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Exceptional Guest Speakers 

We're proud to introduce the 2019-2020 lineup of speakers at Richmond Law. For more information, please contact Jessica Erickson, Associate Dean for Faculty Development. 

James Forman

Order of the Coif Guest Lecturer

September 12, 2019
James Forman Jr.
Yale Law School
Confronting Mass Incarceration

Akhil Amar

John Bingham Lecturer

October 10, 2019
Akhil Amar
Yale Law School
The Civil War, Reconstruction, and the
Fourteenth Amendment

James Grenier

Emroch Lecture Guest Speaker

March 25, 2020
James Greiner
Harvard Law School
Evidence-Based Law

 Emroch Lecture Series

Keith Hylton

September 6, 2019
Keith N. Hylton
Boston University School of Law
Selling Out: An Instrumentalist Theory of Legal Ethics

Gerald Rosenberg

September 20, 2019
Gerald N. Rosenberg
University of Chicago School of Law
Constitutional Rights, Markets, and the Role of Intense
Minorities in the U.S. Political System: The Case of Abortion

Brandon Hasbrouck

October 18, 2019
Brandon Hasbrouck
Washington & Lee School of Law
Prosecutorial Discretion and "The Sunken Place"

Jessica Flanigan

January 17, 2020
Jessica Flanigan
University of Richmond Jepson School of Leadership
The Ethics of Quality Immunity

Florencia Marotta-Wurgler

January 24, 2020
Florencia Marotta-Wurgler
New York University School of Law
Contracting for Personal Information

Myrisha Lewis

January 31, 2020
Myrisha Lewis
William & Mary School of Law
The Coming Age of Gene Editing: Medical Promise, 
Regulation, and the Revival of Decades of Debate

Katherine Franke

February 14, 2020
Katherine Franke
Columbia Law School
Reparations for Slavery/Repair: Redeeming the Promise
of Abolition

Rachel Barkow

February 21, 2020
Rachel E. Barkow
New York University School of Law
Prisoners of Politics: Breaking the Cycle of Mass Incarceration

Erika Douglas

February 28, 2020
Erika Douglas
Temple University School of Law
Data Access Remedies in Antitrust and Privacy Law

 

Colloquy Series Archives

2018-2019 Season

  • Kevin Haeberle, William & Mary Law School
  • Lily Batchelder, New York University School of Law
  • Seema Kakade, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • Dayna Bowen Matthew, University of Virginia School of Law
  • Pamela Bookman, Temple University Beasley School of Law
  • Suja Thomas, University of Illinois College of Law
  • Tracey Meares, Yale Law School
  • James R. Hines Jr., University of Michigan Law School
  • Sharon Dolovich, UCLA School of Law
  • Michelle Wilde Anderson, Stanford Law School
  • Samuel Bray, The University of Notre Dame Law School

2017-2018 Season

  • Rose Cuison Villazor, UC Davis School of Law
  • Frederick Tung, Boston University School of Law
  • Erwin Chemerinsky, UC Berkeley School of Law
  • Colleen Shanahan, Temple University School of Law
  • Jeffrey Segal, Stony Brook University
  • Sarah Lawsky, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
  • Kevin Haeberle, William & Mary Law School
  • Sharon Dolovich, UCLA School of Law
  • Melissa Murray, UC Berkeley School of Law
  • Judith Resnik, Yale Law School

2016-2017 Season

  • Ganesh Sitaraman, Vanderbilt Law School
  • Russell Gold, Wake Forest University School of Law
  • Michael Pappas, University of Maryland School of Law
  • Lauren Ouziel, Temple University School of Law
  • Akhil Reed Amar, Yale Law School
  • Patricia J. Williams, Columbia Law School
  • Jeanne Fromer, New York University School of Law
  • Frederick Tung, Boston University School of Law
  • Pamela S. Karlan, Stanford Law School
  • Douglas A. Berman, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
  • Jeffrey M. Hirsch, University of North Carolina School of Law
  • Vicki C. Jackson, Harvard Law School

2015-2016 Season

  • Saul Levmore, University of Chicago Law School
  • David Skeel, University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • Margo Bagley, University of Virginia Law School
  • Orin Kerr, George Washington University Law School
  • Franco Ferrari, New York University School of Law
  • Jennifer Lee, Temple University School of Law
  • Jenny Carroll, The University of Alabama School of Law
  • J.B. Ruhl, Vanderbilt Law School
  • Sarah Rajec, William & Mary Law School
  • Russell McClain, University of Maryland School of Law
  • Abigail Perdue, Wake Forest School of Law
  • Marc Spindelman, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law