Channeling Justice: Television and the Legal Profession

This conference focuses on the legal profession as it is shown on television. It examines the business aspect of legal television - creating legal shows, writing scripts, and acting. It also focuses on the cultural aspects of the genre. How ethical are television lawyers? What is the audience leanring about big firms, criminal prosecution and defense, or women lawyers? How are social issues dramatices in lawyer shows? How has the representation of televsion lawyers changed over the decades?

Featured speakers are:

Click here for the full agenda and list of speakers. 5.5 Ethic CLE credits offered.

When:
Friday, May 6, 2011. 9:00 AM.
Approximate duration of 8 hour(s).
Where:
Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residence (Map)
Audience:
Faculty/Staff
Alumni/Friends
General Public
Students
Members
Tags:
Film
Humanities
Public Service
Drama
Visual
Conference / Symposium
Arts
Sponsor:
Stanford Center on the Legal Profession
Contact:
650.723.5905
programs@law.stanford.edu
Admission:

This event is free and open to the public.  Registration is required.  Click here to register for this event.

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