May 3, 2022

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Eastern Time

ACS Washington, DC: Congressional Investigations and the January 6th Committee

What authority does Congress have to investigate the January 6th attack on the Capitol, and what challenges does it face? Panelists will explain the basic mechanics of congressional investigations, the actions taken by the January 6th Committee to date, and the legal issues that will determine how the investigation proceeds.


Barbara McQuade, Professor from Practice and ACS Faculty Advisor, University of Michigan Law School; Member, ACS Michigan Lawyer Chapter Board of Advisors

Daniel Noble, Partner, Finn Dixon & Herling LLP

Jeannie Rhee, Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Conor Shaw, Deputy Policy Director and Senior Advisor, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington

Moderated by:

Caleb Hayes-Deats, Partner, MoloLamken LLP; Board Member, ACS Washington, DC Lawyer Chapter

The American Constitution Society is a State Bar of California approved CLE provider. This event has been approved for 1.0 hour of California MCLE credit.

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