2002 Founders' Celebration Events

Public Interest Lawyering at Home and Abroad: A Comparative Look at How Lawyers Change the World in their Unique Cultures and Legal Systems

April 10, 2002


This presentation examined the practice of public interest law in various legal systems worldwide. Panelists included practitioners from several different cultures and nations who will speak about how causes of human dignity and social justice are advanced in the legal systems they are operating under. The program was designed to assist those committed to human rights and equal justice both here and abroad to better understand how to advance their causes in an increasingly interdependent and interconnected world.