Select Lectures & Keynotes

Truman Library Institute, “The Supreme Court in the Age of President Trump,” April 2018, Kansas City, Missouri

Brigham Young University, Law School Commencement, April 2017, Provo, Utah

Yale Poynter Fellowship, address: “The Roberts Supreme Court and Divisions that Define It,” February 2016, New Haven, Connecticut.

Stanford Law School, “Constitutional Conversation,” January 2016, Stanford, California.

American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, annual luncheon address, November 2015, Washington, D.C.

Seventh Circuit Judicial Conference, annual dinner speaker, May 2015, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Honorary Degree recipient, Georgetown University, law school commencement, May 2014, Washington, D.C.

Commencement speaker, Marquette University law school, May 2010, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Honorary Degree recipient.

Keynote Speaker, American Association of Law Librarians, annual meeting, July 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana

Special presenter, American Association of Law Librarians annual meeting. Topic: “The Thurgood Marshall Papers: A Journey Through the Legacy of a Civil Rights Pioneer.”  July 2009. Washington, D.C.,

Featured Speaker, American Bar Association annual conference, August 2006, Honolulu.

Henry J. Abraham honored lecturer, University of Virginia, March 2006, Charlottesville, Virginia.

John Marshall Harlan honored lecturer, University of Louisville, March 2007, Louisville, Kentucky.


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