Guest Speaker Series: Atteeyah Hollie

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Virtual Event

Atteeyah Hollie, Managing Attorney of Impact Litigation at the Southern Center for Human Rights, will be speaking at the next installment of the Guest Speaker Series.

Atteeyah Hollie is SCHR’s Managing Attorney for impact litigation. She formerly served as a Senior Staff Attorney in SCHR’s Impact Litigation Unit (ILU). Atteeyah originally joined SCHR as an Investigator in the ILU for four years before returning in 2010 as an Initiative for Public Interest Law at Yale Fellow. Atteeyah has litigated cases challenging the denial of the right to counsel for poor Georgians, illegally closed courtrooms, wealth-based detention, inhumane prison conditions, and the denial of utility services because of court debt. In addition, Atteeyah, along with Managing Attorney Patrick Mulvaney, has spearheaded SCHR’s efforts to end extreme sentences for nonviolent drug offenses in Georgia. Atteeyah is a 2010 graduate of Gideon’s Promise and currently assists the organization with training public defenders. She was named a 2017 “On the Rise” Georgia lawyer by the Fulton County Daily Report. She received her B.A. in History from Dartmouth College in 2002, graduated from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law in 2010, and is a member of the Georgia bar.

Co-sponsored by the Women's Law Society (WLS), the American Constitution Society (ACS) and the National Lawyers Guild.

This is a virtual event. Zoom login details will be sent to all those who RSVP 24 hours in advance of the webinar.

NOTE: This event is being recorded for archival, educational, and related promotional purposes. All audience members agree to the possibility of appearing on these recordings by virtue of attending the event or participating in the event. Since this is a webinar, your image will not appear during the session.


To request reasonable accommodations for a disability, please contact centers@law.uci.edu.

Video Recording

 

Event Type

Speaker/Lecture/Workshop/Seminar

Audience

Students, Faculty, Staff

Tags

Guest Speaker Series

Cost

Free

Department
Centers, Guest Speaker Series
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