One Nation Under Arrest: How Crazy Laws, Rogue Prosecutors, and Activist Judges Threaten Your Liberty

New York City Lawyers Chapter
Start : Wednesday, October 27, 2010 06:00 PM
End : Wednesday, October 27, 2010

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The Cornell Club
6 East 44th Street
New York, NY

Featured Speakers:
Brian Walsh
Paul Rosenzweig



  • Brian Walsh, Senior Legal Research Fellow, Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, The Heritage Foundation
  • Paul Rosenzweig, Visiting Fellow, The Heritage Foundation

Paul Rosenzweig is the founder of Red Branch Consulting PLLC, a homeland security consulting company. Mr. Rosenzweig formerly served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy in the Department of Homeland Security. He also serves as an Adjunct Professor at the National Defense University, College of International Security Affairs, a Professorial Lecturer in Law at George Washington University, a Senior Editor of the Journal of National Security Law & Policy, and as a Visiting Fellow at The Heritage Foundation.

Mr. Rosenzweig is a cum laude graduate of the University of Chicago Law School. He has an M.S. in Chemical Oceanography from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego and a B.A from Haverford College. Following graduation from law school he served as a law clerk to the Honorable R. Lanier Anderson, III of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

He is the coauthor (with James Jay Carafano) of the book "Winning the Long War: Lessons from the Cold War for Defeating Terrorism and Preserving Freedom."

Brian W. Walsh is the Senior Legal Research Fellow in The Heritage Foundation's Center for Legal and Judicial Studies.  Walsh directs Heritage's projects on countering the abuse of the criminal law and criminal process, particularly at the federal level. His work also focuses on efforts to ensure that national and homeland security measures include protections for constitutional and other civil liberties.  Before joining Heritage in 2006, Walsh worked on contract with the Department of Homeland Security and integrated private-sector organizations into government emergency preparedness and disaster response efforts at the federal, state, and local levels. From 2002 to 2005, Walsh was an associate in the Washington office of Kirkland & Ellis, LLP. Before joining Kirkland & Ellis, he served as a law clerk to Judge Pasco M. Bowman III on the 8th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.
Walsh spent 12 years working with and consulting to Fortune 500 high-tech firms in the Denver-Boulder area, and has extensive experience designing and developing enterprise-level telecommunications and computer networking systems.  Walsh graduated magna cum laude from the Regent University School of Law and holds a bachelor's degree in physics from the University of Colorado.

Registration details:

Reception 6:00 P.M. Program 7:00 P.M.
Refreshments will be served.

The event is free of charge and open to the public. No reservations are required.

For more information, telephone Mark Schuman at (212) 578-9043 or e-mail

Programs sponsored by the New York Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society are made possible by the generous support of the Donald and Paula Smith Family Foundation.