Spotlight on Impact Litigation

This seminar will examine strategic and legal issues related to litigating impact cases that advance the civil rights of vulnerable communities.  Using the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and an ongoing local disparate impact claim, speakers will place the use of impact litigation in context and share insights into the role of litigation in furthering legislative action.

Training provided by:

  • Laura Miller, Managing Attorney of the Civil Rights Team, Equip for Equality
  • Karen Sheley, Senior Staff Attorney, ACLU of Illinois

Attendees should enter the building at 304 South State Street and be prepared to give your name to security. Please note, this seminar will take place in room 529.

This seminar will be webcast and available on and PILI’s website following the event.

Lunch will be provided for everyone in attendance. Registration is required for all PILI educational seminars. Registration is now closed. 

Contact PILI Program Manager Katie Pieper with with any questions about registration or about the educational programming.