State & Local Government

2019 Annual Meeting Highlights

San Francisco, CA

San Francisco, CA

In case you missed it — or even if you attended — highlights of our Section of State & Local Government Law annual meeting can be found below:

19th Amendment Then & Now: Lessons for the 21st Century

Take a Bite Out of Blight - Problem Properties

  • Post-industrial cities like Philadelphia, Detroit, and New Orleans are each plagued by tens of thousands of blighted properties, but  remedying the problem is rarely straightforward. Listen to the conversation on in this On the Road podcast from Legal Talk Network.

Jefferson Fordham Awards

  • Daniel J. Curtin, Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award
    Frank Schnidman, former Distinguished Professor of Urban and Regional Planning, and former John M. DeGrove Eminent Scholar Chair, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL (read acceptance speech)
  • Advocacy Award
    C. Elisia Frazier, Managing Deputy City Attorney, City of Atlanta Law Department
  • Law Office Accomplishment Award
    Knox County Public Defender's Community Law Office (see blog)
    Knoxville, TN

Knick overrules Williamson County: What Does It Mean for Eminent Domain?


Find our complete 2019 annual meeting schedule