Empirical A2J Workshop
The Center hosts interdisciplinary workshops for law and social science researchers studying access to civil justice. On October 6, 2017, researchers from around the country gathered at the law school to discuss works-in-progress and directions for future work. The next workshop in the series is scheduled for Fall, 2019.
Friday, October 6
- 8:55 a.m. — Welcome and introduction
- 9:00–9:45 a.m. — Paper Session
- Tonya Brito & Daanika Gordon, "Access to Justice in Problem-Solving Courts"
- Commentator: Jessica Steinberg
- 10:00–10:45 a.m. — Paper Session
- Lauren Sudeall Lucas & Ruth Richardson, "Assessing the Civil Legal Needs of Indigent Criminal Defendants"
- Commentator: Rebecca Sandefur
- 11:00–11:45 a.m. — Paper Session
- Emily S. Taylor Poppe & Mark Gough, "Hidden Figures: An Empirical Evaluation of Pro Se Litigation in Federal Court"
- Commentator: Elizabeth Chambliss
- 12:00 p.m. — Lunch
- 1:00–1:45 p.m. — Research Roundtable
- Jessica Steinberg & Anna Carpenter, "Judicial Engagement with Unrepresented Parties"
- 1:45–2:15 p.m. — Ideas for Advancing the Field
- 2:15 p.m. — Workshop concludes