Recent Faculty Presentations

  • Mary D. Fan. Speaker, "Suspecting with Data", Annual Training Conference, Washington Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys (June 8, 2024)

  • Mary D. Fan. Speaker, "Data Sanctuaries for Reproductive and Gender Freedoms", Evidence Summer Workshop, Vanderbilt Law School (May 17, 2024)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Speaker, "Disability Discrimination by Clinical Algorithm", with Jennifer Oliva, University of Washington School of Law (May 9, 2024)

  • Tamara F. Lawson. Speaker, "Defending Democracy, Civil Lberties, and Civil Rights in a Divided Nation", with Deborah Archer, Toni B. Rembe Lecture, University of Washington School of Law (May 8, 2024)

  • Kimberly Ambrose. Speaker, Talking about Plea Offers with Your Clients, Washington Defender Association Annual Conference Washington Defender Association Annual Conference, (April 26, 2024)

  • Mary D. Fan. Keynote, "Suspecting with Data", 17th Annual Why Law Matters Conference, Joint CLE, Federal Defenders, Central District of Illinois and the University of Illinois (April 19, 2024)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Discussant, Legal Expert to the Chair 5th Session of the Intergovernmental Working Group on Private Military and Security Companies, UN Human Rights Council (April 15, 2024)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, Presentation of the Note on Aligning States Duties and Business Responsibilities with the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights Plastics Treaty: Aligning States Duties and Business Responsibilities with the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva Environment Network (April 12, 2024)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Transforming Education Human Futures: Thriving in the Age of AI, Penn State Dickinson School of Law (April 4, 2024)

  • Mahir Hazim. Speaker, "Non-)Recognition of Taliban Rule: Emerging Criteria in International Law", Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law (March 27, 2024)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Commentator, "Senior Commentator", Election Law Conference, Washington University School of Law (March 24, 2024)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Commentator, "Senior Commentator", Election Law Conference, Washington University School of Law (March 23, 2024)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Commentator, "Senior Commentator", Election Law Conference, Washington University School of Law (March 22, 2024)

  • Jeff Feldman. Speaker, Reproductive Rights in the Post-Dobbs Era with Chief Judge Rebecca Glasgow, Washington Chief Deputy Prosecutor Rachael Rogers, Washington Gender & Justice Commission (March 21, 2024)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, The Rise and Fall of Silicon Valley Bank: A Conversation With Professor Xuan-Thao Nguyen with Elizabeth Rowe, The LawTech Center, University of Virginia School of Law (March 12, 2024)

  • Dongsheng Zang. Speaker, Privacy in Fingerprint and DNA: United States and Japan Center for Asian Legal Studies, University of British Columbia (March 8, 2024)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Speaker, "Scalia–Ginsburg Colloquy", George Mason University School of Law (February 28, 2024)

  • David Garavito. Speaker, "The Youth Tax in Parole Hearings. Presentation", with Amelia C. Hritz, John H. Blume, Circumstances of Youth: Current Endeavors in Juvenile Administration, University of South Carolina Law Review Symposium (February 23, 2024)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Startup Ills A Decade of Growth and Transformation in Intellectual Property and Technology Law, Texas A& M School of Law (February 23, 2024)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, The Past and the Future of IP Law The 20th Symposium on Emerging Intellectual Property Issues, Tsai Center for Law, Science & Innovation, SMU Dedman School of Law (February 16, 2024)

  • David J.S. Ziff. Speaker, "Is The Bluebook a Moral Document?", Columbia Law Review (February 12, 2024)

  • Jeff Feldman. Panelist, Trump v. Anderson: Will He Stay on the Ballot? with Lisa Marshall Manheim, Elizabeth G. Porter, Clark B. Lombardi, University of Washington School of Law (February 7, 2024)

  • Clark Lombardi. Panelist, Trump v. Anderson: Will He Stay on the Ballot? with Jeff M. Feldman, Lisa Marshall Manheim, Elizabeth G. Porter, University of Washington School of Law (February 7, 2024)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Panelist, Trump v. Anderson: Will He Stay on the Ballot? with Jeff M. Feldman, Elizabeth G. Porter, Clark B. Lombardi, University of Washington School of Law (February 7, 2024)

