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June 28, 2023 CHAIR CHAT

Episode 44: Nina A. Kohn

This week's Chair Chat features a discussion with Syracuse University College of Law David M. Levy Professor of Law and CRSJ Elder Affairs Committee Co-Chair Nina A. Kohn about developments in guardianship law and policy. Watch the full chat below!

This Bar year, Section Chair Juan R. Thomas will host esteemed guests and colleagues for a weekly Chair Chat. This platform is designed to bring together legal scholars, advocates, thought leaders and activists committed to fighting for social justice, protecting our democracy, and upholding the rule of law, and to share strategies for tackling the existing and emerging civil rights issues facing our country. 

Guest Speaker

  • Nina A. Kohn,  David M. Levy Professor of Law and Faculty Director of Online Education, Syracuse University College of Law; Visiting Professor, Cornell Law School; Co-Chair, Elder Affairs Committee, ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice


  • Juan R. Thomas, Chair, ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice; Of Counsel, Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A.


ABA Commission on Law and Aging 

National Center for State Courts

Guardianship, Conservatorship, and Other Protective Arrangements Act

State WINGS listing

Ensuring Trust (2018 US Senate Special Committee on Aging Report)

6/27 CRSJ Webinar | Five Mistakes to Avoid in Guardianship Cases

National Center for State Courts Guardianship Resources

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