Posts filed under ‘Advocacy’

Conference: Access to Justice for Veterans

The Pepperdine University School of Law is hosting a conference titled Access to Justice for Veterans: Coordinated Responses of a Grateful Nation on November 3-4, 2016.

The conference will address coordinated community responses for veterans’ legal needs and complex intersecting issues. Speakers and conferees will discuss public and private responses in policy and practice, culture and law.  The School of Law invites lawyers, academics, and professionals to participate with speakers representing diverse disciplines and institutions.  Our nation faces a critical moment of reckoning and response to a crisis in veterans’ housing, health, and well-being.  Pepperdine hopes that this conference can advance our communities toward restoration and honor for these public servants.  

Organizers are also accepting panel proposals until October 3.  Submit your proposals to

Click here for more information or to register.

Topics: Advocacy; Conferences & Symposia; Call for Proposals.


September 30, 2016 at 3:10 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Conference on Law and Access to Justice

Dean Managay Reddi and the University of Kwa Zulu-Natal Faculty of Law will host a two-day conference from December 10-12, 2012 in Durban, South Africa, to honor the South African human rights advocate, teacher, and scholar, Professor David McQuoid Mason.  The conference is seeking paper submissions to be published as a scholarly volume.

Abstracts, no longer than one page, should be submitted by April 20, 2012 to  For questions, please contact Penelope Andrews, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law, City University of NY School of Law at

Topics: Calls for Papers; Advocacy; Clinical Education; Legal Education 

March 23, 2012 at 2:07 pm Leave a comment

Conference: Representing the Vulnerable and Remembering Ralph Abascal: Lessons from the 1970s

UC Hastings School of Law is hosting a one day conference entitled, “Representing the Vulnerable and Remembering Ralph Abascal: Lessons from the 1970s.”  The conference will be held on March 16, 2012 from 11:00 am – 7:00 pm.  To RSVP and for more information, go here.

Topics: Conferences and Symposia; Advocacy; Legal Profession

February 27, 2012 at 5:53 pm Leave a comment

Educating Advocates: Teaching Advocacy Skills

This program is an experiential learning opportunity designed to increase the knowledge, skills and effectiveness of anyone teaching advocacy.  It is being organized by Stetson Law School and will be held from May 26-28, 2011.  For more details, go here.

Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Advocacy


January 31, 2011 at 9:14 pm Leave a comment

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