  • Elizabeth Porter. Panelist, Trump v. Anderson: Will He Stay on the Ballot? with Jeff M. Feldman, Lisa Marshall Manheim, Clark B. Lombardi, University of Washington School of Law (February 7, 2024)

  • Alejandra Gonza. Panelist, "International Human Rights Law Since the Universal Declaration: Advances and Challenges", with Thomas Antkowiak, Erin Carr, Ronald Slye, Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Washingtpn State Bar Association (January 26, 2024)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Speaker, Human Rights At Home—the Relevance of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Washington State and the United States 75th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Washington State Bar Association (January 26, 2024)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Speaker, Close to Final? A Binding International Treaty on Business and Human Rights D.C. Bar (January 24, 2024)

  • Kimberly Ambrose. Panelist, Navigating DEI in the Current Legal Landscape Leadership Council on Legal Diversity, Seattle Alumni Event, Davis Wright Tremaine (January 18, 2024)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, Tribes, Treaties, and Water Water Law Adjudication CLE, Whatcom County (January 9, 2024)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, AI Litigations Vietnam National University (December 12, 2023)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, Catalyzing Change: Political Will in Fighting Corruption with Sasun Khachatryan, Ralf Ernst, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in conjunction with Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption, (December 11, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Trademarks/IP in Bankruptcy Thai Bankruptcy Court (December 8, 2023)

  • Jaclyn Celebrezze. Speaker, Closing the Feedback Gap: Reflections as Diagnostic Resource Legal Writing Instructors One-Day Conference, Stetson University College of Law (December 3, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, Tribal Treaty Rights Washington State Riparian Working Group Series 2: Meeting #4, (December 1, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Your Next Steps to Law School", University of Alaska at Sitka (November 16, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, Tribes, Treaties, Water, and the Challenges of Managing Shared Resources State of Washington Office of the Attorney General Annual CLE, (November 7, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Panelist, "Healthcare Equity from a Voter’s Lens", Loyola University Chicago School of Law (November 7, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, The Current State of Tribal Water Law: Ensuring a Future of Tribal Engagement Tribal Water Law Conference, (November 6, 2023)

  • Douglas Ross. Panelist, "The Year Ahead in Healthcare Antitrust Enforcement", with Rahul Rao, Deputy Director, Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission, Fall Health Law Conference, Washington State Society of Healthcare Attorneys (November 4, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Welcome Address and Introduction of Department of Justice Access to Justice Director, Rachel Rossi", Annual National Access to Justice Commissions' Chairs Meeting, (November 1, 2023)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Moderator, Improving the Asset Recovery Mechanisms in the South-Eastern Europe: Positive Stories and Lessons Learned with Boban Misoski, Eldan Mujanovic, Juliana Hoxha, Jill Thomas, OSCE Chairpersonship Regional Conference on Combating Corruption, Money Laundering, and Facilitating Asset Recovery Efforts in South-Eastern Europe, CiO Regional Conference on Combating Corruption (October 31, 2023)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Moderator, Use of Open Data and the Role of the Civil Society in Preventing Corruption in South-East Europe with Aleksanadar Kržalovski, Denis Džidic, Miša Bojovic, OSCE Chairpersonship Regional Conference on Combating Corruption, Money Laundering, and Facilitating Asset Recovery Efforts in South-Eastern Europe, CiO Regional Conference on Combating Corruption (October 31, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Shifting Justice Towards Accountability and Trust", Annual Washington Access to Justice Board Meeting with Supreme Court, (October 25, 2023)

