Stephen Ellmann Clinical Theory Workshop

Stephen Ellmann Clinical Theory Workshop

The Stephen Ellmann Clinical Theory Workshop provides clinical legal educators with the opportunity to discuss legal scholarship exploring issues of clinical pedagogy, lawyering theory, substantive law, and empirical analysis that are relevant to clinical legal education. The Stephen Ellmann Clinical Theory Workshop is named in honor of Stephen J. Ellmann, a law professor, scholar, and advocate of clinical legal education, who founded the Clinical Theory Workshop in 1985. The Workshop is jointly sponsored by the City University of New York School of Law, Fordham Law School, New York Law School, and New York University School of Law. 


Schedule for 2019 - 2020:

September 20, 2019 at 2:00 pm
New York University School of Law
Vanderbilt Hall, Room 208
Presenters:
Sameer Ashar, Vice Dean for Experiential Learning and Professor of Law, UCLA Law School
Wendy Bach, Professor of Law, University of Tennessee College of Law

Paper:  Critical Theory and Clinic Stance 


October 15, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Fordham University School of Law
Half-Baked Ideas Dinner


November 15, 2019 at 2:00 pm
The City University of New York Law School
Room 1/204
Presenters:
Elizabeth Cooper, Associate Professor of Law; Faculty Director of the Feerick Center for Social Justice, Fordham University School of Law
Elizabeth Maresca, Clinical Professor of Law, Fordham University School of Law

Paper:  Achieving Social Justice Through Clinic Collaboration


January 17, 2020 at 2:00 pm
Fordham University School of Law
Presenter:  Nicole Smith Futrell, Associate Professor and  Co-Director, Defenders Clinic, The City University of New York Law School
Paper:  Pragmatic Idealism?: Teaching Abolition of the Criminal Legal System in a Criminal Defense Clinic


February 11, 2020 at 5:00 pm
New York Law School
W202
Half-Baked Ideas Dinner


March 20, 2020 at 2:00 pm
New York University School of Law
Furman Hall, Lester Pollack Colloquium, 9th Floor
Presenter:
Erika Wilson, Thomas Willis Lambeth Distinguished Professor in Public Policy, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law
Paper:  Monopolizing Whiteness