Why I applied to law school instead of veterinary schoolJanuary 17, 2017
During the first week of December, Animal Legal Defense Fund founder Joyce Tischler presented the History of Animal Law at Harvard Law School. I heard Joyce give a similar talk eight years ago at the University of Chicago Law School, and it was a turning point for me.
Congratulations to the 2016 SALDF Chapter of the Year!November 30, 2016
The Animal Legal Defense Fund congratulates the Lewis & Clark Law School Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) chapter for winning the 2016 SALDF Chapter of the Year Award!
Congratulations to 2016 Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) Essay Contest Winner Jonathan Morris!November 14, 2016
We are pleased to announce Lewis & Clark Law School 3L Jonathan Morris has won the first-ever SALDF Essay Contest, the theme of which was: “How can we best protect wild animals in light of urban expansion and population growth?”
First-Ever Law Student Scholarship Panel Held at 2016 Animal Law ConferenceOctober 19, 2016
This year, for the first time in the event’s long-running history, the Animal Law Conference dedicated a panel to showcasing law student work.
Congratulations to the 2015 SALDF Chapters of the Year!December 4, 2015
The Animal Legal Defense Fund would like to congratulate the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund chapters at George Washington University Law School (GW) and Harvard Law School (HLS) for winning the 2015 SALDF Chapter of the Year Awards!
Student Animal Legal Defense Fund Chapter of the Year Award 2015September 4, 2015
We are now accepting submissions for our third annual Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) Chapter of the Year Award! The award celebrates a SALDF chapter that has shown incredible…
5 Ways to Get Involved in Animal Law during Law SchoolAugust 28, 2015
Are you interested in animal law? Check out our suggested ways to get involved in this innovative and growing field.
Chicago Animal Law SymposiumApril 17, 2015
On Saturday, April 4, over 70 law students and animal advocates came together to attend the first symposium of the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund’s (SALDF) Chicago regional network.
5 Ways to Stay Involved in Animal Law after GraduationApril 17, 2015
Here are the top five ways to stay active in animal law!
Working Together to Combat Factory Farming: ALDF’s Los Angeles Animal Law SymposiumMarch 31, 2015
On Saturday, March 28, more than 150 attorneys, law students, and animal advocates came together to attend the first symposium of the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s Los Angeles regional attorney network
ALDF LL.M. Scholar AwardMarch 20, 2015
The award provides tuition assistance toward the Animal Law LL.M. degree at Lewis & Clark Law School—the first and only postgraduate law degree program focused specifically on animal law.
Student Animal Legal Defense Fund 2014 Chapter of the Year: Florida State UniversityDecember 12, 2014
Each year, ALDF celebrates our student chapters—Student Animal Legal Defense Fund or “SALDF” chapters—with a SALDF Chapter of the Year Award.
Student Animal Legal Defense Fund Chapter of the Year Award 2014September 2, 2014
We are now accepting submissions for our second annual SALDF Chapter of the Year Award!
Animal Legal Defense Fund Welcomes Kevin RyanJune 19, 2013
The Animal Legal Defense Fund is excited to welcome Ireland’s own Kevin Ryan as a litigation clerk with us this summer.
Scholarships, Grants, Clerkships and other Great Opportunities for Law StudentsSeptember 19, 2012
Whether you are a first year law student or seasoned veteran, there are many exciting opportunities and resources for those interested in getting more involved in animal law.