  • Douglas Ross. Panelist, "Artificial Intelligence and Antitrust", Consumer Protection, and Unfair Business Practices Section, Washington State Bar Association (October 23, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Speaker, "Engaging Disability Rights Law to Address Intersectional Harms", University of Washington School of Law (October 20, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Panelist, Warehouse Receipts and WR Finance Agri Sector Economic Development, Special Roundtable, Central Bank of the Philippines (October 4, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Training on Philippines Movables Finance Law Association of Non-Depositary Lending Institutions of the Philippines, Manila (October 3, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Personal Property and Warehouse Receipts Finance Philippines Security Exchange Commission (October 2, 2023)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Women in Startups", Cornell Law School (October 1, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Sector Innovations and Financing Laws University of the Philippines School of Law, BGC, Manila (September 29, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, The Four Corners of Indian Water Rights: Tribes, Treaties, and the Adjudication of Reserved Rights 2023 Annual State Conference, American Water Resources Association (September 28, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Welcome Address and Awards Ceremony Host", Washington Access to Justice Conference, (September 28, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Judicial Curriculum Development for Movable Assets and Financing Law Cambodia Royal Academy for Justice (September 25, 2023)

  • Maureen A. Howard. Speaker, "Documents at Deposition", Munger, Tolles, Olsen (September 20, 2023)

  • Louis E. Wolcher. Speaker, Eclipse of Ethics Amsterdam Centre on the Legal Professions and Access to Justice, University of Amsterdam (September 14, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, Federal Indian Law and Policy Tribal Resources and Sovereignty Clinic, Yale School of the Environment (September 13, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Panelist, Research and Innovation Roundtable - Connecting the Dots: From Ideas to Impact Penn State Dickinson Law (September 7, 2023)

  • Michael Hatfield. Speaker, "Safeguarding Taxpayer Data", 32nd Annual Tax Research Network Conference, Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge (September 6, 2023)

  • Benjamin S. Halasz. Speaker, Playing with a Purpose: Tips for Integrating New Games into the Classroom Western Regional Legal Writing Conference, University of San Francisco School of Law (August 26, 2023)

  • David J.S. Ziff. Speaker, "Slavery, Citation, and The Bluebook", Western Regional Legal Writing Conference, University of San Francisco School of Law (August 26, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Financial Law Knowledge Sharing Session Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Justice, Kathmandu, Nepal (August 25, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Legal Training on Bhutan’s Secured Transaction Law Bhutan Royal Monetary Authority (August 22, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Credit Market and Movable Assets Bhutan Royal Monetary Authority (August 21, 2023)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, Thematic Discussion on the Role of Industry with Eunjoo Lee, Aureliana Neascu, Spencer Chilvers, Ronald Thomason, The Ninth Conference of States Parties (CSP9) to the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), United Nations (August 21, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Ventures in Philanthropy Session UW Converge 2023, Bali, Indonesia (August 14, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Generative AI-360 UW Converge 2023, Jakarta, Indonesia (August 11, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Trends in Legal Education in the Global Transforming Society Jentera School of Law, Jakarta, Indonesia (August 11, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Building Businesses and Portfolios for Tomorrow UW Converge 2023, Jakarta, Indonesia (August 10, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, Silicon Valley Bank's Demise: The End of IP Financing? 2023 Intellectual Property Scholars Conference, Cardozo Law School (August 4, 2023)

  • Mireille Butler. Speaker, "Shared Understanding: Preparing International Students for an International Client Base", with Jaclyn Celebrezze, 15th Global Legal Skills Conference, Nottingham Trent University (August 1, 2023)

  • Jaclyn Celebrezze. Speaker, "Shared Understanding: Preparing International Students for an International Client Base", with Mireille Butler, 15th Global Legal Skills Conference, Nottingham Trent University (August 1, 2023)

  • Theodore Myhre. Speaker, "Rethinking How We Teach Persuasive Writing", 15th Global Legal Skills Conference, Nottingham Trent Universit (August 1, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, Arizona v. Navajo Nation Important Developments in Water Law, ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (July 27, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Speaker, "Reconceptualizing Health Law Toward Health Equity", Brocher Foundation (July 6, 2023)

  • Jeff Feldman. Speaker, Life After Dobbs: What Lies Ahead Washington State Gender and Justice Commission (June 30, 2023)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Panelist, "How to Become a Law Professor: Perspectives from AAPI/MENA Women Law Professors", AAPI/MENA Women in the Legal Academy Summer Zoom Session (Virtual), (June 29, 2023)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Corporations and Abortion Rights in a Post-Dobbs World", Western People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference with the Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty, LMU Loyola Law School (June 27, 2023)

