The Convention of States Project is pleased to announce the second installment of the Convention of States Live! Event series. Please join us for an exciting, interactive, LIVE broadcast featuring Convention of States Project Co-Founder and Project Adviser, Michael Farris. During this one hour online event, Mike will give you an overview of where we will be filing applications in the 2015 legislative season, and how you can ensure victory in your state!
You won’t want to miss this informative session with one of the country’s premier constitutional attorneys, and Article V expert.
Michael Farris is the Chancellor of Patrick Henry College and Chairman of the Home School Legal Defense Association. He was the founding president of each organization. During his career as a constitutional appellate litigator, he has served as lead counsel in the United States Supreme Court, eight federal circuit courts, and the appellate courts of thirteen states.
Farris has been a leader on Capitol Hill for over thirty years and is widely respected for his leadership in the defense of homeschooling, religious freedom, and the preservation of American sovereignty. A prolific author, Farris has been recognized with numerous awards, including the Salvatori Prize for American Citizenship by the Heritage Foundation and as one of the “Top 100 Faces in Education for the 20th Century” by Education Week magazine.
Farris received his B.A. in Political Science from Western Washington University. He later went on to earn his J.D. from Gonzaga University School of Law, and his LL.M. in Public International Law, from the University of London.