Keynote Speaker

Jonathan Balcombe

Biologist & Author

Pamela Frasch

Assistant Dean, Animal Law Program & Executive Director, Center for Animal Law Studies at Lewis & Clark Law School

Joyce Tischler

Founder & General Counsel, Animal Legal Defense Fund

Panelists

Sara Amundson

Executive Director and Senior Vice President, Humane Society Legislative Fund

Diane Balkin

Senior Staff Attorney, Animal Legal Defense Fund

Marji Beach

Education Director, Animal Place

Peter Brandt

senior attorney, Farm Animals, Animal Protection Litigation section, The Humane Society of the United States

Sarah Baeckler Davis

Primatologist and Chimpanzee Sanctuary Expert

Natasha Dolezal

Director of Intentional Animal Law; Deputy Director, Center for Animal Law Studies at Lewis & Clark Law School

Tony Eliseuson

Senior Staff Attorney, Animal Legal Defense Fund

Jennifer Fearing

President, Fearless Advocacy, Inc

Pamela Frasch

Assistant Dean, Animal Law Program & Executive Director, Center for Animal Law Studies at Lewis & Clark Law School

Meg Garvin

Executive Director, National Crime Victims Law Institute; Clinical Professor, Lewis & Clark Law School

Caitlin Hawks

Director of Litigation, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Foundation

Kathy Hessler

Clinical Professor of Law and Animal Law Clinic Director, Lewis & Clark Law School

Jennifer Johnson

Dean at Lewis and Clark Law School

George Kimbrell

Legal Director, Center for Food Safety

Matthew Liebman

Director of Litigation, Animal Legal Defense Fund

Suzanne McMillan

Content Director, Farm Animal Welfare Campaign, American Society for the Protection of Animals

Dr. Lori Marino

President, The Whale Sanctuary Project

Russ Mead

General Counsel, Animal Law Coalition

Jean-Marc Neumann

Attorney, Lecturer and Animal Law Consultant; Founder, Educational Group for Animal Law Studies (EGALS)

lauren Ornelas

Founder and Executive Director: Food Empowerment Project

Nancy Perry

senior vice president, Government Relations, ASPCA

Ed Stewart

President and Co-founder, Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

Joyce Tischler

Founder & General Counsel, Animal Legal Defense Fund

Carolyn Walker

Partner, Stoel Rives LLP

Stephen Wells

Executive Director, Animal Legal Defense Fund