April 16, 2019
Nelson, who will visit Texas Law as a G. Rollie White Scholar in Residence, to speak on "Access to Democracy: Race, Citizenship, & Voting"
April 10, 2019
MALDEF's Thomas Saenz to speak on "Latino and Immigrant Rights in the Trump Era"
February 21, 2019
Meet Kathleen Rubenstein, Associate Director of the Skadden Foundation
November 13, 2018
Chandy to deliver address entitled “#MeToo, TIME’S UP Legal Defense Fund, & The Resistance: Using Litigation to Protect the Rule of Law”
September 27, 2018
September 7, 2018
An event for new students exploring lawyering for social change, including an inspiring keynote, a student/alumni panel, and opportunities to connect with like-minded students, faculty, staff and attorneys.
April 2, 2018
Address by Michael Allen, G. Rollie White Scholar in Residence
March 26, 2018
Peter Blanck, chairman of the Burton Blatt Institute at Syracuse University, discusses the American Bar Association's nationwide longitudinal study of biases encountered by disabled and LGBT+ lawyers in the legal profession
February 20, 2018
Leveraging Local Policymaking to Protect Texas Immigrants
February 2, 2018
Public Service Loan Forgiveness in Five Easy Steps
November 7, 2017
Advocating for Children in the Texas Foster Care System: Substantive Due Process and the Right to Healthy Childhood Development
October 26, 2017
A Talk by Stephen Bright, Former Director, Southern Center for Human Rights
April 10, 2017
John Dacey, Arizona attorney and founder of Abolish Private Prisons
February 21, 2017
Toti, lead counsel in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt speaks on “Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt: A Victory for Women, Science & the Rule of Law”
February 14, 2017
G. Rollie White Scholar in Residence Janelle Orsi, Executive Director & Co-Founder of the Sustainable Economies Law Center, will discuss the rapidly changing state of the sharing economy as well as ways in which the sharing economy could be, and in some cases is already, a truly transformative force for social and environmental justice.
January 27, 2017
Public Service Loan Forgiveness in Five Easy Steps
November 1, 2016
"Beyond Bathroom Backlash: The Battle for Transgender Equality"
September 27, 2016
Stevenson, a dynamic speaker and renowned lawyer, has represented capital defendants and prisoners for more than 30 years. He is a faculty member at NYU School of Law and the executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Alabama.
March 29, 2016
Immigration attorney Rachel Tiven will speak on “Personal Pride and Overcoming Prejudice: What Can the LGBT and Immigrant Rights Movements Teach Each Other?”
February 25, 2016
February 9, 2016
Christy E. Lopez, deputy chief, Special Litigation Section, Civil Rights Division, Justice Department, on “Policing the Police: The Federal Government’s Role in Reforming Police Practices.”
November 3, 2015
Civil rights attorney Michael Allen will speak on "Dismantling Segregation: Increasing Opportunity Through Fair Housing."
March 26, 2015
Battling for Immigrants' Rights: Litigation, Advocacy, and Government Service
March 5, 2015
Dale Ho on voter suppression at the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act and his life in the law.
January 30, 2015
January 29, 2015
November 4, 2014
Julia Gordon speaks on stabilizing the housing market and shaping the future of housing finance and her life in the law.
October 24, 2014
Author of "Law of the Jungle" speaks on environmental litigation against Chevron.
April 7, 2014
March 27, 2014
Town of Greece involves legal limits on public prayer in government meetings. Laycock argued before the US Supreme Court on behalf of Galloway last fall.
February 11, 2014
Civil rights attorney Vincent Warren will speak about CCR's New York City stop-and-frisk case.
January 31, 2014
November 7, 2013
Guillory and Garrigan will discuss their class action accusing the City of Tenaha and Shelby County of illegally seizing money and property from black and Latino motorists passing through the town.
October 25, 2013
October 17, 2013
March 19, 2013
Gupta will speak about criminal justice reform and the fight to end over-incarceration.
February 19, 2013
"How Change Happens: The Fight for Elder Justice in the U.S."
February 5, 2013
Herndon will speak about her work using legal advocacy, research, and collaboration to improve opportunities for girls and women.
February 1, 2013
November 12, 2012
A talk by former U.S. Attorney General Ramsey Clark
October 11, 2012
Author of Dead Man Walking: An Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty in the United States
September 27, 2012
Robert Moossy, acting section chief, Criminal Section, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice, addresses federal initiatives, national policy, and best practices to end human trafficking.
March 22, 2012
February 6, 2012
Di Leva will speak about international environmental law, the role of a lawyer at the World Bank, and his work on sustainable development and climate change.
January 27, 2012
November 7, 2011
Lash will speak about the Obama Administration’s Access to Justice Initiative and her work at the federal level to close the justice gap.
March 8–10, 2010
Kathryn S. Fuller, ’76, Chair of the Ford Foundation, Former President and CEO of the World Wildlife Fund, Visits Texas Law as the Inaugural G. Rollie White Public Service Scholar-in-Residence, March 8-10