European University Institute State of the Union
Speakers -  State of the Union


Nancy Gertner

Nancy Gertner is a former United States federal judge and was appointed as a Professor at the faculty of the Harvard Law School in September 2011. She was selected to receive the Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement in August 2014 having received the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Hennessey award for judicial excellence in 2011. She has also written and spoken widely on various legal issues and has appeared as a keynote speaker, panelist or lecturer concerning civil rights, civil liberties, employment, criminal justice and procedural issues, throughout the US, Europe and Asia.