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Alabama Law Review Symposium

February 24, 2023

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Alabama Law Review Symposium 2023

“Our History, Our Future”

Friday, February 24, 2023

9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

In recognition of the landmark 150th Anniversary of The University of Alabama School of Law and the 50th Anniversary of the first African-American graduates of the School of Law, speakers will come together to discuss the struggles of the past and how changes in legal education came to be, along with an examination of what the model of legal education should be to fit an evolving world.

Panels and presentations will include:

  • An overview of the first 150 years of The University of Alabama School of Law
  • A panel discussion of the evolution of legal education across the country
  • Keynote Address by the Honorable U.W. Clemon entitled, “Using the Past to Improve our Future”
  • A panel discussion of how to make legal education more accessible to all
  • A panel discussing the relationship between legal academia and policy