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Summit Welcome and Opening Remarks

The Economic Justice Summit of the American Bar Association Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice began with a morning welcome and overview from Section Chair Juan R. Thomas, Georgetown University Law Center Dean William M. Treanor, and Georgetown University Law Center Professor Peter B. Edelman.


  • Juan R. Thomas – Chair, ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice; Of Counsel, Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A.
  • William M. Treanor – Dean and Executive Vice President, Georgetown University Law Center; Paul Regis Dean Leadership Chair and Professor of Law; Georgetown University Law Center
  • Peter B. Edelman – Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Law and Public Policy; Georgetown University Law Center; Faculty Director, Center on Poverty and Inequality; Georgetown University Law Center

Thank You to our Partners

Summit Supporters: Truist, Georgetown University Law Center, DC Bar, American Tax Policy Institute, ABA Section of Taxation, Hip Hop Caucus, Francine J. Lipman & James E. Williamson, Gwendolyn Keyes Fleming

Summit Co-Sponsors: ABA Business Law Section, ABA Center for Public Interest Law, ABA Commission on Homelessness and Poverty, ABA Criminal Justice Section, ABA Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law, ABA Section of State and Local Government Law, ABA Young Lawyers Division

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