2018 Law Forum: Criminal Justice at the Crossroads
March 15, 2018
WASHINGTON – Georgetown Law will host a panel about the issues surrounding criminal justice reform on Tuesday, March 20.
A panel of criminal justice experts including Georgetown Law’s David Cole, Vida Johnson and Shon Hopwood, will discuss issues surrounding criminal justice reform including legislation, sentencing, and rehabilitation.
This event is sponsored by the Georgetown Law Office of Admissions.
The Honorable Ronna Beck – Associate Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Avis Buchanan – Director of the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia
David Cole – Hon. George J. Mitchell Professor in Law and Public Policy, Georgetown Law; National Legal Director of the American Civil Liberties Union
Holly Harris – Executive Director of the Justice Action Network
Vida Johnson – Professor from Practice, Georgetown Law; former supervising attorney in the Trial Division of the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia
David Safavian – Deputy Director of the American Conservative Union Foundation’s Center for Criminal Justice Reform
Michael Santos – Prison consultant and criminal justice reform advocate
Adam Schwartz – Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Columbia
Shon Hopwood (moderator) – Associate Professor of Law, Georgetown Law
Tuesday, March 20
7:30– 8:30 p.m.
Georgetown University Law Center
600 New Jersey Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20001
Media interested in attending should contact firstname.lastname@example.org.