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Virtual SJCC: The Legacy of Justice Ginsburg & the Supreme Court
October 20 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Explore the legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the role the Supreme Court plays in our day-to-day lives, and learn about the Supreme Court nomination and confirmation process.
This virtual event is free, but please register below.
Explore the legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the role the Supreme Court plays in our day-to-day lives, and learn about the Supreme Court nomination and confirmation process with Dr. Dana Raigrodski, lecturer at the University of Washington School of Law. Join this dynamic conversation and learn how our lives have been shaped, and will continue to be shaped, by decisions made in the Supreme Court. Together, we will look back on history and apply understanding moving forward.
About the Speaker:
Dr. Dana Raigrodski is an Assistant Teaching Professor and Director of the General Law LL.M. program at the University of Washington School of Law. She is also the Director of the Summer Institute in Transnational Law and Practice. She serves as a Commissioner on the Washington State Supreme Court Gender & Justice Commission and serves on the Executive Committee of the International Practice Section of the WSBA. Dr. Raigrodski’s scholarship and research interests examine human trafficking, migration and globalization, criminal procedure and jurisprudence, feminist legal theories, and comparative legal studies. She teaches courses on law and globalization, transnational law, American legal system and research methods, feminist jurisprudence, and critical perspectives on the law.
Prior to joining academia, Dr. Raigrodski practiced law for the Israeli Defense Forces Military Advocate General Staff Command in Tel Aviv, serving as a military prosecutor and legal counselor. She holds an LL.B. magna cum laude, from Tel Aviv University and an LL.M. with distinction and an SJD from Tulane University. She is a member of the New York and the Israel Bar.