Tuesday, February 04, 2020

Impeachment in the Shadow of War: Constitutional and Policy Implications of Trying a President Amidst National Security Concerns

Please join us for this lively discussion with prominent Constitutional and legal experts as they discuss the impeachment and trial of a president at a time of possible military conflict in the Middle East.

Trial of Andrew Johnson
Trial of President Andrew Johnson in the Senate



Hon. Beth L. Freeman

Northern District of California


Erwin Chemerinsky

Dean and Jesse H. Choper Distinguished
Professor of Law, UC Berkeley Law School

John Yoo

Emanuel S. Heller Professor of Law,
UC Berkeley Law School

Michael Imbroscio

Partner, Covington and Burling LLP
(Member of the Clinton Defense Team
as Associate Counsel to the President)

Program Handouts


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Tuesday, February 04, 2020

  • 5:30 p.m. — Cocktails
  • 6:30 p.m. — Dinner
  • 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. — Proggram

Hyatt Regency Embarcadero Hotel

5 Embarcadero Center
Grand Ballroom, Street Level
San Franciscso, CA 94111

Directions Venue Website

  • $120 - ABTL Members
  • $135 - Non-Members
  • $105 - Public Sector Attorneys
  • $1200 - Member Table of 10
  • $1350 - Non-Member Table of 10
  • Complimentary - Sitting Judges

* +$20/person after 1/28/2020

1 Hour GENERAL MCLE Credit - This activity is PARTICIPATORY

The ABTL certifies that this activity conforms to the standards of approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.