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Speakers

Alexandra Pester

Alexandra Pester

Staff Lawyer

Animal Justice

Atsuko Matsuoka

Atsuko Matsuoka

Professor

School of Social Work, York University

Brittany Semeniuk

Brittany Semeniuk

Animal Welfare Specialist

Winnipeg Humane Society

Charu Chandrasekera

Charu Chandrasekera

Founder and Executive Director

Canadian Centre for Alternatives to Animal Methods (CCAAM)

Daphnée B. Ménard

Daphnée B. Ménard

PhD Law Student

University of Ottawa

Dr. Elizabeth Schoales

Dr. Elizabeth Schoales

Independent Scholar and Consultant

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G.A. Bradshaw

G.A. Bradshaw

PhD, Founder and Director

The Kerulos Center for Nonviolence

Hira Jaleel

Hira Jaleel

Animal Law Teaching Fellow & Adjunct Professor

Center for Animal Law Studies at Lewis & Clark Law School

Jasmine Ferreira

Jasmine Ferreira

MSW, RSW, PhD Candidate

York University

Jo-Anne McArthur

Jo-Anne McArthur

Founder and President

We Animals

Kailey McNeal

Kailey McNeal

Law Student

The George Washington University Law School

Kathy Hessler

Kathy Hessler

Assistant Dean

The George Washington University Law School

Kip Phillips

Kip Phillips

Associate Lawyer

Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP

Lindsay Borrows

Lindsay Borrows

Assistant Professor

Queen’s University, Faculty of Law

Lori Cohen

Lori Cohen

Executive Director and Founder

The Beagle Alliance

Maggie Wang

Maggie Wang

J.D. Candidate

Yale Law School

Marie-Claude St-Amant

Marie-Claude St-Amant

Partner

MMGC

Nicole D’Aoust

Nicole D’Aoust

Partner

Miller Thomson LLP

Peter Sankoff

Peter Sankoff

Professor

University of Alberta

Pooja Kumar

Pooja Kumar

Coordinator

Institute of Island Studies/UNESCO Chair

Sandy Donald

Sandy Donald

Director

Ontario Wildlife Rescue

Taylor Waters

Taylor Waters

Supervising Attorney & Director

David Braff Animal Law Center

Valerie Trew

Valerie Trew

Director

University of Guelph Child Care and Learning Centre

Andrea Gonsalves

Andrea Gonsalves

Partner

Stockwoods LLP

Barbara Klimek

Barbara Klimek

Activist, Researcher, Educator and Creator

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Camille Labchuk

Camille Labchuk

Executive Director

Animal Justice

Chris Liptrot

Chris Liptrot

Global Vice President of Corporate Engagement

Mercy For Animals

Darlene Chalmers

Darlene Chalmers

PhD, RSW, Associate Professor

Faculty of Social Work at the University of Regina

Elizabeth Stein

Elizabeth Stein

Litigation Director

Nonhuman Rights Project

Gosia Bryja

Gosia Bryja

PhD, Conservation Scientist and Geography Instructor

Columbia College

Iselin Gambert

Iselin Gambert

Professor and Director

The George Washington University Law School

Jay Glassie

Jay Glassie

AP Capstone Teacher and Global Studies Coordinator

Calvin Coolidge High School

Joan Schaffner

Joan Schaffner

Professor

The George Washington University Law School

Kaitlyn Mitchell

Kaitlyn Mitchell

Director of Legal Advocacy

Animal Justice

Katie Sykes

Katie Sykes

Professor

Faculty of Law, Thompson Rivers University

Krystal-Anne Roussel

Krystal-Anne Roussel

Animal Law Research Associate

Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Liz Wheeler

Liz Wheeler

Philanthropy Officer

Faunalytics

M.H. Tse

M.H. Tse

Doctoral Candidate

Harvard Law School

Maneesha Deckha

Maneesha Deckha

Professor of Law & Lansdowne Chair in Law

University of Victoria

Meganne Natali

Meganne Natali

Lawyer, Lecturer, Visiting fellow

University of Portsmouth School of Law

Pablo P. Castelló

Pablo P. Castelló

Research Fellow

Animal Law and Policy Program, Harvard Law School

Pierre Sadik

Pierre Sadik

Government & Legislative Affairs Counsel

Animal Justice

Rachelle P. Hansen

Rachelle P. Hansen

Board Chair

Story Book Farm Primate Sanctuary

Sophie Gaillard

Sophie Gaillard

Director of Animal Advocacy and Legal and Government Affairs

Montreal SPCA

Tigist Geremew

Tigist Geremew

High School Senior

Calvin Coolidge High School

Valéry Giroux

Valéry Giroux

Associate Director

Centre for Research in Ethics at the University of Montreal

Angela Fernandez

Angela Fernandez

Professor

Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Ben Delanghe

Ben Delanghe

Investigations Counsel and Staff Lawyer

Animal Justice

Cassandra Hanrahan

Cassandra Hanrahan

PhD, RSW, Associate Professor

School of Social Work, Faculty of Health, Dalhousie University

Daniel Dylan

Daniel Dylan

Associate Professor

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Lakehead University

Eduarda Nedeff

Eduarda Nedeff

Corporate Campaigns Manager

Animal Justice

Fern Levitt

Fern Levitt

Animal Activist, Documentary Producer and Director

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Hannah Brown

Hannah Brown

Director

Animal Welfare Foundation of Canada

Jamie McLaughlin

Jamie McLaughlin

Lawyer

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Jessica Eisen

Jessica Eisen

Associate Professor

University of Alberta Faculty of Law

Jodi Lazare

Jodi Lazare

Associate Professor

Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University

Kathryn M. Campbell

Kathryn M. Campbell

Professor

University of Ottawa

Kavya Parsa

Kavya Parsa

Wildlife Rehabilitator

Wildlife Center of Virginia

Laure Gisie

Laure Gisie

PhD Candidate in Law

Autonomous University of Barcelona

Lla Anderson

Lla Anderson

Law Student

Harvard Law School

Maddie Youngman

Maddie Youngman

MA Student

University of Alberta

Marcelo Rodriguez Ferrere

Marcelo Rodriguez Ferrere

Associate Professor

Faculty of Law, University of Otago

Michaël Lessard

Michaël Lessard

Professor

University of Sherbrooke

Peter J. Li

Peter J. Li

Ph.D. East Asia

Animal Law & Policy

PJ Nyman

PJ Nyman

Corporate Engagement Manager

Mercy For Animals Canada

Sam Skinner

Sam Skinner

PhD Student

Osgoode Hall Law School

Suzanne Zaccour

Suzanne Zaccour

Director of Legal Affairs

National Association of Women and the Law

Tyler Totten

Tyler Totten

Assistant Professor

Department of Social Science’s Law & Society, York University

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