“Trial by Faith”: The Impact of Abrahamic Religions on Legal Practice


Wednesday, March 28, 2018 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm


Reading Room

Reading Room
William F. Starr Hall
45 Elizabeth St.
Hartford, CT 06105-2290


Diversity Week 2017Shipman & Goodwin LogoA panel of attorneys from different religious backgrounds will discuss the impact of religion on their everyday practice of the legal profession as well as comparative approaches to bridge gaps between Abrahamic faiths. Lunch will be served. Co-sponsored by the Muslim Law Students Association (MLSA) and the Jewish Law Students Association (JLSA).

Speakers will include:
Imam Refai Arefin, Attorney, Law Office of Refai Arefin LLC
Michael Kohn, Rabbi, Temple B'nai Abraham 
Roy Collins, Associate General Counsel, University of Hartford

UConn Law is pleased to host this event as part of the 8th Annual UConn Law Diversity Week. Information on UConn Law Diversity Week and the entire schedule of events can be accessed on the UConn Law Diversity Week page.


Geraldine Macaisa


If you require reasonable accommodations for a disability, please contact the Law School at 860-570-5130 or via email at law.access@uconn.edu at least two weeks in advance.