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Save the date!

The 34th Annual Silha Lecture

Monday, October 28, 2019
7:30 pm at Cowles Auditorium

Kelli L. Sager

Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine (Los Angeles)


Sager represents media/entertainment companies and journalists, including broadcasters, filmmakers, newspapers, Web publishers, and authors. She is best known for her representation of the media in the access issues that arose during the O.J. Simpson trial. Among other accolades, Chambers USA has ranked her for 10 consecutive years in its top tier of media attorneys in the country, and she has been one of Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Lawyers in America since 2005. She regularly is included in the Los Angeles Daily Journal’s list of Top 100 Lawyers, Top Intellectual Property Litigators, and Top Women Litigators.

In 2019, Sager received the “Excellence in Advocacy” award from the Beverly Hills Bar Association, and was named Best Lawyers’ Los Angeles First Amendment and Media/Entertainment “Lawyer of the Year.” Sager has served in leadership roles in many bar associations and non-profits, including chairing the ABA Forum on Communications Law and the IBA’s Media Committee. She has volunteered for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals for more than a decade, and is currently a member of the Courts and Community Committee.

More details coming soon!