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Volume 5, Issue 54  |  July 7, 2020

One of country’s top lawyers to discuss recent Supreme Court decisions at Chamber’s WAKE UP! Newport

The Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce presents UCI Chancellor’s Professor of Law and Political Science, Richard Hasen, at the organization’s July WAKE UP! Newport meeting. Hasen will provide an analysis of recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions.

The meeting is free to the public and will take place on Zoom at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 2.

Hasen is a nationally recognized expert in election law and campaign finance regulation, writing as well in the areas of legislation and statutory interpretation, remedies and torts. He is co-author of leading casebooks in election law and remedies.

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Richard Hasen

From 2001-2010, he served (with Dan Lowenstein) as founding co-editor of the quarterly peer-reviewed publication Election Law Journal. He is the author of more than 100 articles on election law issues, published in numerous journals including the Harvard Law Review, Stanford Law Review and Supreme Court Review. He was elected to The American Law Institute in 2009 and serves as reporter (with Professor Douglas Laycock) on the ALI’s law reform project: Restatement (Third) of Torts: Remedies. 

Professor Hasen was named one of the 100 most influential lawyers by The National Law Journal in 2013, and one of the Top 100 Lawyers in California in 2005 and 2016 by the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal.

He holds a B.A. degree (with highest honors) from UC Berkeley, and a J.D., M.A., and Ph.D. (Political Science) from UCLA. After law school, Hasen clerked for the Honorable David R. Thompson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and then worked as a civil appellate lawyer at the Encino firm Horvitz and Levy.

From 1994-1997, Hasen taught at the Chicago-Kent College of Law and from 1998-2011 he taught at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where he was named the William H. Hannon Distinguished Professor of Law in 2005. He joined the UC Irvine School of Law faculty in July 2011 and is a faculty member of the UC Irvine Jack W. Peltason Center for the Study of Democracy.

To make reservations to participate, go here.

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