Past Events

  • The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law holds its annual benefit and awards dinner.

    Monday, November 16, 2009 - 7:30pm
  • The Brennan Center for Justice presents a panel discussion entitled "Reforming Albany: What is Wrong with the State Legislature and How to Fix It," featuring the Honorable Hakeem Jeffries, Susan Lerner, Edmund J. McMahon, and the Honorable Daniel L. Squadron.

    Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 6:30pm
  • The Brennan Center for Justice presents the seventh annual Community Oriented Defender (COD) conference at NYU Law School. This two-day event focuses on how the COD model can help to improve the lives of clients, families and communities.

    Friday, July 24, 2009 - 12:15pm
  • This debate, held at NYU's Furman School of Law, features John Payton, Director-Counsel and President of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund; Burt Neuborne, NYU Law Professor and Brennan Center Legal Director; and Stanley Fish, Distinguished Professor of Law and New York Times Online columnist; and moderator Dahlia Lithwick, Slate Legal Affairs columnist .

    Monday, June 15, 2009 - 3:30pm
  • This one-day conference organized by the Brennan Center takes a systemic look at what happened in 2008 and its implications for policy, politics and law in 2009 and beyond. The conference brings together leading experts on campaign finance, preeminent governmental and campaign officials, and advocates to assess new ideas and map out new directions in campaign finance.

    Saturday, May 9, 2009 - 9:00am
  • Brennan Center hosts The Next Democracy—a three day conference at White Oak that brings together a distinguished group of academics, thinkers, and public officials for a weekend of conversation to spark fresh ideas for a new, advanced democracy. Featuring interviews with Barbara Arnwine, Matt Yglesias, Dahlia Lithwick, Professor Goodwin Liu, Anna Burger, Hendrik Hertzberg, Elaine Kamarck, Christopher Edley, Jr., and Judith Browne.

    Tuesday, May 5, 2009 - 4:45pm
  • Stanford Law School hosts the 10th Brennan Center Jorde Symposium. The topic for 2009's event is "Same-sex Marriage: the Politics of Stigma."

    Thursday, April 23, 2009 - 3:00pm
  • The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law holds its annual benefit and awards dinner.

    Monday, November 17, 2008 - 7:30pm
  • The Brennan Center for Justice hosts the 6th Annual Community Oriented Defender (COD) Network Conference at NYU Law School in New York City. During the two days, defenders, social workers, and researchers discuss ways to better serve their clients, participate in policy advocacy and systemic reform, and build the capacity of their organizations.

    Thursday, July 31, 2008 - 12:45pm
  • Missouri Supreme Court Justice Michael A. Wolff joins the Brennan Center to address recidivism and sentencing in the 14th Annual Justice Brennan Lecture on State Courts and Social Justice.

    Wednesday, February 20, 2008 - 2:45pm