LAW 1287 v00 : Strategic Litigation for Social Change

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Spring 2021
JD Adjunct
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ag1140 Gura, Alan
LAW 1287 v00: Strategic Litigation for Social Change
Strategic Litigation for Social Change
Th 11:10a-1:10p
18 (LAWJ: 16/LAWG: 2)


Prior or concurrent enrollment in Constitutional Law II and Federal Courts and the Federal System.


Laptops may not be used during class sessions.

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Personal Information


Professor Gura is the founding member of Gura PLLC, where he focuses on appellate litigation and constitutional law. He has successfully argued twice before the United States Supreme Court. In 2013, the National Law Journal named Professor Gura among the 100 Most Influential Lawyers in America, and in 2009, Legal Times named Professor Gura one of Washington’s Top 40 Under 40 and a Champion of Justice. Prior to establishing his firm, Professor Gura served as a Deputy Attorney General for the State of California, as Counsel to the United States Senate Judiciary Committee and as a litigation associate for the Washington offices of Sidley Austin. Professor Gura began his career clerking for U.S. District Judge Terrence Boyle, in the Eastern District of North Carolina.

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