We are an enthusiastic official student chapter of the Animal Legal Defense Fund, a national organization composed of more than 700 attorneys who act as legal advocates that strive to improve the lives and interests of animals across the country.
Our Penn State Law chapter will focus primarily on educating the law student populous about animal legal issues. Everyone is encouraged to attend.
National Justice for Animals Week – March 17-21, 2014
Stay abreast of national animal rights and animal welfare issues
Fight for tougher legislation for the prevention and punishment of animal abuse
Contribute however possible to the legal response against animal abuse
Regular fundraising for local animal shelters and nonprofit organizations
Important Links to National Organizations
- The National Animal Legal Defense Fund
- The Humane Society of the United States
- American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)
This student organization is currently inactive for the 2017-18 academic year. If you are interested in activating it, please contact Mary Beth Aber, Cocurricular Programs Coordinator.