • Ronald J. Allen , Professor of Law at Northwestern University, internationally recognized expert in the fields of evidence, procedure, and constitutional law.

Moderated by Terri L. Mascherin, Partner, Jenner & Block LLP