The Lone Star State update on Animal Law


The Lone Star Update on Animal Law

*A detailed agenda is coming soon.

9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Breakfast & Welcoming Remarks

Elizabeth Dennis, Assistant Dean, South Texas College of Law

Priscilla Rader, Education Coordinator, Animal Legal Defense Fund

9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Criminal Justice

Jessica Milligan, Chief, Animal Cruelty Section, Harris County District Attorney’s Office

Kathleen Wood, Fellow, Animal Legal Defense Fund

11:00 – 11:15 a.m. Break

11:15a.m. – 12:45 p.m.  Legislative Efforts

Jennifer Hauge, Legislative Affairs Manager, Animal Legal Defense Fund

Shelby Bobosky, President, Texas Humane Legislation Network

12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Lunch

1:45 – 3:15 p.m. Civil Law

Fran Ortiz, Professor of Law, South Texas College of Law

Joel Hailey, Attorney, private practice

3:15 – 3:30 p.m. Break

3:30 – 5:00 Special Topic: Houston Aquarium

Adam Milasincic, Trial Attorney, AZA Law Firm

Daniel Waltz, Staff Attorney, Animal Legal Defense Fund

5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Pro Bono Opportunities & Reception

Tom Linney, Pro Bono Program Director, Animal Legal Defense Fund

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