The San Diego Law Library and the Lawyers Club of San Diego are happy to announce an evening honoring the life and legacy of the first female Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California, Rose Elizabeth Bird.

The Case of Rose Bird: Gender, Politics, and the California Courts, will take place in the California Reading Room at the San Diego Law Library’s Downtown location on Thursday, November 1st at 6:00 pm. It will be followed by a dessert reception featuring confections from Extraordinary Desserts.

Guest speakers include the Honorable Yvonne Esperanza Campos and Kathleen Cairns. Judge Campos is a judge in the Criminal Division of the San Diego Superior Court. Kathleen Cairns is a Professor of History at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and author of the book The Case of Rose Bird: Gender Politics, and the California Courts. San Diego City Attorney Mara Elliott will moderate the event.  Tickets for this event are $15.

Detailed information about Justice Bird and event registration are available here.