Larry S. Gibson, Young Thurgood: The Making of a Supreme Court Justice

Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 2:00pm

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room 606 Cherry Hill Road, Baltimore, MD 21225

Young Thurgood is the first close examination of the formative period in Marshall's life, revealing how his distinctive traits were molded by events, people, and circumstances early in his life. Larry Gibson presents fresh information about Marshall's family, youth and education and describes his key mentors, his struggles to establish a law practice during the Great Depression, and his first civil rights cases.

Larry Gibson is a professor of law at the University of Maryland School of Law and a practicing lawyer with the firm Shapiro, Sher, Guinot and Sandler.

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