Two General Jurisdiction alumni are immediately succeeding their fathers on the bench.
Congratulations to the following judges who are either new to the bench or have recently been elected or appointed to a new position.
Christopher A. Niesen, District Court Judge, Minnesota
Victoria R. Breslan, Associate Judge, Illinois
The National Association of Women Judges (NAWJ) is looking for a new Executive Director.
As you probably know, most NJC faculty are volunteers. In fact, judges compete for the honor of teaching their fellow judges.
Mental health researcher Dawn D’Amico is working on a book to help legal professionals understand and cope with secondary trauma. That’s the phenomenon of being traumatized by exposure to people who have been traumatized. Among
U.C. Berkeley Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, named the most influential voice in legal education by the National Jurist, will be our 133rd Justice Jackson Lecturer on April 30.