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Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011
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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen G. Breyer

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen G. Breyer to deliver keynote at MBA Centennial Ball on May 19

The MBA is proud to announce that U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen G. Breyer will deliver the keynote speech as part of the MBA's Centennial Conference on Thursday, May 19. Breyer, a Harvard Law School graduate, was nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court by President William Jefferson Clinton in 1994.

Prior to his appointment to the Supreme Court, Breyer was the chief justice of U.S. Court of Appeals from 1990 to 1994, after serving as a justice of the court for 10 years. A past member of the Judicial Conference of the U.S. and the U.S. Sentencing Commission, Breyer was chief counsel of the Special Counsel of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee in 1979 and assistant special prosecutor of the Watergate Special Prosecution Force in 1973.

The MBA's 2011 Centennial Conference will be held at the Boston Sheraton on Wednesday, May 18 and Thursday, May 19 and will feature:

  • House of Delegates meeting;
  • Access to Justice Luncheon;
  • Centennial Ball;
  • Continuing Legal Education programming; and
  • Bench/Bar panel and more.

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