  • Michael Hatfield. Speaker, Professionally Responsible Artificial Intelligence AI in Tax, Audit and Fintech Workshop, The Alan Turing Institute, University of Surrey (June 23, 2023)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Keynote, Due Diligence Legislation — Achieving Impact, European Parliament (June 8, 2023)

  • William S. Bailey. Speaker, "Teaching Visualized Legal Writing—A Necessary 21st Century Skill", Summer Webinar Series, AALS Section on Technology, Law and Legal Education (June 7, 2023)

  • Mary D. Fan. Speaker, Big Data Searches Law of Policing Conference, University of Chicago Law School (June 7, 2023)

  • Sallie Thieme Sanford. Speaker, Conditions of Participation: Incorporating the History of Hospital Desegregation , June 7, 2023, Baltimore, MD Medicine and Ethics’ 46th Annual Health Law Professors Conference, American Society of Law (June 7, 2023)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Speaker, "Stephen Vladeck with Lisa Marshall Manheim — The Shadow Docket: How the Supreme Court Uses Stealth Rulings to Amass Power and Undermine the Republic", Town Hall Seattle, (May 24, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "Workshop on Judicial Practice in Secured Transactions", Government of Nepal; Nepali Supreme Court Bar Association; World Bank Group; International Finance Corporation (May 23, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "Financing and Legal Framework From Inventory to APPS", Nepal College of Law (May 22, 2023)

  • Mary D. Fan. Speaker, New Technologies of Identification as Evidence Evidence Summer Workshop, Vanderbilt Law School (May 16, 2023)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Woke Capital Revisited", Business Law Section Meeting, American Bar Association (April 29, 2023)

  • Mary D. Fan. Panelist, "Too Intrusive? Drawing a Privacy Line in the Digital Age", Appellate Judges Spring Judicial Education Program, Washington Courts (April 28, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Panelist, "IP Financing Development in the United States, China and Korea", with Adamu Yauri, Emmanuel Okeleji, Tunde Odumeru, Tope Adebayo LLP (April 27, 2023)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, Special Session — FIFA World Cup 2026 Host Cities: Promise of a Positive Legacy of Human Rights with Ann Cody, Mary Harvey, Cities of the Americas Summit, Centre for Sport and Human Rights, and the U.S. Department of State (April 27, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, Critical Concerns in Indian Country: Arizona v. Navajo Nation Indian Law Section Annual CLE, Montana State Bar (April 21, 2023)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Venture Capital and Term Sheets", UCLA School of Law (April 20, 2023)

  • Stacey Lara. Panelist, "Brackeen v. Haaland: The Indian Child Welfare Act, Tribal Sovereignty and Family Law", with Neoshia Roemer & Wenona Singel, Boston College Law School (April 19, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Panelist, Combating Climate Change and Increasing Tribal Co-Management with Emily Haley & Dylan Hedden-Nicely, Indian Law Section Annual Conference, Federal Bar Association (April 18, 2023)

  • Zahr K. Said. Panelist, "Publishing Equity Through a CRTIP Lens", with Suresh Ariaratnam, Elias Wondimu, Race + IP '23" The Imperial Scholar Revisited, University or Pittsburgh School of Law (April 15, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "HIV Law and Policy in the U.S.", University of Washington School of Public Health (April 12, 2023)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Company Formation", CoMotion, University of Washington (April 11, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Panelist, "Stewart Udall and the Politics of Beauty", with Eric Eberhard, John de Graaf, Mark Udall & Sanne Knudsen, Native American Law Center Film Screening and Discussion, University of Washington School of Law (April 7, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Panelist, Tribal Co-Management of Federal Public Lands with Craig Andrews & Majel Russel, Spring Symposium, Arizona Journal of Environmental Law and Policy (April 7, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "What to Know When You're Applying to Law Schools", Alaska Native Justice Center (April 7, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Panelist, "Advancing and Expanding an American 30 by 30", with Jamie Pleune, Adell Amos & Jessie Owley, 2023 J.B. & Maurice C. Shapiro Environmental Law Symposium, George Washington University (April 6, 2023)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Panelist, "Entrepreneurship: Silicon Valley Bank and the Challenges of Financing Innovators", with Aaron Fellmeth, Sharon K. Sandeen, Creativity and Innovation is Local, Texas A & M University (March 31, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Introduction to Family Law", Admitted Students Day, University of Washington School of Law (March 31, 2023)

