Welcome to the Kansas Legal Revitalization Conference website. This February 1-3, 2017 CLE opportunity is available free of charge to any member of the Federal Bar of the District of Kansas. Your bar number is required for registration.

Sessions Include...

The Prosecution of the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing

Day 1

(2.0 CLEs) As U.S. Attorney for Alabama's Northern District, Douglas Jones led the prosecution team in the re-opened case of the 1963 bombing of Birmingham's 16th Street Baptist...

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Bankruptcy & Race: From Black Churches to African-American Debtors

Day 2

(1.0 CLE) This presentation focuses on two primary areas: the use of bankruptcy by churches and other religious organizations and the use of bankruptcy by consumers. The intersection...

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Revitalizing Evidence: Recent and Future Amendments to the Federal Rules

Day 2

(1.0 CLE) The Evidence Rules have been characterized as arcane and byzantine, as ancient dogma etched in stone.  In keeping with the theme of this conference, however, the...

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Speakers Include...


Hon. Julie A. Robinson

A fourth generation Kansan, Julie Robinson is the first African American named to the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas. Judge Robinson received her undergraduate...

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Kaaryn Gustafson

Kaaryn Gustafson is a professor of law and co-director of the Center on Law, Equality and Race at University of California - Irvine. Professor Gustafson’s research and scholarship...

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Tara Eberline

Tara Eberline of Foulston Siefkin Law Firm advises employers on complex workplace challenges at all stages of the employment relationship. She partners with business owners, managers,...

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