Marriage and Federalism – the Constitution, the Courts, and the Culture

The Tarrant County (Ft. Worth) Lawyers Chapter
Start : Tuesday, April 02, 2013 06:00 PM
End : Tuesday, April 02, 2013 08:00 PM

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Ft. Worth Club
306 W. 7th Street
Ft. Worth

Featured Speakers:
M. Edward Whelan



  • Ed Whelan, President of the Ethics and Public Policy Center (EPPC) in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Whelan is the President of the Ethics and Public Policy Center (EPPC) in Washington, D.C. He is a leading commentator on nominations to the Supreme Court and the lower courts and on issues of constitutional law. His essays, commentaries, and op-eds have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, National Review Online, opinion journals, and academic symposia and law reviews. In 2011, the National Law Journal named him among its “Champions and Visionaries” in the practice of law in D.C. Prior to joining EPPC in 2004, Mr. Whelan was a former law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and Judge J. Clifford Wallace of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals; a Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel in the Department of Justice; General Counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary; Senior Vice President and Counselor to the General Counsel for Verizon Corporation; and a lawyer in private practice.

Registration details:

$30 for members; $35 for non-members; and $15 for students
(with early registration or prepayment)
$40 at the door 

Prepayment must be received no later than March 28, 2013.
To reserve a seat or pre-pay, go to:

You can also reserve a seat by emailing by COB on March 28, 2013.

Wine and heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served.

CLE accreditation is anticipated. Questions: call Diane Kozub, 817.807.2471 or Rose Romero, 214.969.2500.