Northwestern Law Alumni Club of Milwaukee Faculty Presentation

The Northwestern Law Alumni Club of Milwaukee invites you to attend "The History of Law Through Rare Books" with Professor Emily Kadens on April 2nd.

Event Details:
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
12:00 – 1:00 PM

Foley & Lardner LLP
777 East Wisconsin Ave
40th Floor
Milwaukee, WI 53202

$15 Per Person
Boxed lunch will be provided.

Program Description:
In this presentation, Professor Kadens will highlight some of the fascinating pieces in the Law School’s extensive Rare Books collection. The Library of Northwestern University School of Law ranks among the sixth largest libraries in the United States and has the largest legal collection in Chicago.

Faculty Biography:
Professor Kadens joined the Northwestern faculty in 2013.  Prior to coming to Northwestern, she taught at the University of Texas at Austin, where she was the Baker and Botts Professor in Law.  Kadens specializes in pre-modern European legal history. In 2012, Kadens was a Kluge Fellow at the Library of Congress doing research on medieval theories of custom and for the Spring Semester of 2013 she received the Richard & Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant at George Washington University Law School. Her current research focuses on the historical problem of how custom functioned as law, the history of bankruptcy, and early modern commercial law.

Special thanks to Foley & Lardner for providing space for this event.

Please contact or 312.503.1793 with questions.

Refund requests must be received 48 hours in advance.