July 11, 2022

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Central Time

Building Public Interest: Civil Rights Litigation as a Tool for Social Change –Gautreaux v. Chicago Housing Authority

The University of Michigan Law School will soon unveil the addition of the Gautreaux litigation to its Clearinghouse of civil rights cases. This launch is an opportunity for reflection on Gautreaux. Please join BPI Chicago and the ACS Chicago Lawyer Chapter for a discussion on equity and justice in housing and the future of civil rights litigation as a mechanism for structural reform. 


  • Norrinda Hayat, Associate Professor of Law and Director of the Civil Justice Clinic, Rutgers Law School
  • Cara Hendrickson, Executive Director, BPI; Member, ACS Chicago Lawyer Chapter Board of Advisors
  • Margo Schlanger, Wade H. and Dores M. McCree Collegiate Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School
  • Quinn Rallins, Attorney, Loevy & Loevy (Moderator)

Register for this event here