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Center for Animal Law Studies


  • A large group of CALS faculty, staff, and students has recently returned from the 26th Annual Animal Law Conference in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Join the Center for Animal Law Studies on November 2 for a movie screening of Eating Animals, followed by a Q&A with Director Christopher Quinn.
  • Animal Law Convention, Nairobi, Kenya, 2018
    “People, Animals and the Planet: One Health, One Welfare” featured experts and participants from various fields such as animal welfare, conservation, law enforcement, environmental policy, as well as the non-profit sector, academics, and representatives from development organizations.
  • The Center for Animal Law Studies (CALS) announced Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) as the inaugural Animal Law Achievement Award Recipient. The award recognizes achievements in the field of animal law, including the creation, enforcement and skillful litigation of animal protection laws. Congressman Blumenauer is an alum of both Lewis & Clark College and Lewis & Clark Law School and a national leader in food policy.

  • On behalf of the Center for Animal Law, we’d like to welcome you to Lewis & Clark Law School, home of trailblazing “firsts” in animal law.