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Semester in Washington Program Special Lecture <i>The Criminal Justice System: An Inside Look</i>


20 Jul 7-9pm

Important Notice: Registration for this event is currently closed.  Any open seats will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.  Thank you.
 




The

Semester in Washington Program


Presents a discussion on:

"The Criminal Justice System: An Inside Look into
Prosecuting and Defending Criminal Cases"



featuring:

Allison Leotta
 
author of "Law of Attraction" and
sex-crimes prosecutor, United States Attorney's Office in Washington, D.C.,


Allen Levy
former public defense attorney, Public Defender Service in Washington, D.C.,

The lecture will be moderated by

Alberto Ruisanchez
faculty member, Semester in Washington Program 


TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010

The Mortara Building
3600 N St., NW, Washington, DC 20057

(Doors will open at 5:45 p.m.)

6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Lecture


RSVP Required
Please complete and submit the electronic event registration form below

About the speakers:

Allison Leotta is a sex-crimes prosecutor with the United States Attorney's Office in Washington, D.C., where she prosecutes the most serious sex offenses.  She is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Michigan State University.  She has written a legal thriller entitled "Law of Attraction," which is being published by Simon & Shuster this October.  Alan Dershowitz, author of The Trials of Zion, reviewed Ms. Leotta's upcoming book and remarked: "This is a great read for anyone who loves legal thrillers, cares about domestic violence, or wonders how lawyers can live with themselves. Read it and learn - and enjoy."


Allen Levy
is a former public defense attorney with the Public Defender Service in Washington, D.C., where he defends individuals accused of murder, rape, and burglary.  He is a graduate of Harvard University and the University of Virginia School of Law.  He currently works as investigative counsel in the Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General.

 

The Mortara Building

3600 N St., NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20057

Add to Calendar 2010-07-20 19:00 2010-07-20 21:00 America/New_York Semester in Washington Program Special Lecture <i>The Criminal Justice System: An Inside Look</i> Important Notice: Registration for this event is currently closed.&nbsp; Any open seats will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.&nbsp; Thank you.&nbsp;The Semester in Washington ProgramPresents a&nbsp;discussion on:"The Criminal Justice System: An Inside Look into Prosecuting and Defending Criminal Cases"featuring:Allison Leotta&nbsp;author of "Law of Attraction" andsex-crimes prosecutor, United States Attorney's Office in Washington, D.C.,Allen Levyformer public defense attorney, Public Defender Service in Washington, D.C.,The&nbsp;lecture will be moderated by Alberto Ruisanchezfaculty member,&nbsp;Semester in Washington Program&nbsp; TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010 The Mortara Building3600 N St., NW, Washington, DC 20057(Doors will open at 5:45 p.m.) 6:00&nbsp;- 8:00 p.m. Lecture RSVP RequiredPlease complete and submit the electronic event registration form belowAbout the speakers:Allison Leotta is a sex-crimes prosecutor with the United States Attorney's Office in Washington, D.C., where she prosecutes the most serious sex offenses.&nbsp;&nbsp;She is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Michigan State University.&nbsp; She has written a legal thriller entitled &quot;Law of Attraction,&quot; which is being published by Simon & Shuster this October. &nbsp;Alan Dershowitz, author of The Trials of Zion, reviewed Ms. Leotta's upcoming book and remarked: &quot;This is a great read for anyone who loves legal thrillers, cares about domestic violence, or wonders how lawyers can live with themselves. Read it and learn - and enjoy.&quot;Allen Levy is a former public defense attorney with the Public Defender Service in Washington, D.C., where he defends individuals accused of murder, rape, and burglary.&nbsp; He is a graduate of Harvard University and the University of Virginia School of Law.&nbsp; He currently works as investigative counsel in the Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General.&nbsp; The Mortara Building , 3600 N St., NW Washington, District of Columbia, United States 20057 MM/DD/YYYY