Affirmative Litigation

In a changing political landscape, litigation will be an even more important tool for advocates seeking justice for low-income people and people of color.

The Shriver Center’s Affirmative Litigation Training equips advocates to wield the unique power of litigation to change policies and practices that affect entire communities.

You’ll build the confidence and skills necessary to engage in broad-based and strategic advocacy that gets at the root causes of poverty and inequality. You’ll learn how to leverage individual cases into systemic impact and produce real change for the clients and communities you serve.

Attorneys and Specialists

Ellen Hemley
Ellen Hemley
Ellen Hemley
Vice President of Advocate Resources and Training


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