Segal McCambridge Shareholder William Mahoney to Interivew Executive Director of Human Rights Watch
Segal McCambridge Founding Partner and Shareholder William F. Mahoney will interview Kenneth Roth, the Executive Director of Human Rights Watch on May 5, 3016, at the Union League Club, Chicago. During the interview, which is entitled "From War Crimes to Climate Change: Human Rights in 2016," Mr. Mahoney will generally focus on the manner in which the human rights movement has changed in modern times. Specifically, he will address with Mr. Roth the change in human rights focus from totalitarian regime protection and cruelty in war to new challenges, including privacy from government surveillance, drone warfare and climate change.
Registration for the event is $10 for members of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and $20 for non-members. Registration is available here.
Mr. Mahoney is a Chairman for the Chicago Committee for Human Rights Watch and a member of the Director's Circle for the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. He is a founding partner of Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney and has served as the firm's Co-Chairman for the past seven years. He has served in a leadership position for all 30 years of the firm's existence - a period that has seen the firm grow from a four lawyer Chicago firm to over 165 attorneys in seven cities.