Hon. Timothy Lewis Spoke on Race Relations and Civil RightsOn February 7, 2018 by Schnader
The Honorable Timothy K. Lewis will speak at the federal courthouse in Pittsburgh at the Allegheny County Bar Association CLE, “The Bicentennial Series: Race Relations and Civil Rights Cases in the Western District” on February 7, 2018. The program celebrates the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania’s 200th anniversary. Topics include school desegregation cases, the district court’s role as a forum of redress, and the importance of the federal court system in the area of race relations.
Judge Lewis previously served on the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania as well as the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He serves on the boards of the American Constitution Society (ACS) and the Constitution Project, and he is a member of Pennsylvania’s Interbranch Commission for Gender, Racial and Ethnic Fairness. He speaks throughout the country on issues of equality, diversity and inclusion.