The Berkeley Journal of International Law Presents

“Lawyers on the Frontline: Protecting People and the Planet Over Profits”

2018 Riesenfeld Symposium

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2018  •   UC BERKELEY, SCHOOL OF LAW

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Schedule
12:45-2:00 |Panel on Litigation to Advance International Environmental Justice in Room 100
MODERATED BY
 • Professor Laurel Fletcher, Director, International Human Rights Law Clinic, Berkeley Law
FEATURING
• Paul Hoffman, Partner, Schonbrun Seplow Harris and Hoffman LLP, Leading Civil and Human Rights Lawyer
• Alfred Brownell, Founder and Lead Campaigner, Green Advocates, Liberian Human Rights and Environmental Lawyer
• Roxanna Altholz, Associate Director, International Human Rights Law Clinic, Berkeley Law, International Human Rights Lawyer and Scholar
5:30-6:30 | Keynote Address in Room 110
 • Katie Redford, Co-Founder and Director, EarthRights International
  WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY
 • Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, Berkeley Law
6:30-7:30| Reception in Morrison Foerster Room
 • Hors d’oeuvres and Refreshments to be served 

The Riesenfeld Symposium is free and open to the public.

 

Speakers

Professor Laurel Fletcher, Director, International Human Rights Law Clinic

Paul Hoffman, Partner, Schonbrun Seplow Harris and Hoffman LLP

Alfred Brownell, Founder and Lead Campaigner, Green Advocates

Roxanna Altholz, Associate Director, International Human Rights Law Clinic

Katie Redford, Co-Founder and Director , EarthRights International

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, Berkeley Law

 

For more information, please contact Heidi Liu, Executive Editor of the Berkeley Journal of International Law, at heidiliu@berkeley.edu or (714) 726-2381.