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The Center on Racial and Economic Justice (CREJ) Presents: Racial Justice Lawyering Symposium

March 22 @ 10:30 am - 3:15 pm

Racial Justice Lawyering Symposium

Friday, March 22, 2024, 10:00 AM – 3:15 PM

This all-day symposium brings together scholars, practitioners, and student activists to study the origins of race conscious social justice movement lawyering, investigate contemporary iterations of race conscious justice models, and strategize interventions for advancing racial equity in legal education.

Racial Justice Lawyering Symposium Itinerary




Schedule – Friday, March 22, 2024





  Event Description:


10:00 AM – 10:30 AM     Breakfast & Welcoming Remarks

  • Morris Ratner, UC Law SF

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM:


   Rebellious Lawyering: Theoretical Frameworks for         Advancing Racial Justice

The panelists will explore pragmatic and theoretical frameworks to movement lawyering grounded in advancing racial justice.


11:45 AM – 12:10 PM




12:10 PM – 12:30 PM


  Bridging Presentation: Moving from Theory to Practice



12:30 PM – 1:45 PM



Restorative Justice Models: Lessons Learned from Race Conscious Reforms

The panelists will discuss restorative justice models as race conscious remedies and share lessons learned for advancing racial justice.


1:45 PM – 3:00 PM


  Breakout Sessions

Student-facilitated breakouts will discuss strategies and priority interventions for advancing racial equity in legal education.


3:00 PM – 3:15 PM




This event is co-sponsored by Abolition & Prisoner Outreach (APO), Career Development Office, Center for Race, Immigration, Citizenship, and Equity (RICE), Center for Social Justice, Houseless Legal Services (HLS), Muslim Law Students Association (MLSA), and National Lawyers Guild (NLG). If you represent a student organization that is interested in co-sponsoring, please reach out to balla@uclawsf.edu.


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