Attorney Nathan Olin of Olin Lippiello LLP has been invited to attend the First Circuit Judicial Conference in Rockport, Maine, October 16-18, 2017. Attorney Olin is honored to be among the handful of Western Massachusetts lawyers selected to participate in this prestigious meeting between members of the federal judiciary and bar leaders. The conference seeks to improve the administration of justice within the First Circuit, which covers the jurisdictions of Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and Puerto Rico.
According to program materials, distinguished speakers at the First Circuit Judicial Conference will include Dean Erwin Chemerinsky of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, addressing the most recent Supreme Court term; Professor Gabriella Blum of the Harvard Law School discussing the changing nature of violent threats in modern society; and Professor James Forman of the Yale Law School on the future of race and the criminal justice system. In addition, Nathan Olin and the other conference attendees will meet with Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. and the Honorable Stephen G. Breyer, who will offer their insights on a variety of relevant topics. Retired Associate Justice David H. Souter, is also expected to be in attendance.
Attorney Olin, who was formerly employed by the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, has litigated numerous cases in that court and at the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. His current practice consists mainly of representing employees in complicated discrimination and wage and hour matters, as well as in other types of civil litigation and negotiation. His federal work also includes serving as the National Council Delegate from Massachusetts to the Federal Bar Association.