March 10, 2022

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Eastern Time

Faces of Progressive Lawyering

Furman, Room 212, New York, NY

Join ACS at NYU for a discussion of the many different ways to be a progressive lawyer. Going beyond the public interest/big law dichotomy, our panelists will talk about their experiences in private and public interest firms, public defense, impact litigation, and more! Captioning will be provided. Furthermore, for those in-person, some of the panelists will stick around afterwards for individual networking. 


Panelists will include:

Deborah N. Archer, Professor of Clinical Law and Co-Faculty Director of the Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law; President of the American Civil Liberties Union.

Julia McNally, Adjunct Professor of Clinical Law; Housing Director, The Legal Aid Society, 

Dawn Smalls, Partner, Jenner & Block; Former Board Member, American Constitution Society

Vincent M. Southerland, Assistant Professor of Clinical Law, Director, Criminal Defense and Reentry Clinic, and former Assistant Federal Defender in the Southern District of New York

Rebecca Tinio, Adjunct Professor of Clinical Law; Co-Chief, Civil Frauds Unit, SDNY