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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

All Day Event
Event: IPLP 'January in Tucson' Program
Repeats daily until 01/24/14

 The Indigenous Peoples Law & Policy Program presents 'January in Tucson' at the James E. Rogers College of Law.

For more info, check this site:  http://www.indigenousgovernance.net/january-in-tucson/


Location: College of Law


All Day Event
Event: George Rountree - Executive in Residence
Repeats daily until 01/23/14

George Rountree (JD '60, BA, 55), Rountree Losee, Wilmington, NC, will be 'Executive in Residence' at Arizona Law.  Mr. Rountree will participate in classes, meet with faculty and students, and participate in University events during his stay in Tucson, January 15-23.

Mr. Rountree's primary areas of practice include admiralty and maritime, arbitration, business law and planning, corporate, ligation, mediation, and wills/trusts/estates.  In addition to his may professional achievements and honors, Mr. Rountree is listed in The Best Lawyers in America and is an inductee into the Hall of Fame of the Norht Carolina Bar Association.  

Location: College of Law


9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Event: Communications Group Meeting
Repeats weekly until 06/30/14

 Communications Group weekly meeting - Sullivan Room, #272.


Contact:  Nancy Stanley, 626-9223

Location: Sullivan Room, #272


12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Event: ABA Public Lawyer Career Program - Pizza Lunch!

Each year the American Bar Association Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division hosts this exciting event. Please join moderator Ted Campagnolo, Esq.(Arizona Assistant Attorney General, Fraud & Special Prosecutions Section)and a panel of public attorneys offices. Each panelist will discuss their public sector job, responsibilities, how they found their position, and relevant employment history. Panelists include 1. Troy Larkin, Esq. - Attorney for Office of Assistant Chief Counsel, US Customs & Border Protection 2. Art Aguilar, Esq. - Assistant US Attorney 3. Tamara Mulembo, Esq. - Deputy Public Defender 4. Mike Rankin, Esq. - Tucson City Attorney 5. Daniel Jurkowitz, Esq. - Deputy County Attorney, Pima County Attorney's Office, Civil Division 6. Nicholle Harris - Gust Rosenfeld, Phoenix (represents municipalities; formerly Assistant AG) 7. Regina Nassen, Esq. - Deputy County Attorney, Pima County Attorney's Office, Civil Division PIZZA LUNCH WILL BE SERVED!

Location: Room 156 Department: Career Development Office


12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Event: LLM in Chinese Commercial Law from Fudan University (Information Session)

Come learn how you can spend a year in Shanghai and earn a LLM in Chinese Commercial Law from Fudan University Law School - and still graduate from law school with a JD (and the LLM) in only three years.

Meet and hear from Dean Xiaoxia Sun, Vice Dean Weijie Pan, Vice Dean Wei Wang and Assistant Dean Yonghua Song about Fudan University School of Law

LUNCH PROVIDED!  RSVP - lopezb@email.arizona.edu

Location: Room 237 - Faculty Lounge


12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Event: Volunteer Lawyers Program's Spring Semester Sign-Up Meeting


The Volunteer Lawyers Program's Spring Semester Sign-Up Meeting will be held in Room 118 on Wednesday, January 15 at 12:15-1:00 p.m.

This spring, the VLP will offer volunteer opportunities at the Service Center Project, Domestic Relations Project, Bankruptcy Reaffirmation Hearing Project, and Minor Guardianship Court Project.  You can pick up the following two documents in Room 150D (Student Services) at the College of Law :  1)the spring semester schedule, which includes training and project dates, and instructions regarding how to sign up; and 2)the spring brochure with information about each project.

Please send your sign-up email to students@vlparizona.org no later than 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 16.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email either Melissa Spiller (mspiller@sazlegalaid. org) or the VLP student coordinators.


Location: Room 118