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Celebrating the Career of Jonathan Varat


Date/Time :4/19/2013 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location :UCLA School of Law, Room 1457
Address :385 Charles E. Young Drive East, Los Angeles, CA, 90095
Description :

Celebrating the Career of Jonathan Varat

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* Please RSVP to Rusty Klibaner at 310-206-2842 or at klibaner@law.ucla.edu *

Schedule:
 
10:00 am:  Welcome, Opening Remarks (Rachel F. Moran, Dean and Michael J. Connell Distinguished Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law)
 
Panel 1
10:30 am – 12:00 pm:  Jon Varat, Constitutional Scholar
 
Moderator:  Evan H. Caminker (Dean, Branch Rickey Collegiate Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School)
Vikram D. Amar (Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Law, UC Davis School of Law)
Robert D. Goldstein (Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law)
Steven H. Shiffrin (Charles Frank Reavis Sr. Professor of Law, Cornell University Law School)
 
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm:  Lunch, The Honorable Raymond C. Fisher (Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit)
 
Panel 2
1:15 pm – 2:45 pm:  Jon Varat, Teacher and Mentor
 
Moderator:  Devon W. Carbado (Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law)
Cliff Gardner, Class of ’80 (Founding Partner, Law Offices of Cliff Gardner)
David Kowal, Class of ’96 (Assistant U.S. Attorney, Central District of California)
            Amy Lucas, Class of ’08 (Associate, O’Melveny & Meyers)
Karen Lorang, Class of ’12 (Judicial Clerk, Judge Andrew Kleinfeld, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit)
 
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm:  Break
 
Panel 3
3:00 pm – 4:45 pm:  Jon Varat, Dean and Institutional Star
 
Moderator and Panelist:  Ann E. Carlson (Shirley Shapiro Professor of Environmental Law, Faculty Co-Director, Emmett Center on Climate Change and the Environment, UCLA School of Law)
Charles Cannon (Assistant Dean of Development and External Affairs, UC Irvine School of Law)
Sean M. Pine (Assistant Dean for Curriculum and Registration, UCLA School of Law)
Charles R. Williams (President, Williams & Associates; Member, Founders Council, Williams Institute)
 
4:45 pm – 5:00 pm:  Concluding Remarks
 
Ann E. Carlson
Jonathan D. Varat
 
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm:  Cocktail Reception