The Society is constantly developing, refining and planning new programs for our members. Here are some of the events that we have in the works, with more specific details to be announced in the coming weeks and months. Remember all of these events will be CLE-accredited, so don't miss out!

Don't forget to check out our Past Program Archive to view video and other information from our events dating back to 2003.

Black History Month Closing Celebration
Commemorating Hon. Jane Bolin YLS ‘31 and Honoring Black Women Judges of Past and Present

Presented by the Historical Society of the New York Courts' Young Lawyers Committee, The Yale Black Law Students Association, and Yale Law Women

Thursday, February 28, 2019 • 5:30 PM
Dinner Reception to Follow

—Free Admission & Open to the Public—

Yale Law School
127 Wall Street, Room 127, New Haven, CT 06511 Map


Celebrate the legacy of Hon. Jane Bolin’s trailblazing career as the first Black woman judge in the United States and the Black woman judges that followed.


Hon. Leslie Abrams Gardner YLS '02
U.S. District Judge, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

Dr. Jacqueline McLeod
Professor of History and Africana Studies, Metropolitan State University of Denver

Hon. Dianne T. Renwick
Associate Justice, New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Department

Hon. Angela C. Robinson YLS '89
Retired Judge, Superior Court of the State of Connecticut

Hon. Rowan Wilson
Associate Judge, New York State Court of Appeals

Program Video Available Soon!

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