Eva Paterson to Speak at ‘Democracy’s Last Line of Defense’ Symposium in Chicago on May 26

Event sponsored by (partial list): Law School Admission Council, American College of Trial Lawyers, Flaschner Judicial Institute, Allstate Insurance, Roman Silberfeld, JAMS, Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP, Quarles & Brady LLP, Susman Godfrey LLP, Edward Blumberg, Esq., Cliff Edwards, Esq., Keller Rohrback Law Offices L.L.P., Signature Resolution and Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP. Equal JusticeContinue reading “Eva Paterson to Speak at ‘Democracy’s Last Line of Defense’ Symposium in Chicago on May 26”

ABA Recognizes EJS Staff Attorney Alexandra Santa Ana as a 2022 Fearless Children’s Lawyer of the Month

Equal Justice Society Legal Director Mona Tawatao announced today that the American Bar Association named EJS Staff Attorney Alexandra Santa Ana as a 2022 Fearless Children’s Lawyer of the Month!   Every day, lawyers across the United States represent children in a variety of legal matters including education, child welfare, juvenile justice, and immigration cases. ThisContinue reading “ABA Recognizes EJS Staff Attorney Alexandra Santa Ana as a 2022 Fearless Children’s Lawyer of the Month”

EJS among 60 groups calling on Senate Democrats to address the filibuster and pass voting rights legislation

Fix Our Senate today announced a new letter signed by 60 organizations urging Senate Democrats to address the filibuster to pass voting rights legislation, just as they recently found a way around the filibuster on the debt ceiling. The letter arrives ahead of Democrats’ promised January push on voting rights and Senate rules. Key excerpts from the new letter include: “[W]henContinue reading “EJS among 60 groups calling on Senate Democrats to address the filibuster and pass voting rights legislation”