Insights in Bankruptcy Practice

With Judge Robert E. Nugent, Chief Judge (L'80), U. S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Kansas & Judge Cynthia A. Norton (L'84), U. S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Missouri
Do not miss this opportunity to meet two distinguished graduates of KU Law and learn about bankruptcy practice, serving as a federal judge, and what judges look for from attorneys and potential clerks. Judges Nugent and Norton were leading practitioners before joining the bench, bring great insights and want to meet you, the next generation of lawyers coming out of KU. If you know you want to practice in bankruptcy, if you think you might someday, if you have no idea if you want to or don't even know what a bankruptcy practice is, this is a must attend meeting. Lunch will be served.
February 28, 2013
12:30 pm - 01:30 pm
Green Hall, 106
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