Yale Law School Events

February 17, 2020

February 17 Monday

Capital Defense, Trial Advocacy, and Mitigation: A Q&A with Kristen Nelson

  • 12:00PM to 1:00PM
  • SLB Room 129

The Capital Assistance Project (CAP) invites you to a Q&A with Kristen Nelson, Director of the Powell Project, an organization that aims to empower defense counsel in trial level capital cases by equipping teams with nationally recognized skills and best practices. Kristen Nelson previously worked at the Public Defender Service in D.C.

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February 17 Monday

re·o·ri·en·ta·tion -- How To Approach Your Writing Requirements

  • 12:00PM to 1:10PM
  • SLB Room 127

This session will address common questions from students on how to plan for your SAW/Substantial Paper. Panelists will also cover research and writing tips for your required writing assignments.

You must RSVP in order to receive a lunch.

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February 17 Monday

Constitutional Attacks in India

  • 12:00PM to 1:00PM
  • SLB Room 120

'Constitutional Attacks in India' will feature two constitutional law scholars, Professors Tarunabh Khaitan and Faizan Mustafa, and human rights lawyer Aman Wadud. The three will discuss recent developments in India that have caused massive protests and sparked a dialogue on discrimination, identity, and the Indian Constitution.

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