Animal Law Opportunities
Animal Legal Defense Fund Opportunities
At the Animal Legal Defense Fund, we want to help students find a meaningful way to merge their passion for animals with their profession. There are many ways for law students and new graduates to get involved! Apply for a clerkship or fellowship, submit an essay for our writing contest, or apply for a scholarship. Check out our Opportunities in Animal Law packet for even more suggestions on how to get active in this dynamic and cutting-edge area of the law.
The Edge of Extinction: Hundreds of Vulnerable Animal Species in Danger under Endangered Species Act RollbacksThe government announced distressing changes to the Endangered Species Act – weakening one of our nation’s most important animal protection laws. The ESA has prevented the extinction of numerous including the northern gray wolf and the Florida manatee.August 21, 2019 News
Animal Legal Defense Fund and Seeding Sovereignty lawsuit seeks to compel federal government action on climate change.August 20, 2019 Press Release
Lawsuit alleges large dairy company misleads consumers by misrepresenting the source of its milkAugust 19, 2019 Press Release