The Hon. Margaret McKeown, Judge for the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for
the Ninth Circuit, will be speaking at the Immigrant Families Advocacy
Project (IFAP) 10th Anniversary event, May 2, 2006 at Perkins Coie, Seattle.
The reception begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by the keynote address at 6:15
Judge McKeown was appointed to her current seat by President Bill Clinton
in 1998 and was the first female partner with Perkins Coie in Seattle and
IFAP is a student organization that assists immigrant victims of family
violence as they petition for permanent residency in the U.S. The
organization works closely with the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project and
pro bono attorneys from the community.
The UW School of Law community is invited to attend. RSVP to
firstname.lastname@example.org, as space is limited.