About our speaker:
Carla Pratt became dean at Washburn University School of Law in 2018.
Prior to joining Washburn Law, Dean Pratt served as Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion at Penn State's Dickinson School of Law where she was the Nancy J. LaMont Faculty Scholar and Professor of Law. Dean Pratt has taught courses in Constitutional Law, Federal Indian Law, Education Law, and Race and American Law. While at Penn State Dickinson Law, Dean Pratt received the law school's Philip J. McConnaughay award for outstanding achievement in diversity related work.
From 2012 to 2018 Dean Pratt also served as an Associate Justice for the Supreme Court of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in Fort Yates, North Dakota. In this capacity she heard appeals involving tribal members and those doing business with tribal members in cases relating primarily to tribal criminal law, family law, business law, and constitutional law.
First-time attendees: Free
Law students: Free
Register online or by emailing AnnLouise.Fitzgerald@gmail.com
To ensure an accurate lunch count, please order lunch by Friday, March 13. We rely on the lunch RSVPs to place a "right-size" catering order and so we ask that if your lunch plans change, you notify us by 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 16, when the final order is submitted to the caterer.
If you do not wish to order lunch, RSVPs can be taken through the morning of the event. Walk-ins are welcome, but RSVPs are appreciated for space-planning purposes.
CHALLENGE TO MEMBERS: Invite three (3) colleagues or friends!