HLSA to host panel discussions on immigration reform

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Campbell Law Hispanic Law Student Association (HLSA) will host “Perspectives on Immigration Reform: Business, Community, and Faith” on Thursday, Oct. 17. The program will feature two panel discussions at the law school, one at 4:30 p.m. with a second to follow at 7 p.m., as well as heavy hors d’oeuvres throughout a 6 p.m. networking session.

The event, which is open to the general public, will provide members of the Campbell Law community and area residents with an opportunity to learn about the widespread impact of immigration reform.

Guest speakers and panel participants include:
* Linda Andrews: Federal Affairs Director, N.C. Farm Bureau (4:30 p.m.)
* Andrew Castle: Executive Director, World Relief Durham (4:30 p.m.)
* Doug Gamble: Missions Pastor, Crossroads Fellowship (7 p.m.)
* Linda Jones: Missions Coordinator, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of N.C. (7 p.m.)
* Anna McLeod: Immigration attorney at Chapman Law Firm, Campbell Law alum (7 p.m.)
* Jake Parker: Former National Legislative Director of Farm Bureau and clerk for the Supreme Court of N.C. (7 p.m.)
* Dan Rearick: Executive Director, Uniting N.C. and N.C. Justice Center attorney (4:30 & 7 p.m.)
* Marco Roldan: Él Mandado Supermarket owner, Christian businessman and immigrant (4:30 & 7 p.m.)
* Harry Warren: Member of the N.C. House of Representatives and human resource specialist (4:30 p.m.)

Since its founding in 1976, Campbell Law School has developed lawyers who possess moral conviction, social compassion and professional competence, and who view the law as a calling to serve others. The school has been recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as having the nation’s top Professionalism Program and by the American Academy of Trial Lawyers for having the nation’s best Trial Advocacy Program. Campbell Law boasts more than 3,500 alumni, including more than 2,400 who reside and work in North Carolina. In September 2009, Campbell Law relocated to a state-of-the-art building in downtown Raleigh. For more information, visit http://law.campbell.edu.