Rule of Law Conference
The American Bar Association is sponsoring one conference in every state devoted to a discussion of the Rule of Law. Cumberland has been chosen to host the conference for Alabama. It will take place in the Moot Court Room of the Law School on Friday, October 24. The conference is a multi-disciplinary conference which seeks to foster discussion and collaboration among various disciplines.
The conference will begin at 9:15 AM and will include a keynote address by William Winter, the former governor of Mississippi. Following Governor Winter’s address, there will be a multi-disciplinary panel discussion about the rule of law. Break out sessions will take place from 11:15 to noon and will be followed by lunch in the law school Great Room.
The schedule is as follows:
Tommy Wells, President of the American Bar Association
9:25 Introduction of Keynote Speaker:
The Honorable Albert Brewer, Former Governor of Alabama
9:30 Keynote Speaker:
The Honorable William Winter, Former Governor of Mississippi
10:00 Panel Discussion:
Judge John L. Carroll, Moderator
11:15 Breakout Sessions
Noon Lunch in the Great Room