March 18, 2022

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

The Challenges and Rewards of Impact Litigation Today

Colloquium Room |UC Hastings, San Francisco, California

The UC Hastings American Constitution Society, Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, and Hastings Students for Immigrants' Rights are pleased to welcome Cecillia Wang to our campus for a discussion about the contemporary challenges and rewards of impact litigation. 

"Cecillia Wang is a deputy legal director at the national ACLU and directs the Center for Democracy, which encompasses the ACLU’s work on immigrants’ rights, voting rights, national security, human rights, and speech, privacy and technology. She is a past director of the ACLU Immigrants’ Rights Project and a nationally recognized expert on issues at the intersection of immigration and criminal law, including state anti-immigrant laws, racial profiling and other unlawful police practices relating to immigration enforcement. She has taught immigration law courses as an adjunct lecturer in law at Stanford and the University of California at Berkeley. Cecillia is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer with more than two decades of experience in civil rights and criminal defense." (

This is a hybrid event, and boxed lunch will be available on a first-come-first-serve basis for those who choose to attend in person. 

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