Magna Carta – ABA 2015 London Sessions

14 ianuarie 2015 at 18:09

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REGISTER TODAY! SPACE IS LIMITED AND TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO QUALIFY FOR THE EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION FEE.

After February 10, 2015, the fee increases by $300.

Join your colleagues in London, June 11-15, 2015 for a most unforgettable experience. This is a once-in-a-lifetime celebration of the 800th Anniversary of Magna Carta and guarantees incredible memories for you and your family.

YOUR REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES:

  • Opening Session at Westminster Central Hall
  • Choral Evensong Service at Temple Church
  • Plenary Sessions
  • CLE Sessions (click for more detailed CLE listings)
  • Three Luncheons
  • Three Receptions at historic sights and legally significant venues
  • Transportation to Runnymede for the re-dedication of the ABA Magna Carta Memorial

Guest Registration fee includes:

  • Opening Session at Westminster Central Hall
  • Choral Evensong Service at Temple Church
  • Three Receptions at historic sights and legally significant venues
  • Transportation to Runnymede for the re-dedication of the ABA Magna Carta Memorial

New additions to our programing schedule include:

  • Private viewing of the British Library’s much anticipated exhibit “Magna Carta: Law, Liberty, Legacy” on Friday, June 12 (ticket required at an additional charge). More information to follow.
  • Garden Party at Winfield House, home of the U.S. Ambassador, on Sunday, June 14 (ticket required at an additional charge). More information to follow.

Some of our confirmed speakers are:

  • Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury, President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom
  • The Right Honourable Baroness Scotland of Asthal
  • Cherie Blair, QC
  • The Right Honourable Lord Dyson, The Master of the Rolls and Head of Civil Justice
  • The Honourable Richard Goldstone, South African former judge.
  • A. E. Dick Howard, Professor of Law and Public Affairs at the University of Virginia and well-known scholar on Magna Carta.
  • The Right Honourable Lord Igor Judge, former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales
  • Beatrice Mtetwa, Zimbabwean lawyer who has been internationally recognized for her defense of journalists and press freedom. The New York Times described her in 2008 as “Zimbabwe’s top human rights lawyer”.
  • The Honorable Diane Wood, Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • Sir Robert Worcester, Deputy Chairman and Trustee of the Magna Carta Trust and Chair of the Magna Carta 2015 800th Anniversary Commemoration Committee.
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Please click above to register or to access the London Sessions webpage.Contact the ABA Meetings & Travel Department at 312-988-5871 if you have any questions.