Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Sunday, January 29, 2023
Number of Articles: 1
First Article: May 1, 2003
Latest Article: May 1, 2003
By Kelly C. Smith
May 1, 2003
Associated with the New York University School of Law, the Brennan Center is a
public interest law firm that undertakes projects focusing on democracy, poverty
and judicial independence, according to Gerety. “It tries to enlist academic
expertise, and lawyering and advocacy … to actually change policy and make a
difference,” he said.
Gerety is a lawyer with academic expertise in constitutional law.
Gerety will replace Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr., the great-grandson of the famed
toy store magna