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April 19, 2016

Influential Voices with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

12:00 p.m.

The Case Against the Supreme Court

Seattle University School of Law
is proud to present

Erwin Chemerinsky
Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law
at the University of California, Irvine School of Law

The Case Against the Supreme Court

Tuesday, April 19
Room C5, Sullivan Hall, Noon
Book signing and reception to follow

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

Erwin Chemerinsky is the founding Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law, and Raymond Pryke Professor of First Amendment Law, at the University of California, Irvine School of Law, with a joint appointment in Political Science. His areas of expertise are constitutional law, federal practice, civil rights and civil liberties, and appellate litigation. He is the author of eight books, including The Case Against the Supreme Court published in 2014, and more than 200 articles in top law reviews. He frequently argues cases before the nation’s highest courts, including the United States Supreme Court, and also serves as a commentator on legal issues for national and local media. He writes a weekly column for the Orange County Register, monthly columns for the ABA Journal and the Daily Journal, and frequent op-eds in newspapers across the country. In January 2014, National Jurist magazine named Dean Chemerinsky as the most influential person in legal education in the United States. Chemerinsky holds a law degree from Harvard Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University.