Speakers - National Conference on Law and Higher Education

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Lorna Fink, J.D.
University Compliance Officer/Title IX Coordinator
Lynn University
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Oren Griffin, J.D.
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Law
Mercer Law
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Adam Jussel, J.D.
Director of Student Conduct
Washington State University
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Peter Lake, J.D.
Charles A. Dana Chair and Director, Center for Excellence in Higher Education Law and Policy
Stetson University College of Law
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John R. Przypyszny, J.D.
Partner, Drinker Biddle
Washington, D.C.
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Jacob H. Rooksby, M.Ed, J.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Law
Duquesne University
Of Counsel
Cohen & Grigsby, P.C.


Laura Rothstein, J.D.
Professor of Law and Distinguished University Scholar
University of Louisville

Jonathan D. Tarnow, J.D.
Partner, Drinker Biddle
Washington D.C.
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William E. Thro, J.D.
General Counsel
University of Kentucky
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Julian Williams
Vice President, Compliance Diversity and Ethics
George Mason University

Timothy Kessler-Cleary
Director, Student Activities & Volunteer Outreach
Caldwell University

Will Creeley
Vice President of Legal and Public Advocacy
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education
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Beverly Ledbetter
Vice President and General Counsel
Brown University

Neal Hutchens
Professor of Leadership and Counselor Education
The University of Mississippi

Charles P. Rose
Shareholder
Hogan Marren Babbo & Rose, Ltd.
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Elizabeth Brenner
Protect Students Abroad
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Ros Thackerdeen
Protect Students Abroad
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Gina Smith
Partner
Pepper Hamilton LLP.
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Leslie Gomez
Partner
Pepper Hamilton LLP.
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