Friday, April 11, 2014

Law, History, and the Enslaved Family

Keynote Speaker:

Annette Gordon-Reed ’84, Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School; Professor of History at Harvard University

Corporate Governance Today: The Battle for the Soul of the Boardroom


Bob Clark ’72, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor and Austin Wakeman Scott Professor of Law


Preeta Bansal ’89, former Global General Counsel of Litigation & Regulatory Affairs at HSBC Holdings plc; Visiting Scholar at Harvard Law School

Sam Caspersen ’99, Managing Director, Brock Capital

Isaac Corr ’89, Visiting Scholar and Lecturer, Harvard Law School

Mark Gordon ’94, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Brad S. Karp ’84, Chairman, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison

Crimes and Misdemeanors: Contemporary Careers in Criminal Justice


Ronald S. Sullivan Jr. ’94, Director, Harvard Criminal Justice Institute; Clinical Professor of Law


Daniel Adams ’09, Associate, Latham & Watkins, LLP

Antonia M. Apps LL.M. ’94, Assistant United States Attorney, Southern District of New York

Loretta E. Lynch ’84, United States Attorney, Eastern District of New York

Current Challenges in Institutional Investing


Holger Spamann LL.M. ’01 S.J.D. ’09, Assistant Professor of Law


Nicole Arnaboldi ’84, Vice Chairman, Asset Management, Credit Suisse

Joseph (Jody) A. LaNasa III ’94, Managing Partner, Serengeti Asset Management

David Sorkin ’84, Member and General Counsel, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P.

Marc B. Wolpow ’84, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Audax Group

Choosing Public Service: Giving Voice to the Choice


Carol S. Steiker ’86, Henry J. Friendly Professor of Law and Special Advisor for Public Service


Judge Lisa Foster ’84 (Ret.), Judicial Fellow, Senator Edward J. Markey

Naomi Koshi ’09, Mayor of Otsu, Japan

Susan D. Page ’89, United States Ambassador to the Republic of South Sudan

Melvin F. Williams, Jr. ’89, Deputy General Counsel, United States Small Business Administration

Saturday, April 12, 2014

A Conversation with the Dean


Nicole Arnaboldi ’84, Vice Chairman, Asset Management, Credit Suisse


Martha Minow, Morgan and Helen Chu Dean and Professor

Constitutional Personae

Keynote Speaker:

Cass R. Sunstein ’78, Robert Walmsley University Professor

Creative Entrepreneurship: Intellectual Property and the Next Big Thing


Jonathan Zittrain ’95, Professor of Law; Vice Dean for Library and Information Resources; Faculty Co-Director, Berkman Center for Internet and Society; Professor of Computer Science, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences; Professor, Harvard John F. Kennedy School of Government


Steven Abt ’09, Co-Founder & CEO of Caskers, LLC

Dale Cendali ’84, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Yadin Kaufmann ’84, Founding Partner, Sadara Ventures

Dale LeFebvre ’99, Chairman Investments

Scott Malkin ’83, Chairman of S D Malkin Properties and Value Retail PLC; Co-Chairman of Value Retail China

Frank A. Rodriguez ’89, Founder, Chairman, and CLO of Corporate Creations

International Human Rights: Perspectives from Practitioners


Tyler R. Giannini, Co-Director, Human Rights Program; Co-Director, International Human Rights Clinic; Clinical Professor

Susan H. Farbstein ’04, Director, International Human Rights Clinic; Assistant Clinical Professor


Rangita de Silva de Alwis LL.M. ’94 S.J.D. ’97, Director, Global Women’s Leadership Initiative, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Maina Kiai LL.M. ’89, United Nations Special Rapporteur, Freedoms of Peaceful Assembly and of Association

Aminta Ossom ’09, Crowley Fellow in International Human Rights at the Leitner Center for International Law and Justice

Leadership in Law Firms: Innovating in Challenging Times


Scott Westfahl ’88, Professor of Practice and Faculty Director of HLS Executive Education


Brian A. Glasser ’94, Founding Partner, Bailey & Glasser, LLP

Christopher L. Mann ’89, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Michael Solow ’84, Co-Chairman and Managing Partner Kaye Scholer LLP