Clerks at 100 Academic Symposium

The National Constitution Center and The George Washington Law Review host a free public symposium focusing on the institution of Supreme Court clerkships.

1 p.m.: Clerkship Experiences

  • John Elwood, Partner and Head of the Appellate and Supreme Court Practice, Arnold & Porter (Justice Kennedy)
  • Justice Leondra Kruger, Associate Justice, California Supreme Court (Justice Stevens)
  • Jane E. Nitze, Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (Justices Gorsuch and Sotomayor)
  • Rory Little, Visiting Professor of Law, Yale Law School; Professor of Law, UC Hastings College of the Law (Justices Brennan, Burger, Powell, Stevens, and Stewart)
  • Moderator: Kannon K. Shanmugam, Chair of the Supreme Court and Appellate Practice Group and Managing Partner of the Washington, D.C. Office, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison (Justice Scalia)

2 p.m.: Life After Clerking

  • The Honorable Cheryl Ann Krause, Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (Justice Kennedy)
  • Julius Genachowski, Managing Director, The Carlyle Group (Justices Brennan and Souter)
  • Gretchen Rubin, Author and Host, Happier podcast (Justice O’Connor)
  • Thiru Vignarajah, Partner, DLA Piper (Justice Breyer)
  • Moderator: Joshua Matz, Counsel, Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP (Justice Kennedy)

3 p.m.: Clerkships and the Constitution

  • The Honorable Jeffrey Sutton, Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (Justice Scalia)
  • The Honorable Diane Wood, Chief Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit (Justice Blackmun)
  • Moderator: Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO, National Constitution Center

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