  • Jeff Feldman. Speaker, Life After Dobbs: What Lies Ahead Washington Appellate Courts Conference 2023, (March 29, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Panelist, "Foundations of Federal Indian Law, Treaties, and Natural Resources", with Eric Eberhard & Kate Fort, Appellate Conference, Washington State Courts (March 27, 2023)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, "Restoring our Nation’s Legacy: Native Nations, Co-Management, and the Future of Federal Public Lands", Case Western Reserve University School of Law (March 22, 2023)

  • Dana Raigrodski. Speaker, "In Support of SB 5128 (Jury Diversity Bill)", Washington House Civil Rights & Judiciary Committee Hearing, Washington State Supreme Court Gender & Justice Commission (March 15, 2023)

  • Lauren E. Sancken. Panelist, The Injustice of 1.5°C with Kelly Mattheson, Anders Carlson, Nathan Baring, Jennifer Marlow, Public Interest Environmental Law Conference (PIELC) 23, (March 4, 2023)

  • Jaclyn Celebrezze. Speaker, An Integrated Approach to Citation Literacy 21st Annual Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law (February 24, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Introduction to Washington Legislative Process", Washington Leadership Institute (February 24, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Panelist, "The State of Equitable Care for Persons with Disabilities: Fifty Years after Civil Rights Laws", ADA National Network Learning Session, Pacific ADA Center (February 23, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Speaker, "The Impact of Long COVID in the Health Care Workplace", SLULAW Health Law Association and Employment Law Association (February 16, 2023)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Startup Biases", Startups and Venture Capitalists Class, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School (February 15, 2023)

  • Jackson Pahlke. Speaker, "Demonstrative Evidence for Briefing and Trial", Webinar: Getting Started Series, Washington State Association for Justice (February 1, 2023)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Panelist, "State Democracy Research Initiative Roundtable", University of Wisconsin Law School (January 27, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Speaker, "Engaging Disability Laws to Improve Educational Outcomes for Students with Neurological Conditions", California Institute on Law, Neuroscience and Education, UC Law San Francisco (January 27, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Panelist, "Health Care Through the Lens of Health Equity", American University Washington College of Law, Medicine & Ethics (January 27, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Speaker, "Engaging Disability Rights Law to Address Harms at Intersection of Race, Disability and SUD", UC Law San Francisco (January 25, 2023)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Panelist, Overview of USPTO Pro Bono Program with Will Covey, Dahlia George, Homer Hsu, and Tom Wong, Ethical Duties and Promoting Inventor Diversity for Patent Practitioners, Washington State Patent Law Association (January 18, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Speaker, "Engaging Disability Rights Law to Address Harms at Intersection of Race, Disability and SUD", University of Washington School of Law (January 17, 2023)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Access to Justice Board Annual Report Presentation", Board of Governors Meeting, Washington State Bar Association (January 13, 2023)

  • Dana Raigrodski. Speaker, "In Support of SB 5128 (Jury Diversity Bill)", Washington Senate Committee on Law & Justice Hearing, Washington State Supreme Court Gender & Justice Commission (January 10, 2023)

  • William Covington. Panelist, "After the Statements of Support: Moving Beyond DEI to Implementing Meaningful Approaches to Anti-Racism within Law Schools", AALS Annual Meeting, (January 6, 2023)

  • Mary D. Fan. Speaker, "Conflict in Ukraine: Can Prosecuting Atrocity Crimes Make A Difference?", American Association of Law Schools (AALS) Annual Meeting, (January 6, 2023)

  • Elizabeth Pendo. Panelist, "Reimagining Law and Policy Affecting Individuals with Substance Use Disorders", AALS Annual Meeting, (January 6, 2023)

  • Jackson Pahlke. Speaker, Discovery 101 Webinar CLE, Washington State Association for Justice (January 4, 2023)

  • Hugh Spitzer. Speaker, "Washington State Constitution", Law School for Legislators, Washington State Legislature (January 4, 2023)