Name : Elizabeth Cooper

Professional title : Associate Professor

Affiliation : Fordham University School of Law

Country : United States

Title of presentation : Advocacy Outside of the Courtroom: Social Change through Policy & Legislative Advocacy

Short Bio : I have been a clinical law teacher for 17 years, teaching litigation clinics (civil rights, employment), lawyering skills, and for the last 5 years, the Urban Policy and Legislative Advocacy Clinic, where students work on social justice projects concerning foster care, environmental justice, HIV/AIDS, LGBT rights & others. I have attended many GAJE conferences and helped to organize the N. America regional conference & produce the related law journal.