CALLING ALL SECTION MEMBERS
We invite you to attend our 2020 Fall Council Meeting. If you want to become active, but are unsure where to start, join us next week as we discuss the civil rights & social justice issues that 2020 has presented us with and how CRSJ plans to address them.
DOWNLOAD THE FULL SCHEDULE (PDF)
Screening of the HBO Documentary, The Undocumented Lawyer
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 7:00 p.m. EDT
In partnership with Optimist Films and the ABA Commission on Immigration, CRSJ is offering a week-long screening of the unreleased HBO documentary, from Oct. 18-24. The Section will kick off its Fall Meeting by hosting a live Q&A with Lizbeth herself, as well as the filmmakers and other immigration experts. Event Details & Registration →
Committee Leader Networking
Friday, Oct. 23, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EDT
During one-hour roundtable discussion, leaders from the Section's 21 substantive committees have the opportunity to discuss projects, collaboration, and goals for the new bar year. Leaders also will share and learn from one another on best practices for committee engagement. Come with ideas and questions!
The Civil Rights Lawyer: Perspectives on the Profession
Friday, Oct. 23, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. EDT
Held in conjunction with CRSJ's quarterly Council meetings, this four-part professional series will provide insights and perspectives about pursuing a career in the realm of civil rights law. Panelists will discuss their career trajectories and lessons learned in their work to advance civil rights. Register Here →
Business Meetings (Join links provided below)
Our Section's Council Meeting provides additional opportunities to learn about our committee work and Section projects as well as expand your network and exchange ideas with fellow legal professionals. The Section's Fall Council Meeting will be held on Friday, Oct. 23, from 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT, and Saturday, Oct. 24, from 11:30 a.m - 2:30 p.m. EDT.