Nov 15 2015

LWV Friday, December 4 Speaker and Luncheon

League of Women Voters of Piedmont announces its Friday, December 4 luncheon open to the public:

Please Join the Piedmont League of Women Voters
  For A Conversation with
the Honorable Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers,
US District Court, Northern District of California.

Judge Gonzalez Rogers will discuss public access to the judicial system, recent changes to federal criminal sentencing guidelines, and diversity within the judiciary. She will also share her journey to becoming a federal judge and answer questions from the audience.

Friday, December 4, 2015
Speaker promptly at 10:30 a.m. followed by lunch

40 Highland Avenue, Piedmont
Program and luncheon are open to the public.
Cost for luncheon is $25 in advance (by December 1st), or $30 at the door.
To reserve your spot, make checks payable to LWVPiedmont and send to:
LWVP c/o Ward Lindenmayer, 40 Highland Avenue, Piedmont, CA  94611
OR click here to pay by credit card through PayPal
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The Honorable Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers was appointed in 2011 to serve as a Federal District Court Judge for the Northern District of California.  From 2008 to 2011, she served as a California Superior Court Judge in Alameda County, presiding over criminal trials and a civil direct calendar.  Before joining the Superior Court, she was a partner at Cooley LLP.  Judge Gonzalez Rogers is a graduate of Princeton University and the University of Texas School of Law.  She was elected to the Council of the American Law Institute in 2010 and the Princeton University Board of Trustees in 2014.

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