Symposium

A Federal Courts Symposium in Honor of Professor Arthur Hellman

Thanks to all who joined us for the Federal Courts Symposium in honor of Professor Arthur Hellman. Volume 86.2 will feature a selection of articlse from scholars who presented at this event. 


Agenda

Opening | Hon. Mark R. Hornak, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Panel 1: The Design of the Supreme Court

Moderator

  • Hon. J. Nicholas Ranjan, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Panelists

  • Hon. Thomas M. Hardiman, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Bert Huang, Columbia Law School
  • Michael Solimine, University of Cincinnati College of Law
  • Stephen Vladeck, University of Texas School of Law
  • Carolyn Shapiro, Chicago-Kent College of Law

Panel 2: The Design of the U.S. Courts of Appeals

Moderator

  • Robert Byer, Duane Morris

Panelists

  • Stefanie Lindquist, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
  • Hon. Maryellen Noreika, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
  • Dean Merritt McAlister, University of Florida Levin College of Law
  • Hon. Mary M. Schroeder, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Panel 3: Federal Jurisdiction

Moderator

  • Emma Shoucair, Dentons

Panelists

  • Hon. Susan Graber, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Fred Smith Jr., Emory University School of Law
  • Hon. David R. Stras, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • Sandra Strokoff, George Washington University Law School

Panel 4: Judicial Ethics 

Moderator

  • Jessie Allen, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Panelists

  • Hon. D. Brooks Smith, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Charles Geyh, Indiana University Maurer School of Law
  • Kedric Payne, Campaign Legal Center
  • Russell Wheeler, Brookings Institution

Conclusion | Hon. D. Michael Fisher, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit