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Yakama Nation Office of Legal Counsel-Summer Legal Fellowship

Center for Public Service Law Please join us for an informational session on the summer legal Fellowship Program, with a stipend of $7,000 plus housing Speakers: Ethan Jones, Lead Attorney Kate Marckworth (UW Alum( Senior Attorney They will be presenting: An overview of the Confederated Tribes and Bands of Yakama Nation Practicing Federal Indian Law with the Yakama Nation Office of Legal Counsel Discussion of the Yakama National Summer Legal Fellowship RSVP SCS on line. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 119. Event types: Information Sessions. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM.

Gates Public Service Law Speaker Series-Claudia L. Peña

Center for Public Service Law Gates Public Service Law Speaker Series 2019-2020 Presents: Claudia Peña UCLA School of Law November 13, 2019 4:00-5:00 pm Room 138 “Show and Prove!” Performative Politics, Movement Building and Rebellious Legal Training Law school can be a difficult terrain to navigate for public- interest minded law students, activists, organizers and lefties. But just as there is rebellious lawyering, so exists rebellious legal training. Claudia Peña, of UCLA School of Law, will be joining us to share her experience as a community organizer before, during, and after law school. Claudia Peña teaches Introduction to Disability Law and Re-envisioning/Transformative Justice. Her research interests include civil, human, and disability rights as well as trauma-informed lawyering. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 138. Event types: Information Sessions. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Brown & Down MLSA Community Dinner 2019

Student MLSA invites you to enjoy a night of food, drink, and community. Minority students, allies, and everyone else down, please come! Food and beverages served. Partners and children welcome. RSVP Required. RSVP here: bit.ly/brownanddown. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 212. Event types: Meetings. Event sponsors: MLSA. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit bit.ly.

Peggy Browning Fund Labor Workshop

Center for Public Service Law Interested in ADVOCATING FOR WORKPLACE JUSTICE? Join Us! Thursday, November 14th, 2019 12:30 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. University of Washington School of Law Room 127 Kathy Barnard | Principal Partner,Barnard Iglitzin & Lavitt, LLP – PBF Mentor| Moderator Danielle Alvarado | Legal Director, Fair Work Center – PBF Mentor Devon Blevins | Student, University of Washington School of Law | PBF ’19 Stephen Hatton | Student, University of Washington School of Law | PBF ’19 Carson Phillips-Spotts | Associate, Barnard Iglitzin & Lavitt, LLP Ann Marie Skov | Field Attorney, National Labor Relations Board, Region 10 | PBF ’00 Many thanks to University of Washington School of Law for help with this workshop. To learn more about the Peggy Browning Fund visit www.peggybrowningfund.org. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 127. Event types: Information Sessions. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM.

Antitrust Day at UW Law

Center for Advanced Study & Research on Innovation Policy (CASRIP) Antitrust enforcement is a central issue in the today’s news and in the 2020 election campaign. The “big tech” companies are under scrutiny as never before, as some politicians and pundits call for their break up. Are we failing to enforce antitrust laws properly? Do we need new laws? What’s the goal of antitrust law? If you are interested in any aspect of business law, attendance should be a no-brainer. Interested in social policy? Ditto. And if you want free lunch…this is the best deal of the quarter! Hear practicing attorneys talk about antitrust enforcement, the practice of antitrust law in Seattle, and ask provocative questions. RSVP in SCS Online. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 138. Event types: Information Sessions. Target Audience: Law Students. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM. For more info visit law-uw.12twenty.com.

Career Planning Workshop: Networking

Career & Networking Admit it, you know making connections is important for your career but … you’re busy, or intimidated, or overwhelmed by the options. There is no reason meeting people has to be tiring, stressful or awkward. There are a lot of ways to network and they don’t have to be painful. Come to this workshop and learn more about the types of networking common in the legal community and how to prioritize professional socializing to help your career. RSVP ON SCS ONLINE. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 133. Event types: Information Sessions. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit law-uw.12twenty.com.

UW Law Diversity Fellowship Reception

Career & Networking We look forward to partnering with you in your efforts to advance diversity in the legal profession. Bring informational materials to promote your organization’s diversity fellowships to interested law students on campus. Cost for employers: $100 per organization, payment can be made via credit card STUDENTS: Join representatives from local firms that hire 1L Diversity Fellows. Participating firms will be added to this event listing as we receive RSVPs. This session is open to 1L students. RSVP ON SCS ONLINE. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Gallagher Law Library. Event types: Meetings. Target Audience: 1L Law Students, employers. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM. For more info visit cvent.me.

