Professor Breger to Deliver Inaugural Katz Lecture on Healing Trafficked Children

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2015 Katz Lecture 1

​Albany Law School Professor Melissa Breger will deliver the inaugural Katheryn D. Katz '70 Lecture, titled “Healing Trafficked Children: A Domestic Family Law Approach to an International Epidemic,” on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. in the law school’s Dean Alexander Moot Courtroom.

The Katheryn D. Katz '70 Lecture Series was established last year to focus on the family law topics that Professor Katz made central to her teaching, including domestic violence, gender and the law, children and the law, reproductive rights and inequality.

2015 Katz Lecture 2

Professor Katz joined the Albany Law School faculty in 1975 and taught courses in constitutional law, domestic violence, family law, children in the law and women in the law. Before joining the faculty, she was the founding partner of Powers & Katz, one of the first female law firms in Upstate New York.