Paralegal Membership Application
If you’re a paralegal ready to join the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s Pro Bono Program, complete the Paralegal Application below and you’ll be directed to a payment form to pay your $15 membership fee.
Our Pro Bono Program is the nation’s largest pro bono network for animal protection and utilizes volunteers to support our litigation, criminal justice, and legislative goals.
As a paralegal member, you’ll receive these membership benefits:
• Animal Legal Defense Fund’s Newsletter: The Animals’ Advocate
• One issue of Animal Law Review (U.S. only)
• E-mail updates on cases, news, and events
• E-mail updates on volunteer, education, and employment opportunities
The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California dismissed the industry’s constitutional challenge in its entirety, and forbade the plaintiffs from trying to renew those claims.January 15, 2020 News
The Animal Legal Defense Fund filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for issuing a final rule allowing pig slaughterhouses nationwide to police themselves and kill pigs at very high line speeds.January 13, 2020 News
Ask your state legislators to provide an opportunity for dogs and cats used in research to find loving homes once their time in a research laboratory has come to an end by supporting An Act Protecting Research Animals.January 12, 2020 Action Alert