64th Annual Estate Planning Seminar

Join industry leaders and experts from across the country for a deep dive into the world of estate planning. Over a packed two days, speakers will share key insights and need-to-know details on a diverse range of topics, including family estate planning, tips for managing beneficiaries, impacts of new laws and regulations, updates on electronic wills and much more. REGISTRATION RATES $499 - Early-bird registration with electronic coursebook (ends 9/12/19)  $549 - Early-bird registration with printed coursebook (ends 9/12/19)  $549 - Registration with electronic coursebook  $599 - Registration with printed coursebook  ABOUT THE SEMINAR The 64th Annual Estate Planning Seminar is presented by the Estate Planning Council of Seattle and the University of Washington School of Law. QUESTIONS? Email estateps@uw.edu SCHEDULE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18 8:10 -10:10 a.m. | Federal Tax Update , 10:35-11:35 a.m. | Greasing the Squeaky Wheel: Techniques for Managing Difficult Beneficiaries , 12:35- 2:05… Event types: Conferences. Lectures/Seminars. Monday, November 18, 2019 – Tuesday, November 19, 2019. Washington State Convention Center, 705 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101. For more info visit www.seattleestateplanningseminar.com.

PILA Mixer

Center for Public Service Law The Public Interest Law Association is hosting our fall mixer! Come to Optimism Brewing (11158 Broadway), Seattle WA 98122) on November 18th at 6:00pm for a chance to meet and network with local public interest attorneys! Light hors d'oeuvres will be provided. Please RSVP by emailing PILA at pila@uw.edu or Ann Spangler at spangler@uw.edu. Event types: Special Events. Monday, November 18, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Optimism Brewery 1158 Broadway.

Social Justice Tuesday-Building Coalitions and Achieving Environmental Goals

Center for Public Service Law Come join Environmental Law Society to discuss long term strategies to environmental impact litigation! Panelists include:   Amber Penn-Roco –  Galanda Broadman   Katelynn Kinn - Puget Soundkeeper Alliance   Aurora Janke - Counsel for Environmental Protection We will be discussing how to build coalitions and achieve environmental goals. Campus room: 127. Event types: Information Sessions. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Career Insights from a Tech Lawyer

Career & Networking Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: 117. Event types: Information Sessions. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM. For more info visit law-uw.12twenty.com.

Thanksgiving Break

Holidays No classes. Most University offices are closed. Please check with specific offices to confirm. Year: 2019. Quarter: Autumn. Event types: Academics. Thursday, November 28, 2019. For more info visit www.washington.edu.

Thanksgiving Break

Holidays No classes. Most University offices are closed. Please check with specific offices to confirm. Year: 2019. Quarter: Autumn. Event types: Academics. Friday, November 29, 2019. For more info visit www.washington.edu.

Gates Public Service Law Speaker Series-Sara Ainsworth and Legal Voice

Center for Public Service Law Film screening called of film "Personhood" which is about the erosion of a woman's right to choose. Sara Ainsworth will be part of the post film discussion, along with Legal Voice. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 138. Event types: Information Sessions. Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Christmas Day

Holidays No classes. Most University offices are closed. Please check with specific offices to confirm. Year: 2020. Quarter: Winter. Event types: Academics. Wednesday, December 25, 2019. For more info visit www.washington.edu.

New Year's Day

Holidays No classes. Most University offices are closed. Please check with specific offices to confirm. Year: 2020. Quarter: Winter. Event types: Academics. Wednesday, January 1, 2020. For more info visit www.washington.edu.

Social Justice Tuesday-Preparing for Public Service Career Fair

Center for Public Service Law Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 127. Event types: Information Sessions. Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM.

Social Justice Tuesday

Center for Public Service Law Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 127. Event types: Information Sessions. Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Holidays No classes. Most University offices are closed. Please check with specific offices to confirm. Year: 2020. Quarter: Winter. Event types: Academics. Monday, January 20, 2020. For more info visit www.washington.edu.

Social Justice Tuesday-KCBA HOPE Program

Center for Public Service Law Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 127. Event types: Information Sessions. Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM.

Master of Jurisprudence Information Session

Graduate Programs RSVP here: https://forms.gle/X3Y3xZm6v1Qj9FM87 The Master of Jurisprudence (M.J.) program is designed for non-lawyers who seek a deeper knowledge of law and regulations. In one year, students build useful, marketable skills and learn to recognize and respond to legal issues in their professional lives. Learn how the M.J. program can enhance your knowledge and résumé at an information session. Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: 118. Event types: Information Sessions. Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Social Justice Tuesday

Center for Public Service Law Campus location: William H. Gates Hall (LAW). Campus room: Room 127. Event types: Information Sessions. Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM.

Social Justice Tuesday

Center for Public Service Law Campus room: Room 127. Event types: Information Sessions. Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

NW Public Service Career Fair at Seattle U

Center for Public Service Law Event types: Special Events. Friday, February 7, 2020, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Seattle University.

NALSA Salmon Bingo

Center for Public Service Law Campus location: Intellectual House (INT). Event types: Special Events. Friday, February 7, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.