2017 Schwartz Memorial Lecture featuring Roberta Ramo
The University of Chicago Law School Presents
The 2017 Ulysses and Marguerite Schwartz Memorial Lecture
American Lawyers: What we have been. What we must be now.
Featuring Roberta Ramo, Modrall Sperling
Roberta Ramo, a shareholder at Modrall Sperling in Albuquerque, served as president of the American Bar Association from 1995 to 1996, the first woman in history to lead the largest nationwide organization of attorneys. She also serves as the first woman president of The American Law Institute, elected in 2008. Ramo will share her thoughts on the obligations of American lawyers to the Democracy from private clients to government positions.