Developing a Career in Bankruptcy Law

03/21/2018 - 12:10
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Developing a Career in Bankruptcy Law
Category: Current Students
Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time: 12:10pm
Location: Room 357, Eckstein Hall
Access: Current Law Students
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On Wednesday, March 21st, esteemed, retired federal judges and current practitioners will share their experiences in the bankruptcy law practice, the challenges they faced as racial and gender minorities in the field, and the steps they took to become successful. The speakers will also provide invaluable insight on what drew them into the practice and what skills students need to break into this area of the law. Students and faculty are invited to attend. 

Speakers: 

  • Judge Margaret "Dee" McGarity (ret.), U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • Judge Charles N. Clevert, Jr. (ret.), U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • Attorney Titiana Whitten, Whitten Law Offices

Sponsored by the Wisconsin Association of African-American Lawyers (WAAL) and Marquette University Law School's Black Law Students Association (BLSA). 

Lunch will be provided by the Wisconsin Association of African-American Lawyers. 

PARKING & DIRECTIONS

Room 357, Eckstein Hall
1215 W. Michigan Street