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Attorney Tahirah Amatul-Wadud ’05 to Speak at the Color of Law Roundtable Discussion Series

On Monday, October 23, 2017, 12:00-1:00pm, in the Faculty Lounge, Attorney Tahirah Amatul-Wadud will speak at the Color of Law Roundtable Discussion Series. Tahirah Amatul-Wadud is an attorney licensed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the US District Court for the Northern District of New York, and the US District Court for the District of Massachusetts. She is a commissioner on the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women and in that role advocates before the state legislature to enact laws responsive to the needs of women and girls. Additionally, she runs a law practice with focus areas in civil rights and domestic relations law. Attorney Amatul-Wadud was invited to the White House in December 2015 for a program on Celebrating and Protecting America's Tradition of Religious Pluralism. She is a public speaker and her areas of expertise include issues relating to family law, women, civic engagement, interfaith solidarity, children, race, and religion. She graduated from Elms College in Chicopee in 1998 and Western New England University School of Law in 2005. Please join us for this inspiring speaker. Lunch will be served. Seating is limited, Reservation is required by contacting Professor Bridgette Baldwin at baldwinwneclaw@hotmail.com.
Event Contact: RSVP to: Professor Bridgette Baldwin and Professor Sudha Setty.