Texas and the SCOTUS: A Civil Rights Crossroads
February 2, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Event Location:
University of Texas School of Law
727 E. Dean Keeton St.
Austin, TX 78705
  
Details: Join ACS and TJCLCR for a presentation focusing on Fisher I & II (affirmative action); Evenwel (one person, one vote); Inclusive Communities (Fair Housing Act case); and Northwest Austin v. Municipal Utility District No. 1 (VRA). Lunch provided!

The event will feature Debo Adegbile and Madhu Chugh, both of WilmerHale.

Mr. Adegbile served as senior counsel for the Senate Judiciary Committee and spent more than a decade working for the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund. Now a partner at WilmerHale, Mr. Adegbile argued before the Supreme Court in Shelby County and Northwest Austin Municipal Utility District Number One.

Madhu Chugh, counsel at WilmerHale, served as the director of health care policy for the Kerry–Edwards campaign and worked on healthcare policy for Senator Edward Kennedy. She is an alumna of The University of Texas and a recipient of the 2013 Outstanding Young Texas Ex Award.

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