Evelyn and Hannah speak to Professor Susan Davies, the Joseph Story Senior Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School and litigation partner at Kirkland & Ellis. Professor Davies talks about her incredible career, including roles in all three branches of government, and how important luck is but how that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t plan.
Evelyn and Hannah talk to Professor Jody Freeman, the Archibald Cox Professor of Law and the founding director of the Harvard Law School Environmental and Energy Law Program, about her career in academia and government, being at the forefront of environmental law and policy development, and cooking magazines.
Evelyn and Hannah talk to Bonnie Docherty, the Associate Director of the International Human Rights Clinic at Harvard Law School, about being a leading lawyer in the humanitarian disarmament movement, winning the Nobel Peace Prize as part of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons and how individuals can create historic change.
Evelyn and Hannah talk to Professor Richard Lazarus, environmental law expert and giant of the Supreme Court Bar, about his well-planned career, some of his more famous articles, and a failed party he and housemate John Roberts tried to throw.
Evelyn and Hannah talk to Professor Bruce Mann about how to learn from history, the role of chance in life, and how much he loves being a Professor and Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Evelyn and Hannah spoke with Sharon Block, the Executive Director of the Labor and Worklife Program at HLS, about her two decades of service in labor policy positions across the federal government, what it’s like in the West Wing, and staying positive through difficult career transitions.
Evelyn and Hannah talk to Jack Corrigan, a lecturer at the Prosecutions Clinic at HLS, on his time as an assistant district attorney, and his front-row seat to historic events like the Florida recount and the 2004 Democratic National Convention.
Evelyn and Hannah sit down with Professor Benjamin Sachs, the Kestnbaum Professor of Labor and Industry at Harvard Law School, to learn about how labor and employment law is everywhere in your lives and the news, even if you don’t always see it, get some great movie recommendations and an interesting productivity tip.
In the latest episode of Leading Questions, Evelyn and Hannah talk to Professor Field about her pioneering career, including clerking for three Supreme Court justices and being the second woman ever to receive tenure at Harvard Law School. It’s a conversation that is helpful and relevant in this current moment!
In their first interview, Evelyn and Hannah talk to Visiting Professor David Strauss about his varied and distinguished career, what it’s like appearing before the Supreme Court and his “Dad Scam”.