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“The Lawyer’s Role in Deliberative Democracy”
CISCDR Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence Lecture
Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Conflict and Dispute Resolution
SEP 27, 2005
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Moot Court Room (A59)

Speaker Information
Carrie J. Menkel-MeadowCarrie J. Menkel-Meadow, Professor of Law and A.B. Chettle, Jr., Chair in Dispute Resolution and Civil Procedure, Georgetown University Law Center

Professor Menkel-Meadow is a national expert in alternative dispute resolution, the legal profession and legal ethics, clinical legal education, feminist legal theory, and women in the legal profession. She currently chairs the CPR (Conflict Prevention and Resolution)-Georgetown Commission on Ethics and Standards in Alternative Dispute Resolution and directs the Georgetown Hewlett Fellowship Program in Conflict Resolution and Problem-Solving. Professor Menkel-Meadow is co-editor-in-chief of the Journal of Legal Education and The International Journal of Law in Context. She has authored and co-authored several books, including Dispute Processing and Conflict Resolution: Theory, Practice and Policy (2004), plus penned over one hundred articles. She also serves on numerous boards of public interest organizations and the editorial boards of journals in dispute resolution, law and social science and feminism, currently sitting on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the American Bar Foundation. In addition to her scholarship, research, and teaching, Professor Menkel-Meadow often serves as a mediator and arbitrator in public and private settings and has trained lawyers and mediators in the United States and on five continents.
Additional Information
Free and open to the public. Reception following lecture.

One hour of CLE credit will be available at no charge.
*NOTE: This lecture was approved for 1 hour CLE credit in PROFESSIONALISM

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