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Center for Animal Law Studies

28th Annual Animal Law Conference (virtual)

Date: 9:30am PDT October 23 - 2:00pm October 25 Location: Virtual


The 28th annual Animal Law Conference is presented by the Center for Animal Law Studies and the Animal Legal Defense Fund. This year’s theme is Impacts on Animals in A Changing Climate. Join our roster of experts to learn about this important topic.

All conference sessions with be hosted on a virtual event platform. Registration is open and closes two days before the event or as soon as the event is sold out. For the full agenda and to register, visit:

Jonathan Safran Foer is the keynote for the event. He is the author of three award-winning and internationally best-selling novels: Everything Is Illuminated, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (both Houghton Mifflin) and Here I Am (FSG) as well as two works of nonfiction: Eating Animals and The New American Haggadah (both Little Brown). He won The Guardian Book Prize for his debut novel, was included in Granta’s “Best of Young American Novelists” issue as well as The New Yorker’s “20 under 40” list of the best young writers in the US; and his books are published in over 30 languages. Here I Am was longlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award for 2018. His most recent book, We Are The Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast was published by FSG in September 2019.

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits are available to attorneys who register for the virtual event, pending approval from the Oregon State Bar Association.

Event Contact

Liberty Mulkani
Conference Manager, Animal Legal Defense Fund