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The Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Distinguished Lecture on Women and the Law
Justice Ginsburg: The Uniqueness of Her Voice; Presentation of Association Medal to Justice Ginsburg

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 6:00 pm-8:30 pm


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Please join us as Nancy Gertner, Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School and former Judge, U.S. District Court of Massachusetts, delivers the Annual Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Distinguished Lecture on Women and the Law. She is also the author of In Defense of Women: Memoirs of an Unrepentant Advocate,which documents her struggle to succeed personally and professionally as she fought her way through the “boys' club” while working on benchmark cases. At the Lecture Justice Ginsburg will be presented with the Association Medal for her exceptional contributions to the honor and standing of the bar in this community.

Reception at 6:00pm, lecture at 7:00pm.

Welcome by:
Carey R. Dunne
President, New York City Bar

Presentation of the Association Medal to Justice Ginsburg by:
Hon. Sidney H. Stein
U.S. District Court (SDNY)

Acceptance of the Association Medal and Introduction by:
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Supreme Court of the United States

Lecture by:
Nancy Gertner
Professor of Practice, Harvard Law School

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The fee is $100 for members, $150 for non-members, and $50 for government/non-profit lawyers.

 

Event Location: 42 West 44th St. (bet. 5th & 6th Ave.)