Shaking the Foundations 2016

WHEN October 15, 2016
WHERE Stanford Law School

Shaking the Foundations is an annual conference that brings together law students, practitioners and academics from around the country who share a commitment to use the law for positive, progressive social change. Through panels, workshops and speakers, the conference is designed to provide a forum for advocates and law students to discuss innovative strategies and solutions to the world’s most pressing social justice issues.

This year, the conference will be held on October 15th, 2016 at Stanford Law School. The panel discussions and presentations will focus on building, shaping, and sustaining political power, and our keynote speaker will be Nina Perales, Vice President of Litigation for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund.

Please register at – you may also review the current schedule of panels listed below: